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Choose a Metal Roof for Commercial Buildings

Out of the numerous choices for roofing materials, metal is usually the best choice for commercial buildings. A metal roof is cheap to install, looks great, and is easy to maintain. Need more information…read on!

Why Choose Metal?

Easy Maintenance

With a metal roof, you will not have to go to the trouble of sealing it now and then fixing shingles or having other expensive upkeep procedures later. A metal roof can last at least 50 years with only minimal maintenance required. AND during winter, you do not have to shovel off the snow or get worried about pools of ice. According to the Metal Roofing Alliance, this factor is among the main reasons why metal roofs are commonly used in snowy regions.

Variety of Style

You can choose to install corrugated metal roofing, a design that imitates ceramic tiles or shingles, and many other styles. The wide variety makes it so that a metal roof will look fantastic on a store building, restaurant, or any other commercial building.


Fire resistance is always important in all situations, especially for some businesses such as restaurants, foundries, and other places where fire is part of the day-to-day operations. Using fire resistant roofing is a good way to lower the risk of accidental fires.


When combined with the right insulation and Energy Star rated reflective paint, a metal roof can save a huge amount on cooling expenses. During winter, the insulation properties of metal roofs are sufficient to match those of asphalt shingles.

Contact Cox Roofing

For more information about installation of a metal roof on your commercial building, contact Cox Roofing at 443-449-5273. We are a certified roofing company serving Columbia and provide both residential and commercial roofing services to businesses throughout Maryland. From a free estimate to the finished roof, we are with you every step of the project to ensure that you’re fully satisfied.

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