When comparing metal roofing products, be sure to study the recycled content of each product. What metal is it made of, and how earth-friendly is it?
Here’s a quick comparison of metal roofing recycled content:
Galvanized Steel Roofing is usually around 35%*
Galvalume Steel Roofing is usually around 35%*
Aluminum Roofing Usually around 95%*
Copper Roofing Usually around 35%*
*Of course, these numbers vary by roofing manufacturer. Our numbers are taken from “The Homeowner’s Guide to Roofing”.
Aluminum Metal Roofing Has a Clear Eco Advantage
When looking for an environmentally responsible choice for roofing your home, aluminum metal roofing has a clear advantage. Manufactured from mostly post-consumer aluminum, with a lifetime warranty and often, installed right over existing shingles aluminum metal roofing from Classic Metal Roofing Systems makes a positive impact on the environment.
To learn more about roofing your North Carolina home in an eco-friendly way, contact McCarthy Metal Roofing Systems, your local metal roofing experts.