Gerard Metal Roofing
For the highest level of aesthetics and durability, look to Gerard. We draw on more than 40 years of industry experience to offer metal roofing systems blending the best of both worlds. The Gerard Metal Roofing System serves up natural eye-catching colors and looks, with the durability only 26-gauge Galvalume® steel panels can deliver. Our metal roofing systems offer protection from all types of weather while providing an array of roof ventilation options and the ability to add solar panels. Add Gerard’s commitment to environmentally friendly roofing systems and sustainable business practices, and you have a metal roofing product that can’t be topped. Products and Services Benefits of Gerard Stone Coated Steel Metal Roofing Tiles and Metal Shingles: Gerard Stone Coated Steel metal roofing tiles are an investment above the rest, delivering the strength and longevity of metal roofing, and the beauty and style of various profiles from wood shake and Spanish tile, to architectural shingles and or our Classic Tile. We offer the best stone coated steel metal roofing systems, and 50 years from now, your Gerard stone coated metal roof will look and function in the same way, the day it was installed. Manufacturing Processes Shake Off The Negatives Of Natural Wood – Natural Wood shake is great; its upkeep and replacement costs aren’t. Canyon Shake Tile – Offers the same premium looks, while all but eliminating maintenance costs. Speaking of cost, in most areas all Gerard stone-coated metal roofing systems qualify for insurance discounts, because metal does not burn. Barrel Vault Tile – Want upscale looks without the downsides of traditional clay or concrete tile’s excessive weight and related woes? Look to our Barrel Vault profile. These roofing tiles blend exquisite beauty with energy savings and lowered repair and replacement costs. Classic Tile – Form and function have never been more skillfully melded than in Classic Tile stone-coated metal roofing tile. Granite Ridge Metal Shingles – High-end looks. Fire and wind resistance. Steel’s durability and strength. A broad palette of colors. And a weight two-thirds lighter than heavy asphalt roofing. That’s a lot to offer in one roofing product, but the Granite Ridge roofing system pulls it off with style. Though price competitive with upper-end asphalt composition tiles, Granite Ridge outlasts them right down the line.
Gerard Metal Roofing
Give Your Home A Beauty Makeover That’s Beautifully Efficient! Whatever the style, color or finish of your current roof, there is most likely a Gerard Stone-Coated Metal Roof that will match the appearance of your home. Whether you want the look of an asphalt shingle, clay tile, cedar shake or slate, you can select a Gerard Stone-Coated Metal Roof that will enhance the beauty of your home. It will look beautiful for decades to come, require little to no maintenance to maintain this lasting improvement to your homes curb appeal. Beautifully Efficient There’s more to the beautiful colors and designs of a Gerard Stone-Coated Metal Roof than meets the eye. For example, the lighter-colored roofs are designed to effectively reflect the sun’s heat and reduce the need to cool your home during the hot summer months. Our “dead air” buffer zone between your new Gerard metal roof and old roof also insulates against radiant heat entry during the Summer months, and heat loss in the winter months. What a beautiful way to lower your energy bills! Additionally, this “dead-air” buffer zone is effective against Ice Damming. Standing Up For Durability – Putting Our Warranty Where Our Mouth Is If you’ve heard anyone say that a metal roof shouldn’t be walked on, they’re obviously not talking about a Gerard Stone Coated Steel Roof. Our unique interlocking panel design, rugged 26-gauge galvanized steel construction and proven installation methods provide a strong roof system that can be walked on under normal conditions. Walking and maneuvering on a Gerard roof is easily accomplished without damaging the roof when paying attention to your footing placement, placing your feet in the valleys on the tile edges as seen in Gerards standard metal roofing walking procedure. Putting Our Warranty Where Our Mouth Is. You don’t need to take anyone’s word for how long a Gerard Metal Roof will last. Our roofs come with impressive warranties including a 120 m.p.h. Wind Warranty, a 2.5 inch Hailstone Warranty and a Non-Prorated Warranty for the Lifetime of its Owner (transferable). Also be sure to talk to your Gerard-approved roofing installer about their workmanship warranty. Our warranty terms and conditions is available here for your review. Once your roof is installed and paid for customers and contractors register your warranty online.
Gerard Metal Roofing
For the highest level of aesthetics and durability, look to Gerard metal roofing. We draw on more than 40 years of industry experience to offer metal roofing systems blending the best of both worlds. The Gerard Metal Roofing System serves up natural eye-catching colors and looks, with the time tested durability only 26-gauge Galvalume® steel panels can deliver. Our dry under-deck metal roofing systems offer superior roofing protection for your property from all types of weather while providing an array of roofing ventilation options, and the ability to add solar panels. Add Gerard’s commitment to environmentally friendly roofing systems and sustainable business practices, and you have a metal roofing product that can’t be topped.
Estimating Your Enjoyment: – When you compare the features and benefits of a Gerard Metal Roof against all others, you’ll see there really is no comparison. So how do you determine what your investment amount will be? First, contact an approved Gerard Metal Roof installation contractor. This experienced professional will calculate the cost of your new Gerard Roof depending on the style of the Gerard Metal Roofing System you choose, your roof’s shape and “pitch” or degree of slope and whether or not you would like your existing roof left on or torn off. To find a Gerard-approved roofing contractor in your area, simply click on the link below. Remember a Gerard Stone-Coated Metal Roof comes with a lifetime warranty.
Superior Strength And Better Looking Than Wood Or Concrete Shake Roofing Newly installed natural wood shake may look nice, but few owners want to be exposed to the chemical upkeep and serious fire hazard of a natural wood shake roof. Pressure and fire retardant treated wood shakes are an alternative, but they pose another set of problems. They are prone to excessive warping, buckling, discoloration and chemical runnoff. Lightweight painted aluminum shake roofing is an option, but the roofing is usually associated with unsightly denting and fading — a serious drawback. Gerard stone coated metal shake roofing is designed and manufactured to withstand Mother Nature’s harshest elements for a minimum of 50 years — guaranteed! Canyon Shake metal roofing is not affected by temperature fluctuations, does not absorb moisture like most conventional wood shake roofing, concrete shakes, and asphalt shingles that results in unsightly algae and mold, and accelerates their decay. For maximum beauty and durability, Canyon Shake metal roofing is coated under a fountain of high quality acrylic resins, poured-on natural chipped stone, and baked on clear UV acrylic coatings to create the most durable, practical and attractive shake-style roofing. And with its unique design elements, such as additional dimension and accenting created using darker and lighter colored stone chips to mimic realistic dimensional weathered wood shake, your Canyon Shake roof displays more dimension and color than traditional shake, and will continue to look beautiful over time, while requiring little or no maintenance and upkeep. Canyon Shake Installation Canyon Shake can be installed directly to the roof deck with screws or nails, or onto pre-fastened wooden battens. While the direct-to-deck installation method is the fastest, batten and counter-batten methods offer more flexibility, energy savings, and the ability to roof over existing wooden shake, asphalt shingles, standing seam, and more, on all 3:12 grade or greater roof slopes. All installation methods exceed the industry’s highest wind load uplift requirements. A Perfectly Finished Roof Our full line matching stone coated roofing components and finishing accessories seamlessly create the perfect finished look to your new Canyon Shake metal roof.
The worry-proof roof ® You won’t need to worry about the weight While a concrete tile roof on average home can weigh around 10 tonnes, the equivalent Gerard satin finish steel tile roof would weight just one tonne. You won’t need to worry about the wind Because Gerard interlocking tiles are fixed horizontally, a Gerard roof is significantly more secure in high winds than vertically fixed roofs such as concrete tiles or longrun iron. You won’t need to worry about the rain A properly installed Gerard steel tile roof is fully weatherproof, and unlike traditional concrete or clay tiles, Gerard tiles won’t crack and let in water. You won’t need to worry about sea spray The protective coatings on Gerard roof tiles include a special combination of aluminium and zinc, which provides up to eight times the corrosion resistance of alternative steel roofing products. You won’t need to worry about snow or ice Gerard roofs have been well proven in the cold. They are unaffected by show, frost or ice and because the tiles are made of steel, they can easily withstand heavy snow loadings.