How can I make my roof last longer?

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Roof Maintenance Tips To Make Your Roof Last As Long As Possible
  1. Clean the Gutters. ...
  2. Remove Leaves. ...
  3. Get Rid of Moss. ...
  4. Trim Overhanging Branches. ...
  5. Prevent Ice Dams. ...
  6. Look and Listen.

Should I do my own roof?

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If you don't know what you are doing you can do much more damage to your roof and possibly to yourself. The DIY websites show very simple straight forward roofs and if you are reasonably handy and follow all safety precautions and package directions you might be okay to roof your own home.

What are the disadvantages of a metal roof?

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Disadvantages of metal roofs
  • Affordability. Metal roofs can be as much as two or three times more expensive than other roofing materials. ...
  • Noisiness. Metal roofs can be noisy, especially during a heavy rain or hailstorm. ...
  • Expansion and contraction. ...
  • Inconsistency of color match. ...
  • Performance.