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How does your roof color choice impact energy efficiency?

March 28, 2022

Color is a personal choice, but here’s another factor to consider when choosing a new roof and its color for your home: energy efficiency and savings. How does roof color impact energy efficiency? Roof color impacts energy efficiency, especially with a metal roof. Our roofing products have reflective pigments that allow even dark colors to… ( read more )

The Right Roof Saves Money and Time

February 28, 2022

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When it’s time to buy a new roof, you can save money with metal. Here are just 4 ways an investment in quality pays you back while adding value to your home.  Eliminates roof replacement cost  Works well with solar panels  Reduces your energy costs  Minimizes roof maintenance costs Aluminum Shake metal roofing provides many… ( read more )

Solar Panels + The Right Metal Roof

January 28, 2022

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Oahu homeowners now have more options for choosing which type of energy collection system, beyond solar panels, to put on their roof. Though these newer roofing products are developing, their longevity is not yet known. High cost, supply, and installation issues can have people waiting for a year or more for their roof with some… ( read more )

Roof Warranty? You need 2 for your Oahu home.

December 26, 2021

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As a wise consumer, we understand that you research product and service warranties for every significant purchase to protect your investment. A new roof is a major investment.  When you purchase a new roof, you should receive not 1 roof warranty, but 2 in writing.  The 1st comes from the manufacturer covering the integrity of… ( read more )

The challenges of roofing on Oahu: Roofing Availability

November 30, 2021

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There’s no end to the joys of living here on a beautiful Pacific island. And there is no end to the list of challenges, either. One of those challenges doesn’t have to be getting the right roof for your Honolulu home, when you want and need it. We can do that. How? Aluminum Shake Roofing’s… ( read more )

Honolulu: Metal roofing could be right for your home.

October 29, 2021

Every home and situation is different, and we understand that when it’s time to re-roof, you have many options. Is our local Honolulu metal roofing the right choice for your home and situation? Do you want to reduce to save energy and/or produce energy with a new roof? The special reflective finishes on Lifetime’s metal… ( read more )

Time for a new roof? Don’t settle.

July 30, 2021

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Re-roofing can be a painful process, but it doesn’t have to be. Finding the right new roof starts with setting your criteria. The metrics you use to choose a good roof might be simple: cost, ease of installation, and how fast you can get it done and move on with your life.  This approach works… ( read more )

How do you make a sustainable roofing choice?

June 30, 2021

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We can make sustainable choices in the autos we purchase and how we use or collect energy for our homes. Do you know you can make a sustainable roofing choice? The very least sustainable roofing choice is asphalt.  The most stainable choice in roofing is metal.  How do Asphalt Roofs Compare with Aluminum Shake Roofing?… ( read more )

New Roofing Trends are Here to Protect Your Investment

January 26, 2021

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We often spend a great deal of time thinking about what we want to do to improve our homes and protect our investment in them. Of course, that comes with budgeting and planning—more thinking. Whether building from the ground up, creating an addition, or replacing a roof, architects, building contractors, and homeowners have a lot… ( read more )

A Quality Metal Roof Ensures There’s No Place Like Home

June 26, 2020

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What does a quality metal roof have to do with a classic phrase from an old movie? In his book, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, L. Frank Baum says something that has been quoted millions of times since: “There’s no place like home.”  Few of us have difficulty picturing Dorothy in the movie clicking the… ( read more )

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