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Need a new roof? Covering your existing asphalt shingles with metal roofing might be worth the expense. Here are some pros and cons.


Dec 3, 2012 ... The reason for this is so when the metal roof gets installed, that the ... There are really two ways to install a metal roof over a shingle roof.


Steel shingles weigh about 1/4 what asphalt shingles weigh and aluminum shingles .... In many cases, metal roofs can be installed over old shingles but code ...


Metal roofs have the best strength to weight ratio of any roofing material, allowing metal roofs to be installed over existing asphalt shingle roofs without the need ...

Jul 1, 2016 ... I'm 68 and about to install a metal roof over shingles. I will be using the 36 inch wide metal. You are blessed to have a wife able to help. I'll be ...
Mar 9, 2013 ... Metal roofing panels installed over the properly prepared shingle roof .... to replace my asspoop dingle, ahem, asphalt shingle roof pretty soon.


To start, there are thousands and thousands of metal roofs installed over existing composition shingles and/or wood shakes that have been problem-free for ...


You should not attach metal to asphalt shingles without furring out the ... There are really two ways to install a metal roof over a shingle roof.


Another factor that has increased the popularity of metal roofing is the logistics. ... Still, if you decide to install a steel roof over old shingles, there are five things ...


The old roofing should be removed, underlayment installed and furring .... But the issue of putting metal roofing over "perfectly good" asphalt ...