There are several myths about a metal roof including that they are “noisy” when it rains. Metal roofs are applied on top of a self-adhering membrane – Polystik - for added moisture prevention. This rubberized membrane is placed on top of a plywood substrate - and the combination of the two - significantly abates noise. Click here to see some of the other myths about metal roofing.
Residential: Metal Roof
A very popular, practical, and excellent long-term building material selection for the Florida environment – especially in coastal locations – is a metal roof. With a stringent attachment pattern and additional tie-down strapping to connect the roof trusses to the vertical walls, a metal roof offers superior performance during hurricane events.
As one of the region’s largest metal roofing manufacturers, Mullet’s Aluminum offers a proprietary MAPI Standing Seam (Florida Product Approval #18525) and MAPI 5-V (Florida Product Approval #27514) metal roofing panel profile. In addition to manufacturing, Mullet’s Aluminum is also a Florida licensed Roofing Contractor (CCC057430) and can provide expert installation services.