Joe's Stories

Is a New Metal Roof Right for Your Old Kentucky Home?

August 31, 2018

Metal Roofing Old House Classic Metal Roofing of KY

The answer for Kentucky homeowners is “yes”. Let’s look at some attributes of metal roofing that lend themselves to older homes: Beauty. It’s interesting to see how a metal roof can add beauty to any older home, so we invite you to take a look at a just one old house, and the difference metal… ( read more )

6 Key Components of a Quality Metal Roof

July 27, 2018

If you’re shopping for a metal roof, we have put together a list of six things to look for in any potential metal roofing product. Not all metal roofs offer these features, but we think you will agree that all six are very important. 1. Quality and tested finishes Available in many colors and even… ( read more )

Temperature Extremes Affect Your Home. Your Roof Can Help.

June 27, 2018

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Typical construction methods attempt to deal with temperature extremes, both hot and cold, through insulation. The desire is to maintain comfortable temperatures inside the home as economically as possible. While insulation provides thermal mass to prevent heat migration in or out of your home, building science is showing us other, sometimes better, ways to do… ( read more )

Wind Resistant Roofing: Interlocking Metal Roofing Panels

May 30, 2018

wind resistant roofing from Classic Metal Roofing Systems

Strong winds are prevalent everywhere, but here in Kentucky we also receive those strong winds as the residual of hurricanes and other storms. In the past year, we’ve seen winds up to 85 mph! So, how do you protect your home from the damages that high winds cause?  Wind resistant roofing in the form of our interlocking metal… ( read more )

Old or New House? Buy the Right Roof.

April 26, 2018

The Right Roof from CMRS of KY

The Home Improvement season is here, accompanied by the most active Home Buying season for Kentuckiana residents. The Right Roof for an Old or Existing House Whether renewing your existing home’s roof or contemplating the purchase of an older home, here are 3 great reasons to consider a metal roof for the protection of your… ( read more )

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