Steel Roof – Pros and Cons

Brad GordonMetal Roofing, New Roofs

Steel roofing installation

What Are The Pros and Cons of Steel Roofs? A steel roof can be made up of a number of different metals that feature different levels of structural durability, rust and corrosion resistance and finishes. What all of these steel roofs have in common is their overall cost effectiveness. As many people are well aware of however, when it comes … Read More

Tin Roofing – Pros and Cons

Brad GordonMetal Roofing

Tin roofing

To start off, when people talk about a tin roof, it rarely means that they are actually talking about a roof that is made entirely from tin. Like a steel roof, a tin roof is usually made up of multiple types of soft metals and coated with an extra layer of protective material to ensure the roof will last for an … Read More

Custom Metal Work for Your Home

Brad GordonMetal Roofing, Roof Styles, Roof Tips

Metal roofing small slope

When it comes to enhancing the look of your home and increasing its overall value, there are few better ways you can accomplish this than by adding some custom designed metal work to the interior or the exterior of your property. With Coast Mountain Roof, you can rest assured that our expert staff of certified metal workers will provide you … Read More

Is a Metal Roof Right for You?

Brad GordonMetal Roofing

Metal roofing contractor

What Are The Different Types of Metal Roofs? When people think of a roof on a house, they are probably going to picture a typical roof with asphalt shingles on top. While it is true that the most common type of roofing material is the asphalt shingle, there are many types of metal materials that you can be used to … Read More

Copper Roofs – Pros and Cons

Brad GordonMetal Roofing

Copper roof & gutters installed

Pros and Cons of Copper Roofs Having a copper roof installed on top of your home can be a great way to rid yourself of ever having to worry about fixing or replacing your roof again. For centuries, copper roofs have been used on numerous types of buildings by people all over the world. While it is certainly true that … Read More

What Materials Can I Use for My Metal Roof?

Brad GordonMetal Roofing, Roof Styles, Roof Tips

Metal roof with skylight

When it comes to choosing a metal roof for your home or commercial business, there can be a lot of uncertainty surrounding the types of materials that are available and are best suited for your specific needs. When many people think of a metal roof, they often picture a flimsy sheet of corrugated steel, or a huge piece of copper … Read More

Aluminium Roof – Pros and Cons

Brad GordonMetal Roofing, Roof Tips

Aluminum roofing installation greater Vancouver

What Are The Pros and Cons of Aluminium Roof As we will show in this brief comparison of the pros and cons of having an aluminum roof, there are always good and bad aspects of any roofing material. Coast Mountain Roof does not install aluminium roofs in the Greater Vancouver areas, aluminum has higher reflective properties than steel, and it … Read More

Roofing Tips For Winter

Brad GordonResidential Roofing, Roof Maintenance, Roof Tips

Winter roofing tips

The leaves continue to fall… heavier winds blow loose branches out of the woods and onto your roof… Now what? Bring the small stuff down to the gutters, then, clear your gutters. And, clear away any larger debris, right away. This is the best in between task you can do to help keep your roof in good condition. Roof rakes … Read More

Skylight Addition during Roof Repairs

Brad GordonRoof Maintenance, Roof Repair, Roof Styles, Roof Tips

blog skylights before and after

Have You Considered a Skylight Addition during Roof Repairs With the cool and rainy weather approaching Vancouver’s lower mainland, now is a perfect time to have your roof inspected by an expert from Coast Mountain Roof, particularly if you haven’t had any repairs performed in the last ten years. Should we happen to come across any issue, our skilled team … Read More

Preparing Your Roof For The Cold

Brad GordonRoof Maintenance, Roof Tips, Saving Money

Preparing-your-roof-for-the-cold

Back to School Means the Cold Weather is Coming! Now that the kids are headed back to school, it’s time for a lot of homeowners to get back into their regular routine around the house. Usually during this time of year that means getting the house ready for the cooler months by checking to make sure there aren’t any serious … Read More