Asphalt Roofing – The Epitome of Planned Obsolescence

It’s easy to be misled by warranties written by asphalt manufacturers. The sad thing is, many of us take them at face value instead of really reading what the warranty covers. In every asphalt warranty, it’s clear that what the ...
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Roofing for Steel City

Pittsburgh! Thanks for the huge turnout at our Home and Garden Show booth since we started last Friday! It's been great seeing people we've already done roofs for plus all of our soon-to-be customers! If you haven't made it, be sure to come ...
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Metallic Coatings

All Steel Roofing has a protective barrier on both sides of the sheet called a metallic coating which protects against rusting. This is underneath and separate from any paint which imparts color to the product. There are two types of ...
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If there's one thing homeowners are confused about, or don't take the time to research, is the difference between the various standing seam products on the market today. The biggest reason for this is that they usually can't compare panels ...
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See us at the Duquesne Light Pittsburgh Home & Garden Show

Distinctive Metal Roofing will be at the 32nd annual Duquesne Light Pittsburgh Home & Garden Show, March 6th through the 15th at the Pittsburgh Convention Center. During those ten days in March, hundreds of thousands of homeowners from across the ...
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See us at the Cleveland Home & Remodeling Expo

Mark your calendars for the Cleveland Home & Remodeling Expo. It's the best place to find fresh ideas and smart advice for remodeling, home improvement, redesign, and Distinctive Metal Roofing! We'll be there to show you the very best metal ...
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New Arrowline Slate Roof in Aliquippa, PA

Thanks to Mary of Aliquippa, PA...the proud new owner of an Charcoal Blend Arrrowline Slate roof! Now, Mary's house will never need another roof. Arrowline’s Metal Slate roofing combines old-world charm and unsurpassed performance. It also has a lifetime warranty ...
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Stone Coated Metal Roofing Materials Can Collect Mold and Algae

While Distinctive Metal Roofing installs stone coated metal roofing materials occasionally, we caution those living in heavily shaded/wooded locations against it due to potential mold and algae growth. With their heavily granulated surface that retains mold and algae, if you're ...
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Buyer Beware: Cheap Metal Roofing Is Alive And Well!

The awareness of metal roofing has grown tenfold over the last 5 years. The biggest reason is that homeowners are fed up with replacing their roof every 10 - 15 years and are searching for a better alternative. Another reason ...
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Do you have a favorite roofer?

Unless it's us, of course, having a favorite roofer is not a good thing! That means you've seen them more than once in your lifetime. Asphalt roofers and manufacturers thrive on repeat business. Sadly, you're unlikely to ever need us ...
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36040 Caronia Circle
Avon, Ohio 44011


322 North Shore Drive
Bldg. 1B, Suite 200
Pittsburgh, PA 15212

Distinctive Metal Roofing is a proud member of the Metal Roofing Alliance