Rethink Metal Roofing In Hamilton

Metal roofs have become more prevalent recently as homeowners are drawn to their numerous benefits over asphalt shingle roofs.

We've been installing roofs for over 40 years, and we don't suggest installing a metal roof when there is a significantly better option - Euroshield rubber roofing.

If you're in the market for metal roofing, hear us out on why that would be a mistake when there is a better option for your next roof.

Are You Looking For Metal Roofing Because It's A Permanent Roof Solution?

The number one reason people look into having a metal roof installed is that they last longer than asphalt shingle roofs, with fewer repairs needed on avg.It makes total sense. But while metal roofing does have a lot of pros, they have a lot of cons as well. There is a MUCH better option if you're looking for a higher-end roof system like metal: Euroshield rubber roofing.Rubber roofing isn't as popular as metal roofing as it's a newer technology. There is a good chance you haven't heard of it before, and that's pretty common.But when you compare the two, there is no reason to install a metal roof, and we'll explain why. Hopefully, you won't make the mistake of installing a metal roof for your next roof installation, and you'll give Euroshield rubber roofing a chance. You won't be disappointed.

What Exactly Is A Metal Roof, And How Is It Made?

A metal roof is made of panels placed in sections on your roof instead of individual asphalt shingles. They're usually made out of steel though some companies use aluminium as it doesn't rust and is lighter weight.

Benefits Of A Metal Roof

There are a lot of pros to metal roofing systems over a standard asphalt shingle roof.

  • Lasts A Lifetime
  • The beautiful modern aesthetic does make them stand out compared to asphalt shingle roofs
  • Resistance to extreme weather
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Mostly maintenance free
  • Energy Efficient means good savings on your energy bills

The Disadvantages Of A Metal Roof

There are many cons to installing a metal roofing system for your home's next roof.

  • It can make a lot of noise in rain and hail storms
  • Metal roof panels can be dented by large hail and falling debris like large tree branches
  • Not the best to walk on for other trades like HVAC, plumbers etcHard to modify panels if ever needed
  • Metal roofs can expand and contract with fluctuating hot and cold temperatures
  • Colour can fade over time from the direct sunlight

Why A Rubber Roof Is Far Superior To Metal Roofing

A Euroshield rubber roof has the same benefits as a metal roof with the addition of NONE of the disadvantages that come with having a metal roof installed. You read that right. All those disadvantages you see above for a metal roof? None of them applies to a Euroshield roof.It gets even better too.A Euroshield roof is even MORE durable than a metal roof since it can't dent at all.Still not done getting better.To top it off, on average, the price of a Euroshield rubber roof is the same as a metal roof.You can see why we're such firm believers in not installing a metal roof when a rubber roof option exists.You can learn more about our Euroshield roof options.

What Makes Us Better Than Other Metal Roof Installers?

There are many reasons to hire us over another roofing company you might be looking at for your next roof replacement. Many companies will say anything to get the job booked and just tell you what you want to hear.

We're different. Could we install metal roofs for customers? Absolutely. We have the skill and knowledge. We just don't believe in them where there is a better market option for the same price.

We'd instead educate our customers and do what's best for them, even if it means losing out on a few sales for customers that still want a metal roof no matter what.

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You Always Come First

Our core focus is clear: to help out customers achieve their home improvement goals by treating them like family and their property like it's our own.

Installation Experts

We hold ourselves to the highest standards and won't tolerate shortcuts or mistakes. Attention to detail and doing things to the highest quality is what we're known for.

40 Years In The Roofing Business

We've been going strong for over 40 years. We wouldn't still be here if we weren't doing things right. We're never satisfied unless we're constantly improving and perfecting even the littlest details in our business to make customers happier.

The Best Reviews

Our customer retention and referral rate are as close to perfect as a company will get. We've compiled 100s of reviews online from verified, real customers.

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What Our Happy Customers Say

"Thank you for your prompt and courteous service. Your staff did everything I asked and explained everything to me. They certainly went above and beyond, and it was certainly appreciated."

J Roser.

Tampa, FL

"I was referred to this company by a close friend. I am very happy with the work that was done on my house. The roof looks great, and I love my new siding. A very professional job, and I would highly recommend this company to all my friends and family. Gerry's Roofing and Siding is a great company, and I will definitely use them again."


Tampa, FL

"I want to thank everyone at Gerry's Roofing & Siding and Morley Windows & Doors for the terrific manner in which you helped me with the improvements to my parents' home. The difference in appearance is truly amazing. The new windows, doors, siding and eavestrough make their home look fresh and modern. They have received many favourable comments and are very pleased."

Mona L. Ward

Tampa, FL

We're a mission-driven company that is driven by excellence, integrity and teamwork to accomplish the best results for our customers.

Your Roof Is In Trusted Hands

We understand that the process of finding a roofing company to handle your new roof can be a daunting task. It's a big purchase and one you don't take lightly. You aren't sure who to trust and want to make sure you make the right choice.

We get it. We've worked with 1000s of people just like you over the years.

If you give us a chance, we'll make this process as stress-free and easy as possible for you. We use high-pressure sales tactics and believe in educating our customers on all their options with the pros and cons. Then let them make the most comfortable decision that is right for them.

A New Residential Rubber Roof Replacement

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  • We offer a Lifetime Workmanship Guarantee and stand behind our products 100%
  • Our city license numbers are 01951, 00689
  • Ask our knowledgeable estimators about our easy payment plan through HOME TRUST O.A.C.

Proudly Installing New Roofs In The Hamilton And Surrounding Area

We've called Hamilton, Ontario, our home for over 40 years, with our main office and showroom located in a core part of the city. But we don't just limit our work to Hamilton. While the below list of cities isn't a complete list. Rest assured, if you're nearby Hamilton, give us a call, and we'd love a chance to win the right to work on your project.

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Gerry's Roofing & Siding

49 Morley Street
Hamilton, ON
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