Once used primarily for commercial projects, Steel trusses & Aluzinc selflock long span sheets is now one of the fastest-growing materials used for residential roofing in Accra Ghana.Mega Steel Roofing System estimated that 750,000 steel roofs were installed in accra 2015 and it’s only increased since then. It’s easy to see why. Trusses for roofing are durable, reliable, beautiful, and they will likely last the rest of your life. Need more reasons to choose steel for your roof?
Long Life Span
A traditional asphalt shingle roof will last between 10 and 20 years. A trusses and long span roof will last at least three times that. This makes it a great choice for your forever home. It also has great resale value, so whether you’re planning to stay in your home forever or sell soon – it still makes a valuable investment.
With trusses in Accra nothing beats it when it comes to sustainability. They are manufactured with 25-95% recycled content and are 100% recyclable at the end of their life. Meanwhile, 20 billion pounds of old asphalt shingles are sent to landfills every year.
Steel trusses roofing in ghana reflect solar radiant heat. This means that heat is not absorbed into your home, and your AC doesn’t have to work as hard to stay cool. Reducing cooling costs by 10 to 25%…sometimes more! Talk about efficiency.
Metal roofs may end up paying for themselves! Homes with steel roofs have higher resale value. This is generally because of the longevity of metal roofs, and the increased value they bring to your home.
Steel roofs are simple. You can rest easy against wind, hail damage, and fire. While you should continue with your annual inspections, they don’t require as frequent maintenance as other roofing materials do.
Safety Steel roofs are virtually indestructible and will not spark and ignite into flames during a wildfire or lightning strike. They can also stand up against other elements of Mother Nature, such as high wind, extreme temperatures, or snow and ice buildup.