At Slate Roof Professionals of Northern New Jersey, our copper roofing experts and designers can install a beautiful copper roof including standing seam designs, on your home or building.
Copper provides a roofing material that is unmatched in beauty and malleability. No matter what challenges the roofer, architect, or designer faces, copper can be a welcome solution.
Copper is a requirement to providing a long term watertight condition to chimney, and valley flashing , stacks ,pipes, vents and any penetration placed thru or on your roof. You’ve seen it on domes, spires, peaks and ridges of homes in your area. It’s malleable and can be used on uneven surfaces, its richness of color runs from bright as a new penny, to rich browns and blacks, to the familiar green patina of the Statue of Liberty.
Studies done on copper roofing in Europe show that in theory, the tested steep slope copper roofs will last for one hundred plus years. Because of its imperviousness to corrosion and its strength against the elements, it is believed that most copper roofs will outlast the structures they top. Their durability is hard to match.
Copper offers these advantages:
- Corrosion resistant
- Maintains shape
- Cleaning and maintenance free
- Lightweight – requires no additional support
- Lower ventilation needs
- Energy efficient
- Leak proof with strong joints in gutters and flashing
If you choose to use another of our attractive and durable roofing materials, please give consideration to the using the strength, beauty, durability, and corrosion resistance of copper for these accessories:
- Copper chimney caps
- Half-round copper leaders and gutters
- Bay window roofs
- Vent pipe flashings
- Chimney Flashings
- Valley Flashings