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Copper Roof Cost Guide

If you are looking for a premium roofing material, you should consider copper metal. A copper roof costs about $10-13 per square foot, including materials and labor.

Because of the high price, many people choose to install copper roof panels only as decorative accents on their roofs. Homeowners love the original golden look of copper, as well as the green patina color that the metal develops over time.

In addition to beauty and distinctive curb appeal, copper boasts fire resistance, energy efficiency, and will protect your home from severe weather for at least 75 years.

Copper Roofing Prices Per Square

Copper is one of the most expensive metal roofing options.

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Stone Coated Steel Roofing Profiles And Designs

One of the greatest advantages of stone coated steel shingles is that they masterfully replicate the look and feel of other premium materials. Most notably, these are: clay and concrete tile, wood shake, and architectural asphalt shingles.

Stone coated metal is considered to be a premium material, and consequently costs more than many other types of metal roofs. On average, homeowners report spending $8-9 per square foot ($800-900 per square) on materials and installation. For premium roofs, prices can be as high as $10-11 per square foot.

Note, price estimates include all materials, accessories, tear off, dump fees, and labor completed by a licensed metal roofing installer.

Because metal roofing is a specialized field,

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Slate Roof Cost – Estimate Prices For Slate Roof Tiles

The average cost of a slate roof starts at $20,000 or more. This is not surprising, since slate is king among all “forever” roofing materials. Its set far apart from the rest in terms of exceptional curb appeal, durability and long lasting service.

Across Europe and US, slate roofs have been used to cover upscale homes and palaces for centuries. They have a time proven track record of resistance to severe weather, a service life lasting well over 100 years, and a classic look that never goes out of style.

How Much Does A Slate Tile Roof Cost?

On average, homeowners across US, report spending about $20,000-24,000+ to install slate on a 1,600 sq.ft.

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PVC Roofing Calculator: Estimate PVC Membrane Prices

Among flat roof options for residential homes, PVC roofing stands out for its exceptionally long service life, durability, leak-free seams and energy efficiency.

The average cost of a PVC roof is $6.5-8 per square foot installed, depending on the quality and thickness of the membrane.

Use this calculator to get an accurate estimate for installing PVC on your flat roof. Price quote includes: all materials and accessories, labor, tear-off and dump fees.

How Much Does A PVC Roof Cost?

Modern Flat Roof - PVC material

Installed on a 1,600 sq.ft. ranch style home, a PVC membrane costs $9,300-13,950. Prices differ primarily due the thickness of the material.

50 mil is the thinnest and also the cheapest.

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IB Roof Systems Cost: Estimate Membrane & Installation Prices

There are many flat roofing options, but my personal favorite is IB Roof Systems. On average, IB PVC costs $6.50 – 8.0 per square foot installed, depending on thickness.

The roof is made from a sheet of single ply thermoplastic membrane, reinforced with polyester mesh (scrim). Once properly installed, it will not leak!

I’ve been installing this flat roof since 2005, and in 12 years not one leaked, except for a mechanical damage to the membrane.

Here, I will discuss the features of the IB PVC membrane, its installation costs, as well as pros and cons.

How Much Does IB Roofing Cost?

On average you can expect to spend around $9,750-12,000 on an IB PVC roof installed on a 1,500 sq.ft.

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Stone Coated Steel Roofing Prices

Typically, a stone coated steel roof costs $12,000 – 13,500 installed on a 1,500 sq.ft. house. Compared to other metal roofs, it stands out for its exceptional curb appeal.

This premium roof is an ideal substitute for natural clay or concrete tile. It delivers all the benefits, but without the heavy weight and expensive cost.

Average cost

Across the US, homeowners reports spending around $12,800 – 14,400 to install a stone coated metal roof on a 1,600 sq.ft. simple ranch style home. This is equivalent to $8-9 per square foot.

Overall, stone coated steel is about 15-20% more expensive than the same roof with a painted metal coating,

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