Residential Standing Seam Metal Roofing

Standing Seam Metal Roofing or standing rib roof is a term used to describe vertical sheet metal panels. It is one of the most popular roofing, which offers durability and long lasting solution with beauty and exquisite outlook of your home. They offer energy efficient and eco-friendly solution giving a modern look.

Standing Seam Metal Roofing is best for residential units as well as commercial buildings. Its unique design helps it to endure for decades to come.

Here are some salient features of Standing Seam Metal Roofing.

Hidden and Exposed Fasteners

Standing Seam Roofing comes with two kinds of fasteners, hidden and exposed. Hidden or concealed fasteners means the clips, screws or nails that are used to install the roof are hidden from the view. Hidden fasteners provide several benefits.

  • Hidden fasteners do not puncture the panel, giving it a smooth and appealing look.
  • Fasteners are not exposed to weather, saving them from being rusted and degradation.
  • They are safe from wear and tear making them low maintenance as compared to the exposed ones.

Types of Roof Panels and Styles of Standing Seam Metal Roofing

There are two types of roof panels available for Standing Seam Metal Roofing:

Pre-Formed: Pre-Formed roof panels are manufactured in an off-site factory.

Site-Formed: Site-Formed Panels are manufactured using rolls of metal that are run through mobile forming machines, which crease the metal into rigid panels.

There are four basic styles of Standing Metal Seam Roofing:

  • Mechanically Seamed
  • Symmetrical mechanically Seamed
  • One Piece Snap-Lock
  • Two Piece Snap-Lock

Advantages of Standing Seam Metal Roofing


Standing Seam Metal Roofing are twice as durableand long lasting, as roofing shingles. The roof will not suffer from any kind of cracks, erosion or perforation. It provides protection from fire and strong winds. It is designed to withstand the wind speed of 110 mph approx.


Standing Seam Roofs comes in steel, aluminium and copper material, offering you a variety to choose from.


Sleek lines of the roof give it a contemporary look, which is desired by many people. Different combinations of panel widths available, seam profile and rib heights offer flexibility of design.


In standing seam roofs, seams are raised above the roofing panel’s level, making it resistant to moisture. Moreover, Standing Seam Metal Roofing has fewer seams as compared to other roofing styles, making it more resistant to such problems.


Standing Seam Metal roofing can easily shed snow and ice, which keeps the roof light, improves ventilation and prevents ice-dams formation. This trait makes standing seam metal roofing perfect for regions receiving heavy snow and snowstorms.


Standing Seam roofing provides energy efficient and eco-friendly solution and people find it more sustainable option. Metal used in manufacturing the roof is recyclable. Its reflective property helps in reducing energy consumption and eventually controlling your electric bills.

Standing Seam Metal Roofing ticks all the marks in the list of attributes a modern, eco-friendly and functional Roofing solution must have. Its sleek and contemporary design can give your home a beautiful look and its functionality is going to provide you with peace of mind.

We offer FREE, No Pressure Estimates.

We provide our services to clients all over Nerbraska

We are based in Lincoln

Some of the areas we serve include, Adams, Bellevue Bennett, Blair, Columbus, Eagle, Gretna, Grand Island, Elkhorn, Elmwood, Firth, Fremont, Hallam, Hickman, Kearney, McCook, Millard, North Platte, Palmyra, Panama, Papillion, Roca, ScottsBluff, Sterling, Syracuse, Tecumseh, Unadilla, Walton, Omaha, Waverly,York and Many More….