Frequently Asked Questions
This is a very important question to ask any roofing contractor. We carry a 5 million dollar liability insurance policy and all of our installation crews have complete WSIB coverage including the latest Working at Heights Training.
All of our products carry a minimum of a 50-year warranty. All warranties are non-prorated and completely free to transfer as many times as the house is sold. It is important to carefully read the product warranty prior to making a roofing purchase.
You can walk on a Camero™ metal roof safely without damaging it. However, we recommend that you consult the roofing contractor first. Based on the style and pitch of the roof, our experts will provide the appropriate details on how to walk safely on your roof.
The Camero™ metal roof, through its ventilation system, will provide you with energy savings during the summer months. Our customers report that they save 20-33% on their energy cost after installation. Over time, this will help decrease the life cycle cost of your roof.
It has been scientifically proven that the Camero™ roofing system is only half a decibel louder than a typical asphalt shingle roof. We have never had a complaint regarding the noise after installation.
The Camero™ roofing system has a Class IV hail rating, which is the highest in the industry. Please note that this may help decrease your home insurance cost.
The Camero™ roofing system is guaranteed in winds of up to 118 miles per hour. Please note that this may help decrease your home insurance cost.
The Camero™ roofing system has a Class A fire rating, which is the highest in the industry. Many fires spread as burning embers fall onto adjacent roofs; however, this is not a concern due to our high fire rating.
Lightning strikes the highest point in an area, regardless of the material from which it is made. The Camero™ roofing system does not create nor attract lightning and poses no additional lightning risk to the structure it protects.
The metal roof will not affect your cell phone reception. Most public places have a metal roof in which you are using a cell phone and experience no issues.
The Camero™ products are manufactured with at least 97% post consumer materials.
The minimum pitch is 3/12 to install the Classic Monterey and Grand Terra profile. The minimum pitch for the Quick Snap Standing Seam is 2/12.
In most cases, we can install our product directly over your existing shingle roof. However, we highly suggest that you use our recommended membrane. This membrane is both breathable and waterproof and goes a long way to help protect and insulate your home.
Yes. We can install skylights in the Camero™ roofing system, and we have special flashings to ensure the proper seal and protection.
Yes, solar panels can be installed on the Camero™ roofing system. It is extremely important that the solar panel experts work directly with the Camero consultants to ensure the proper fastening and sealing methods are implemented.