Standing Seam Guide part 2: Coatings

Choosing the right coatings for a metal roof is one of the most important decisions you can make in a roofing decision. And most homeowners don’t question or understand what they are being sold by a metal roofing contractor. THE BIG RULE!:“Don’t buy any metal roof until you know what the metal is coated with,… ( read more )

Standing Seam Roof Guide Part 1: Panel Design

If you are tired of re-roofing your home and want to do it for one last time, you are most likely considering a Metal Roof. After all, they do last a lifetime, and standing seam is the most common and economical form of  metal roofing used in Texas and the rest of the United States…. ( read more )

What is the best replacement for wood shake roofs?

I often get asked if metal roofing is a good option for replacing a wood shake roof. My first question is always “Why do you want to change?” I get some really interesting answers, and thought it would be a good idea to put some of the most common concerns and follow them with the… ( read more )

Country Manor Shake in Yoakum TX

We put Country Manor Shake on everything that had a roof on this ranch in Yoakum Texas, and we can do the same for you. P. S. The birds even said, with the new roof, their house is cooler in the summer. Country Manor Shake gave both distinction and continuity to the look of all… ( read more )

Home value appreciation with a metal roof.

If you’ve been considering upgrading your home and increasing its resale value, you should know that beautiful and enduring metal roofing is highly valued as one of the top renovation-friendly building materials for rehabbers and new home builders alike.   According to remodeling magazine homes renovated with a metal roof saw an 87.4% cost recovery.

Corpus Christi Home and Garden Show

Al-Co will be at the Corpus Christi Home and Garden Show this weekend February 17-19.  Come by and see us about metal roofing.

Metal Roofing Information for San Antonio

Welcome to our new website! Here you will soon find metal roofing information for the San Antonio and Corpus Christi areas, as well as some of our recently completed jobs, industry trends, and more! Check back often!