Glossary of Florida Metal Roofing Terms
Family Owned & Operated in North Central Florida
Tri County Metals has made quality, customer service and convenience the main reason we continue to open locations for our customers. Currently, our four locations in Trenton, Live Oak, Ocala, and Tallahassee make it convenient for you to access all the metal roofing support, products, parts, and accessories you will need to complete your metal roof project from start to finish!
Friendly Knowledgeable Staff
The roof on your house is the most important part of your house. At Tri County Metals our metal roof experts have both experience and knowledge to guide you from purchasing to the installation of your new metal roof.
Energy Star Rated Color Selection
We have 20 Energy Star Rated colors to choose from. Our metal roof panels are coated with Valspar's WeatherXL®. WeatherXL® is a silicone protected polyester coating offering superior color stability, chalk resistance, fade resistance, and gloss retention. At Tri County Metals, Galvalume® metal roofing panels coated with WeatherXL® offer some of the best warranties in the business.
Best Metal Roof Color Coating System in the Industry
Because Florida’s weather is the hardest on metal roofing materials, our Galvalume® roofing material originates from U.S. producers. We then apply Valspar's WeatherXL® which provides you with a new roof that has superior color stability, chalk & fade resistance, and gloss retention. “Make Your Next Roof Your Last!” with a Tri County Metal Roof.
TCM Metal Roof Colors have:
- Excellent color stability
- Exceptional dirt and stain resistance
- Long lasting/durable scratch resistant coating
- Energy Star Rated for energy efficiency
- Cool Chemistry Technology
A TCM Metal Roof is a cool metal roof reflecting up to 59% of the sun's heat energy and resulting in about 23% savings annually on cooling costs TCM metal roofs reflect up to 59% of the sun’s heat energy, resulting in savings up to 23% annually in cooling costs compared to a dark-gray asphalt shingle roof.
- WeatherXL® panel exposed for 11 years in South Florida shows very little color change
- The color stability of WeatherXL® rivals that of Kynar® 500 and Hylar® 5000 coatings while offering excellent resistance to dirt pickup and atmospheric stain.
- WeatherXL® offers exceptionally strong SMP coil coating system that can provide superior color stability, chalk resistance, fade resistance, and gloss retention.
Audited Quality Assurance Program
Not only do we have somebody full-time on our staff that checks every order before it goes out the door, but we also hire a company to inspect our processes and products as well. You can be assured what you are ordering is what you are going to get. It is our commitment to you!
Florida Product Approved
We bring in an engineer every year to inspect how we make our metal roof panels meet or exceed Florida Building Codes and are tough enough to withstand hurricane force winds up to 150 mph.
- 25-year mill finish Galvaume® warranty
- 30-year chalk and fade warranty on painted Galvalume® panels
- 40-year film integrity on Painted Galvalume® panels
Buying a TCM Metal Roof means you’re purchasing a quality Made in the USA product at a fair price. Fast lead times – As the manufacturer, we stock tens of thousands of feet of roofing coil so when you call we can get to your order right away.
We buy the latest and greatest, so you get a consistent quality product. Old equipment can’t match new equipment quality.
We have several company-owned delivery vehicles equipped with knuckle-boom cranes that allow us to get your order out the door and to you quickly. See: Our Locations
Tri County Metals is the manufacturer of premium metal roofing panels and gets your order completed for a same day or next day pickup or a rapid two to three days delivered to your door.
Fully Customizable Accessory Packages
Your one stop shop! All three locations are fully stocked with everything; roofing materials, parts, supplies, and accessories. If it’s for your metal roof, we have it! Getting the proper supplies for your metal roof will take minutes rather than days.
- Underlayments / Purlins
Custom Bend Charges
Need something custom bent? No problem and no charge!
Don’t worry about ordering too much! Bring back your unused supplies and your receipt, and we’ll gladly refund your money.
Contact us at (877) 670-2224.