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How Much Does a Metal Roof Cost in Charlotte?

Metal is becoming an exceptionally popular roofing material among Charlotte residents.  With increases in design and color options the durability and longevity of metal roof makes it an attractive choice.  And while it’s somewhat more expensive than other roofing materials like asphalt shingles it can offer cost savings over the long run in energy efficiency, durability, and lifespan.

Average Cost of Metal Roofing in Charlotte

The average cost to install a metal roof in Charlotte is between $10.50 to $15.00 per square foot.

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Cost to Install a Metal Roof on the Average Charlotte Home

The average home size in Charlotte in 2022 is around 2065 square feet.  This means that the typical cost to install a metal roof on the average Charlotte home is around $21,682 and $30,975.

Metal Roof Cost by Home Size

The base square footage of your home is one of the biggest factors that impacts the cost of your metal roof installation in Charlotte.  Taking the square footage of your ground floor and applying the typical price ranges for metal roofing can give you a general idea of what you can expect to pay to install a metal roof on a home your size.

  • 1000 square foot roof: $10,500 to $15,000
  • 1500 square foot roof: $15,750 to $22,500
  • 2000 square foot roof: $21,000 to $30,000
  • 2500 square foot roof: $26,250 to $37,500
  • 3000 square foot roof: $31,500 to $45,000

How Pitch Affects the Cost of a Roof

As noted above, the base square footage of your home will be one of the main determining factors that affects the cost of your new metal roof in Charlotte.  In addition to the base size of the roof, roofing contractors take into account how the slope of the roof increases its surface area by using a standardized pitch multiplier. 

The pitch of the roof is the distance the roof travels vertically over a 12 inch horizontal span and is referred to as x/12.  Each pitch has a corresponding multiplier that is standard throughout the roofing industry.  Let’s take a look at how pitch can impact the size of the roof and, therefore, the cost of the roof.

  • 1000 square foot 3/12 roof: 1000 x 1.031 (3/12 pitch multiplier) = 1031 square foot roof = $10,825 to $15,465
  • 1000 square foot 9/12 roof: 1000 x 1.25 (9/12 pitch multiplier) = 1250 square foot roof = $13,125 to $18,750

This demonstrates the way the pitch of a roof changes the surface area of the roof even if the entire rest of the home is the exact same size.  It becomes very clear that the pitch of the roof can have a big impact on the cost of your metal roof as the slope gets steeper.

Types of Metal Roofing

There are many different residential metal roofing systems available on the market in Charlotte.  Each of them has their own pros and cons and the type of metal as well as the roofing system chosen can greatly change the cost of your metal roof installation.  Some of the most common metal roofs available are:

  • Aluminum Roofs
  • Copper Roofs
  • Steel Roofs
  • Corrugated Metal Roofs
  • Standing Seam Metal Roofs

It’s important to remember that the above prices are rough estimates based on the average cost of a metal roof in the Charlotte area.  If you think you’re ready for a metal roof installation, call Roof Medic in Charlotte today to get started on your free inspection!

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7207 Matthews-Mint Hill Road, Charlotte

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  • Avatar L Bridges ★★★★★ 4 months ago
    Fantastic, honest company. Highly recommend them. Jordan is straightforward and knowledgeable, the crew is friendly, and they are extremely efficient. They were glad to answer any questions I had and make sure I understood what they were … More doing. Office staff is very friendly as well! They have an eye for the details that matter in maintaining the integrity of your roof. No regrets going with Roof Medic, and we'll use them for future needs.
    UPDATE: used Roof Medic again for a roof replacement, and we continue to love the company. They do excellent work, have a friendly crew, and are highly knowledgeable. They walked us through the insurance claims process, helping us understand what was going on and why every step of the way. Communication is stellar, and we never felt like we were at a loss as to where we were in the process or why. High quality, efficient work. Will definitely use again if the need arises and recommend this company.
  • Avatar Jessica Klomparens ★★★★★ 3 weeks ago
    Roof Medic was recommended to us by our insurance agent when we had significant damage following a wind storm. Nick Stewart, who we worked with from day one was extremely professional, responsive & easy to work with. We ended up replacing … More all of our gutters and downspouts along with a full roof replacement, which included a new metal roof above our front porch. Chris, who is Roof Medics production manager ensured our job was done quickly and flawlessly. We couldn’t be happier with how it turned out & would not hesitate to recommend Roof Medic to anyone! Nick and Chris were fantastic to work with, not a single complaint!
  • Avatar Christopher Miller ★★★★★ a week ago
    Roof Medic exceeded all my expectations, as a homeowner who desires over communication, exceptional work and true value on our hard earned dollars.
    From the initial inspection, to dealing with insurances, selection of products, scheduling
    … More of installation and finally the actual install, Roof Medic was fabulous. I can't over state how nice, professional and a pleasure Nick, Jake and Megan were to work with (great experience).
    If you're looking for a firm that walks you through all the details and potential costs (no hidden Change Orders) and are responsive to all your inquires, look no further as this is your team.
  • Avatar Glenda Nevitt ★★★★★ a month ago
    I cannot thank Roof Medic enough. Julian came out to inspect our roof that had a lot of moss growing on it due to very large oak trees shading the property. We were sure we would need to replace it soon but we didn’t realize we had storm … More damage as well. He thoroughly walked us through the insurance claim process and even came out the day the adjuster was here. Our roof ended up being covered by insurance! What a blessing that was for us old retired folks. They estimated that they would possibly need two days to complete the job but they were able to finish in one very full day. It was starting to get dark when they were cleaning up which may be the reason for my only complaint. We have found to date 24 roofing nails on the asphalt driveway. I’m just hoping that none find their way into our tires or any visitors we have. I would still highly recommend Roof Medic.
  • Avatar Deanna Duke ★★★★★ 4 weeks ago
    The entire team at Roof Medic was a pleasure to work with! Incredibly efficient from start to finish. I submitted an online inquiry over the weekend, and I had my inspection already scheduled the following Monday. My inspector Nick was … More ultra efficient and helpful - he gave me a clear rundown of the entire process, and was super responsive every step along the way. Once the materials arrived, I was scheduled right away for a time convenient for my schedule, and the entire job was completed in one (long) day! Chris, the Production Manager, was also helpful in ensuring the roof installation went smoothly, extra materials were picked up quickly, and things were left neat and tidy. Really incredible work all the way around! I enjoyed working with the entire team of professionals at the Roof Medic and can't recommend them enough for anyone in need of roofing services.
  • Avatar Melanie Artho ★★★★★ 8 months ago
    Roof Medic just completed installing a new roof on my house. They did a fantastic job. Nick Stewart was great to work with from the beginning to the end of the project. He kept me informed through out the project on what to expect as well … More as up dated on any delays.. My new roof looks great. Everyone from Roof Medic was very professional, courteous and easy to work with. I highly recommend Roof Medic for any kind of Roofing needs.
  • Avatar Jack Arnold ★★★★★ 8 months ago
    Read all the great reviews and being a veteran, I was confident in a veteran owned company. Pat came out and did a great assessment. The insurance company pushed back so I decided just to get the repair done where the leak is at. Paid the … More deposit almost 2 weeks ago and was told that Production will contact me. I haven't heard from Production and when I reach out to the office or Pat I am told they are very busy. I have read in other reviews that their communication is good. I would like to see this. I am not asking for them to get to me fast but since I paid the deposit then at least keep me up to date. I look forward to getting the work done and giving Roof Medic the 5 stars they most likely deserve.
    Update: Production reached out to me and scheduled the repair. Looking forward to commenting on the work when it is completed.
  • Avatar Joy Gilfillan ★★★★★ 8 months ago
    Nick was great about coming to the house he even worked with me to come out to meet the insurance agent. Since it was snowy the insurance agent didn't want to go up to look at the roof so Nick went up for him and took pictures which … More helped the process not get delayed. Knowledgeable about product offerings to help make the right choices for my home. No more leaking roof!
  • Avatar Lynda Evans ★★★★★ 11 months ago
    We are very happy we chose Roof Medic for our roof and gutter replacement. Our roof looks fantastic and so do the gutters. We had a great experience with the company their communication was great. Received several emails from Megan during … More the process. Josh Lloyd was a pleasure to work with very informative always answered my many questions. We feel he went above and beyond helping us with our insurance company and claim since we did have some hail damage The crew showed up on time, very polite, hard workers and left our property looking the way they found it. Very pleased with everyone at Roof Medic and also happy to support a veteran owned company. We have already recommended Roof Medic to a coworker.
  • Avatar Jan Maynard ★★★★★ 10 months ago
    Roof Medic just completed installing a new roof on my house. They did a great job. Nick Stewart was great to work with. He kept me informed through out the project. My new roof looks great too. Everyone from Roof Medic was very professional, … More courteous and easy to work with. I highly recommend Roof Medic for any kind of Roofing needs.
  • Avatar Daryl Stilwell ★★★★★ 11 months ago
    I was part of the committee at Cornerstone Baptist Church that contracted with Roof Medic to install a new roof on our facility. From start to finish Roof Medic and all of their employees were great to work with. I have been in construction … More for almost 50 yrs and have worked around many roofing companies and Roof Medic is the best I have seen. They are very professional, and have the knowledge and experience needed to be able to work well with insurance companies. If there is a legitimate insurance claim, Roof Medic will certainly see that you receive everything that you are entitled to. I highly recommend Roof Medic whether there is an insurance claim or not, because their quality and attention to detail is superb. I recognize a well run project and from start to finish this project was well run and our property was cleaned daily.