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Green Knight Metal Roofing Advocates the Cost-Effectiveness of Metal Roofs Despite Latest Tariffs on Imported Metals

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Updated 11:23 AM CDT, Thu, June 21,2018

Austin, TX -- (ReleaseWire) -- 06/21/2018 -- Green Knight Metal Roofing, an elite metal roofing company that serves Bastrop County, Texas, Travis County, and Williamson County, is continuing to save homeowners in Central Texas money despite the recently imposed tariffs on imported steel and aluminum. When the news broke, business owners across the nation began to question the implications for their respective industries, and homeowners started to reconsider the cost-effectiveness of metal roofing. Green Knight Metal Roofing has been staying current on the latest developments surround these tariffs and are reassuring customers that metal roofing is still advantageous and cost-effective despite the newly unveiled taxes.

As a leading supplier of residential metal roofing for Bastrop County, Texas homes and businesses, Green Knight Metal Roofing understands the concerns of those looking to save money by upgrading to an energy-efficient metal roof. While initial costs may increase marginally, overall savings will hardly be affected by the metal tariffs.

Section 232 Tariffs on Aluminum and Steel imposes taxes between 10 and 25 percent on steel and aluminum imported from nearly all foreign countries. As a result, costs for imported metals is expected to rise, while an increase in demand for domestic metals is anticipated as well. Although these tariffs may affect imports of raw materials for many businesses, metal roofs still hold incredible cost-saving potential.

Metal roofs save home and business owners significant money over the long-term through energy savings and reduced maintenance, repair, and replacement costs. Even with a slightly higher initial price, the long-term energy savings will be unphased, saving homeowners large amount over the lifespan of the roof.

For more information on the energy and cost savings of metal roofs and to explore metal roofing options for a home or business in Central Texas, visit or call 512-253-4957 today.

About Green Knight Metal Roofing
The Green Knight Metal Roofing team has been serving the Central Texas area for over ten years with reliable and trustworthy metal roofing services. Every metal roof installed provides its owners with potentially lower insurance costs, energy efficiency, is virtually indestructible, and beautifully hand-crafted. With a focus on residential and commercial properties, Green Knight Metal Roofing can fulfill any property owner's dream.

To learn more about Green Knight Metal Roofing's products and services, please visit their website,

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