Asked by: Katherin Bujanda
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Last Updated: 28th May 2024

A metal roof can be put on a manufactured house.

A metal roof can make all the differences in your mobile home, trailer, mobile home, double-wide, or manufactured home. You can put a metal roof over your mobile home.



What is the best roof to cover a mobile home?

Roof above materials

  • Metal/Aluminium roof. Mobile home owners prefer aluminum as the best type of roof. These are some of the benefits to installing a metal roof:
  • Asphalt shingles. Asphalt shingles are not well-known.
  • PTO is a rubber membrane roof. Firestone defines TPO as:

A metal roof can be installed over shingles, as well as the above. Metal Roofing can be installed on existing roofs. If local building codes permit, metal roofs can be placed over existing roofs without tearing down shingles. Although shingle removal is the best option, it is more expensive and messy.

Keep this in mind, how much does it cost to install a metal roof on a mobile home?

Metal roofing materials are priced between $1,000 and $2,000 for a single-wide and $1,800 to $3,000. For a double-wide they cost around $1,800 to $3,000. They are made from durable metal and can last for a lifetime. You can install metal roofs over existing roofs with or without insulation.

How do you attach a roof to a mobile home?

A mobile roof is constructed in the same manner as a roof over a wooden frame.

  1. Make End frames. Start building your roof at each end.
  2. Rest of the Rafters to be built.
  3. Install Roof Felt and Plywood Sheathing.
  4. Install Shingles and Soffit