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Can I install a metal standing seam roof over asphalt shingles?

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In most cases
37%
In some cases
25%
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Question: Can I install a metal standing seam roof over asphalt shingles?
Top Answer (37% of 8 votes): In most cases.

Answer: In some cases
Explanation: While not considered a "Best Practice" it and be done but the proper type of barrier must be installed between the metal and the shingles to prevent a galvanic reaction to occur.
JPS-WNC llc
Answer: In most cases
Explanation: It can be done. As long as the roof is solid. We lay 1x4 perlins over the shinges nailing into the rafters the install our metal over that.
Cape Fear Exteriors
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