How long does it take to install a metal roof?


Most metal roof installations can be completed in a few days.

So you’ve made the decision to install a beautiful metal roof over your property. Or perhaps you’re still on the fence, so to speak, and want to know what sort of installation process you’re in for.

We’re here to help. While there is no ‘one size fits all’ timeframe for installing a metal roof, there is a definite step-by-step process. Understanding this process will help you make your final decision.

Metal roofing is a smart choice because it’s environmentally friendly and thermally efficient. It helps keep you cool in summer and cosy in winter. We wrote about how metal roofing can reduce your impact on the environment and cut your energy bills here, but if you’re already confident in your decision, then let’s cut to the chase.

From initial contact to service quote; roofing and guttering installation to goodbye handshake, here’s what you can expect when you install a metal roof.

Stage 1: Roof inspection and quote provided


At O’Boyles, once we receive a call requesting a free assessment and quote, we get straight onto it. We will:

Stage 2: Quote accepted and date confirmed

Now that we’ve got all the fiddly details out of the way, we’re eager to start installing your new metal roof. We:

Stage 3: Roof installation begins and ends


At O’Boyles, we take an individualised approach to each installation therefore completion time is dependent on the extent of work required – however, we work fast and efficiently. Most metal roof installations can be completed in a few days. We:

And that’s it!

As you can see, metal roofs are not only affordable but very convenient to install. At O’Boyles, we offer the best in Colorbond metal roofing and guttering installation, and have been fulfilling the roofing needs of homeowners throughout Melbourne and Victoria since 1989.

Whether you are interested in metal roofing for a brand new home or an upgrade to your existing home, we’ve got you covered. Our extensive range of roofing and roof plumbing services will suit any roofing needs that you may have.

Our other services include:

No matter what you need for your roof, we’ve got a solution for you.

For more information about our services or to talk about installing a new metal roof, call our friendly team on 03 9718 2033.