Roofing Materials

Roofers Explain the Anatomy of Roofs

The roof installed by professional roofers over the top of any home looks like a simple structure made of wood and shingles, metal, or other external materials.

Yet as uncomplicated as a roof may look from the outside, roofers know the truth that a roof is an entire structural system and not just a few parts.

To understand how roofing […]

2023-11-14T19:10:22-06:00July 13th, 2022|

Which is the Better Choice – Synthetic or Felt Underlayment?

Underlayment is a critical roofing component that works with the top materials to create a breathable, yet watertight roof.

For more than a century, this roofing component was only made from felt in various thicknesses, the thicker and more protective, the better.

Today, roofing underlayment is also available in synthetic varieties.

This brief comparison should help homeowners in need of a new roof installation […]

2024-05-16T15:49:42-05:00July 9th, 2022|

Be Smart With Low Slope Roofing – Avoid These Mistakes

Roof slope is a critical detail when deciding what roofing material to use and how to take care of it.

Roofs with low slope or flat roofs or those with a minimal ¼ inch per linear foot might seem like an easy structure to care for, but the truth is actually the opposite.

Though they may be more accessible by roofers, […]

2023-11-14T19:11:10-06:00June 14th, 2022|

What Is The True Value Of Ridge Vents To Your Roofing System

A critical key to maintaining a healthy roof that lasts as long as it should is working with a roof service that understands the significant role of good ventilation.

The presence of a ridge vent at the top of pitched roofing is a critical component that should not be omitted.

Though not every rooftop may start out with one, any roofer repair service […]

2023-11-14T19:11:27-06:00May 31st, 2022|
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