Category: Roof Styles

Home / Roof Styles
Choosing a Flat Roofing Contractor
Post

Choosing a Flat Roofing Contractor

In contrast to other sloped roofs, a flat roof is almost level and generally not as durable or long lasting as sloped roofs. When a home has a flat roof, they cost less, have fewer maintenance problems, and are easier to install. They are a common architecture features in all styles of homes. There is...

Metal Roofing Is a Modern Solution to Roofing Problems
Post

Metal Roofing Is a Modern Solution to Roofing Problems

For many of the homeowners I speak to, the term “metal roof” conjures up images of rusty sheets of tin clinging perilously to a decaying barn. Not surprisingly, they can’t imagine why I’d recommend a metal roof or why any homeowner would seriously consider it. Of course, the truth about modern metal roofing is actually...

Do You Need a Metal or Shingle Roof?
Post

Do You Need a Metal or Shingle Roof?

Metal or shingle roof; which will it be? There are many good reasons for choosing either one. You must ask yourself exactly what you want in a roof for your home, what is most appropriate to your locality, and what your budget will allow you to spend on your roof. A metal or shingle roof...

Top Three Most Popular Roof Skylights for Residential Properties
Post

Top Three Most Popular Roof Skylights for Residential Properties

If you are thinking about making some remodeling changes to your home in order to improve energy efficiency and brighten up your interior, roof skylights are definitely a wise and worthwhile consideration. Not only do they help maintain indoor temperatures, keeping it warmer in the winter and cooling in the summer, they also add more...

Is Metal Roofing Right for Your Home?
Post

Is Metal Roofing Right for Your Home?

For so long metal roofing has been associated with a zinc sheet tacked to shed roofs or as a fancy finish on architect-designed house. Metal roofing has come a long way and there are now some terrific options available. Types of Metal Roofing Materials The type of metal for your roof is a major consideration...

Copper Finials Add Elegance To Your Home
Post

Copper Finials Add Elegance To Your Home

Copper Roof Finials are an elegant addition to the exterior of a home. They will add value and curb appeal to your residence for many years. Over time, the appearance of the copper finish will take on beautiful light green highlights from oxidation of the metal over a long period of exposure to weather elements....

Four Different Types of Roofing Materials
Post

Four Different Types of Roofing Materials

A home can never be complete without a roof. Roofing is obviously the very first line of defense against any harsh weather, as well as other types of elements which could affect a certain home’s quality, appearance and value. Therefore, it is significant to put some thought into choosing the right type of materials for...

Advantages of a Metal Roof
Post

Advantages of a Metal Roof

The roofing industry has a lot to offer the modern homebuyer, and there are lots of different kinds of roofing solutions. One roofing solution that has seen an incredible increase in popularity in the last few years is metal roofing.

Four Common Questions About Thatched Roof Installation
Post

Four Common Questions About Thatched Roof Installation

When building a distinctive home, thatched roof installation will immediately give the property a unique appearance. Thatch has been used for thousands of years in cultures around the world. While Medieval European homes and taverns tended to use one style of thatch work, other cultures have used a wide range of other styles to provide...

Steel Roofing
Post

Steel Roofing

Steel roofs are one of the best upgrades you can do for your home, and also the best investment. Steel roofs are perhaps the most durable roofs and can last at least over 30 years and are very resistant to inclement weather and outdoor conditions. Benefits of steel roofing · Straight or curved shapes, flat...