Best Roofing Types

To pick the right roofing for your house, you need to make sure it is suitable for the environment. First you have to check the local weather conditions, the condition of the house visually and the planned budget. So, choose the roofing type wisely when it comes to performing the installation. There is no need to worry about finding yourself a desired type of roofing; because the markets give you various options of roofing.

Here are some of the roofing types existed in the markets:

  • Asphalt Shingles


This kind of roofing is the most demanding roofing materials in the United States. They produce the roofing massively with low installation cost, therefore the popularization of these products are undefeated. The products are also available in many kinds of designs and colors. So, customers can have a lot of options for their construction plans. While the products need constant maintenances and routine checkups to monitor any crack on their shingles; it doesn’t give significant influence to its value.

  • Metals


Metals are commonly used in commercial buildings, although some of residential places use metal roofing for durability, longevity, and aesthetic value. Basically, there are two types of metal roofing products spread over the market which are in the form of panels and shingles. While metal shingles are designed to resemblance traditional roof covering, metal roofs are known as an efficient way to reduce the energy bills by turning them into insulators. But, the only problem is that these kinds of product left denting due to their rigidity.

  • Slate


Classified as strong roofing and relatively more expensive than any other type of roofing. It designed to be light in weight and can resist to various weather conditions perfectly. The product usually comes with a warranty up to 50 years.

  • Tile roofing


These products are commonly made of clays, slates or even concretes. They come with different sizes and shapes. This type of roofing is the only one that comes with a lifetime warranty. It is quite heavy to install these products on your property. Thus, structural reinforcements are needed to support the loads. But, if you are interested to this kind of roofing, worry no more because there are roofing with lighter weight that may fit your alternative choices.

Choosing the right roofing is important because you don’t install it daily. Therefore, take some time to gather enough references before performing the roofing installation.

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