Asphalt roofing shingles have been a material of choice in construction since 1847. Available in a variety of options with many textures and colors to choose from, nothing else can compare to the benefits it presents to your budget. At a fraction of the cost of other roofing materials, asphalt shingles will compliment the unique beauty and charm of your home. Today, asphalt composition shingles are composed of a reinforced base mat, a modified asphalt binder and ceramic granules.
Cedar Shakes & Shingles
The warmth and beauty of a natural cedar shake goes beyond enhancing the appearance of your home. It reflects pride of ownership and, most importantly, it shows a real sense of value. Real Western Red Cedar is the original true green choice and the only truly renewable roofing material. It has the lowest carbon footprint of any roofing material on the planet.
Used in construction for centuries, Slate has certainly withstood the test of time. It can still be seen on some of the world’s oldest buildings. Not only is it aesthetically pleasing —other roofing materials pale in comparison to the longevity of natural Slate that can have a life-span of 75 years. Due to its mineral components many variations in color is exhibited and its rich texture and look will appeal to any design savvy homeowner.
For centuries, tile has maintained its appeal with architects, builders and homeowners around the world. Evoking beauty and durability, tile has been showcased on some of the world’s oldest homes. It is considered, by manufacturers, as an environmentally responsible choice due to its distinction as a naturally occurring material and due to efforts taken in the production process to achieve a low environmental impact.
Synthetic roofing materials are produced to resemble the look of their natural counterpart slate, tile, cedar shakes or shingles. Offered in an array of colors and textures there is a synthetic product to satisfy your design needs. Synthetic roofing products are manufactured using state-of-the-art technology and are said to be “green” because they are made from post industrial and post consumer…
Residential metal roofs are not only highly regarded for their visual appeal, but also for their sustainability and strength. Metal roofs can be manufactured to mimic the look of other roofing products such as: cedar shakes, slate, tile or asphalt shingles. With its versatility of design and range of colors, there is a metal roof that will satisfy the esthetic desires of any homeowner!
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