Due to the variety, cost and robustness, shingles are the most common roofing application type. They are not only affordable but offer excellent quality. However, shingles require regular repairs and replacements. That’s why it is essential to get them inspected regularly to avoid any costly damages later on.
Metal roofing and cladding
Metal roofing is a great alternative to PVC, shingles, clay, and asphalt roofing tiles. It lasts longer than most other materials, absorbs the sun, keeping in heat and lowering the cost of energy, weighs less than other types, and is fire resistant. Also, it is easier to install and lets rain and snow slide off the rooftop easily.
Cedar shakes are aesthetically appealing, durable, and can help you lower your energy bill as it provides exceptional thermal insulation.
GEM rubber roofing
Made from recycled rubber and recycled material, GEM rubber roofing is long-lasting, protects the property from hail damage and also provides efficient insulation.
Concrete roof tiles
Concrete roof tiles are long-lasting and come in a variety of colours. It is cost-effective and adds a charming curb appeal to your house.
EPDM roofing system
EPDM is an extremely durable synthetic rubber roofing membrane. It has a life expectancy of 25-30 years. It is light-weight and can be used for flat, low and steep slope roofs.
TPO and PVC single-ply
While PVC is better at protecting your house from puncture and weathering, TPO is environment-friendly and has a reflective surface that reduces UV radiation and ensures energy efficiency.
Cracks and leaks will naturally form on your roof after a few years. It is recommended to check for cracks and leaks in your roof to ensure timely replacement.
Mould is another sign of wear on your roof. Over time, the dirt that piles up on the roof will have a significant number of fungi. Check for signs regularly or call the professionals for an inspection.
Once signs of water stains appear on the ceiling, check for signs of moisture on your roof. Moisture and water stains suggest it’s time to change your roof.