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Choosing a Roofing Contractor, Choosing a Roof System, Asphalt Shingle Roofs, Wood Roofs, Clay Tile Roofs, Concrete Tile Roofs, Slate Roofs, Metal Roof Systems, Commercial Single-Ply Roofing, Rubber Shingle RoofsSolar Roof Shingles, Green Roofs

Choosing a Roofing Contractor

Roofing ContractorsInvesting in a new roof is an important decision. To ensure the best roof replacement for your needs there are several key factors to consider.

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Choosing a Roof System
Different Types of Roofing SystemChoosing a roof system is a big decision and there are a variety of roof types to choose from. Popular roofing options include asphalt shingle roofs, wood shingle roofs, clay roof tiles
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Asphalt Shingle Roofs
Asphalt_RoofAsphalt shingle roofs are the most popular type of residential roofing product used today. In fact, upwards of 80% of homeowners select asphalt shingles as their roofing material of choice.
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Wood Roofs
Wood RoofWood shingles and wood shakes are manufactured from a variety of woods including Western Red Cedar, Alaskan Yellow Cedar, Eastern White Cedar, and Southern Pine.  
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Clay Tile Roofs
Clay Tile RoofClay tile is a durable, attractive roofing material. In the Southwestern United States and throughout Florida, round-topped clay tiles (called Mission Style and Spanish Style) are popular.
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Concrete Tile Roofs
Concrete Tile Concrete tiles are a durable roofing material available in a broad range of colors, finishes, textures, and shapes. Concrete roof tiles can provide the same aesthetic appeal of clay
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Slate Roofs
Slate RoofSlate roofing is available in varying shades of grays, reds, and greens. The color of the slate varies depending on the geographic area from which the slate was quarried
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Metal Roof Systems
Metal RoofMetal roofs systems are available in an array of attractive, durable and earth-friendly styles. Prized for their long lifespan, metal roofs can be used to simulate the look of other roof systems 
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Commercial Single-Ply Roofing
 Different Types of Roofing SystemThese roof systems provide strong, durable, flexible roofing for low-slope roofs. This type of roof system is watertight and can be manufactured with a “cool roof” surface
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Rubber Shingle Roofs
Rubber Shingle RoofsThis type of roofing can be manufactured to approximate the look of asphalt shingles, concrete tiles, clay tiles, metal panels, slate, wood shakes and wood shingles.
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Solar Roof Shingles
Solar Roof ShinglesSolar roof shingles provide your home with protection from the elements along with the ability to create energy from the sun's rays
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Green Roofs
Green RoofA roof is considered a green roof when it is covered, either partially or completely, with vegetation and growing media that have been planted atop an installed waterproof membrane
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Commercial Single-Ply Roofing - Roof – Roof Replacement- Roofing

Commercial Single-Ply Roofing

Over the past thirty years commercial single-ply roofing systems have gained popularity for use on commercial buildings. These roof systems provide strong, durable, flexible roofing for low-slope roofs. This type of roof system is watertight and can be manufactured with a “cool roof” surface, a highly-reflective surface that increases the energy efficiency of the building. Building cooling costs are reduced because cool roof systems reflect sunlight.
 

Commercial single-ply roofing systems are available in a variety of colors and styles and offer a practical, low-maintenance roofing option. Single-ply roof systems consist of membranes made of strong, flexible sheets of synthetic materials. The sheets are pre-fabricated and manufactured according to strict quality control measures. Single-ply sheets can be produced by calendaring, extruding or spread coating. Some membranes contain reinforcement layers made of polyester fabrics, glass fiber, or felt or fleece backing.
 

Single-ply roof systems can be categorized as thermoplastic membranes, which can be repeatedly softened when heated and hardened when cooled, and thermoset membranes which “set” after heating and remain solid permanently.

Single-ply roof systems are affordable, resistant to wind, and have a Class A fire rating.
 

Low-slope roof membranes typically have three key components, although with some roof membranes a component may perform multiple functions. Weatherproofing layers prevent water from entering a roof assembly. Reinforcement layers add strength, and provide resistance to puncturing. Surfacing is the component that protects the reinforcement and weatherproofing layers from weather and sun. This component can also provide added fire resistance and energy efficient properties.
 

Commercial single-ply roofing can be installed using a range of application methods depending on roof slope and building logistics. It is not uncommon for a combination of attachment methods to be used in various areas of the building. A roofing contractor can provide expert advice about this exceptional roofing option for low-slope roofs.
 

Commercial single-ply roof systems come with warranties against manufacturing defects. These warranties typically cover failure specific to the roof product, and exclude issues arising from improper installation as well as climatic and environmental factors. It is very important to fully understand the provided warranty as well as to have clear knowledge of situations which may void the warranty. Your roofing contractor should provide you with detailed warranty information pertaining to the specific commercial single-ply roofing product you select, as well as warranties offered by the contractor to cover roof installation.

 
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