Roofing Materials

Roofing Materials

For Pitched Roofs   Asphalt Shingles Also known as composition shingles or composite shingles, asphalt shingles are the most common material used for a pitched roof. They are made from a mixture of asphalt tar, fiberglass, and a granular surface coating. They are...
What is roof sheathing, and do you need it?

What is roof sheathing, and do you need it?

The roof is arguably the most important component of a house. After all, it is what protects everything inside from the elements.   Whatever material your roof is made of is ultimately held up by the roof deck (also known as roof sheathing), making it one of the...