Metal roofing is an increasingly popular choice among homeowners and facility managers alike. Known for their exceptional durability, metal roofs come in a wide variety of colors and configurations. Innovations in paint and coating technology have helped improve the performance of these roofing systems significantly, alleviating worries of corrosion. [Read more…]
Hail storms can affect the appearance and performance of roofing systems. However, there is a far more serious and potentially harmful problem that can arise as a result of these natural occurrences. Today, we discuss the correlation between carbon monoxide leaks and hail damage on roofs. [Read more…]
For a roof to be able to shield you from the elements, it must be strong enough to support the weight of the shingles. Its thickness depends a lot on the size of the rafters. There are other factors though, including the sheathing and shingles. Feller Roofing of New Braunfels, the area’s most trusted roofing expert, discusses them here.
Metal roofing is one of the few fire-resistant roofing materials available. Fire resistance is a top-of-mind issue for those who live in wildfire-prone areas. Wind-blown embers from wildfires can set fire to their homes, most often landing on their roof. The number one investment you can make for your dwelling is to protect the roof from fire.
While appearance is an important factor when choosing a roofing material, you also need to make sure that it is suitable for your location. Extreme temperatures can cause certain roofs to crack and fail early. If you live in an area with a warm climate, you need something that can withstand the heat.