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A Look at Clay Tile Roofing Patterns

A Look at Clay Tile Roofing Patterns

Durable and elegant, tile roofs are among the oldest roofing materials used in homes and commercial properties alike. Despite being made of the same material, clay tiles can vary in terms of appearance. Today, A1 Roofing and Construction takes a look at the different installation patterns used in clay tile roofing.

Testing Wood Shakes for Quality Assurance

Testing Wood Shakes for Quality Assurance

Wood shakes are one of the most attractive roofing options available, but looks alone aren’t good enough. This is why roofing manufacturers put wooden shakes through a series of tests to ensure their quality and long-term performance. In this post, A1 Roofing and Construction discusses the tests that ensure wood shakes of the highest quality. Continue Reading

Why Is the Ridge Vent Important to Your Roof?

Why Is the Ridge Vent Important to Your Roof?

The importance of proper attic ventilation isn’t open to debate. It’s key to roof longevity and preventing premature asphalt shingle curling and ice damming. To regulate attic climate, you need to have enough attic intake and exhaust vents of sufficient size. Any inadequacy and excess could affect the way your roof prevents itself from becoming… Continue Reading

Which Roofing Material Is Best for Your Home

Which Roofing Material Is Best for Your Home

Choosing roofing materials for your home can be daunting if you know nothing about your available options. You need cursory knowledge of how one option differs from the other, how much each will cost and whether the experts you are working with can handle the installation and care of your selected material. Asphalt, metal, wood… Continue Reading

Why Cedar Shake Roofs Are a Popular Choice

Why Cedar Shake Roofs Are a Popular Choice

Building a home challenges you to make decisions upon decisions at every step of the construction process. Selecting which roofing material to go with, for example, can be quite exhausting. You want to make as prudent a choice as possible, especially when you consider how much of your budget will be spent at this juncture. Continue Reading

The Qualities You Should Look for in Roofing Contractors

The Qualities You Should Look for in Roofing Contractors

Not every homeowner has a professional roofer on speed dial. You will likely need to do some research if you want to have some work done on your home. Without research, you could end up with someone with less experience than you need. There is also the problem of being stuck with a “storm chaser”,… Continue Reading

The Benefits of Timely Roof Repairs

The Benefits of Timely Roof Repairs

Your roof protects your family and your belongings from the elements. Together with the other components of your home, it gives you peace of mind. That said, your roof can sustain some damage after a while, whether due to the weather or its age. You can prevent damage to your roofing system and extend its… Continue Reading

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