Renewing your roof allow rate addition & communicate the feel and look of your home. Apart from the fact roof framing and correct installation are essential, the selection of roofing material improves your exterior. This blog post describes the most popular materials used by roofing contractors in Chennai.
Clay Tiles & Concrete
Roofs made of concrete & clay tiles are stylish due to further texture. Clay tiles are fully flat and ribbed are very strong although they are heavy. Concrete tiles are not as expensive as clay tile but are also heavy.
>> They last for about 40-50 years
>> Are non-combustible
>> Clay tiles are expensive.
>> They are heavy
>> They need additional framing
Metal roofs are lightweight, stands for a long time and fine in harvesting water. The two types of metal roofing available are shingles and panels which come in stainless still, copper, zinc metals & Aluminium.
>> They are strong compared to wood or asphalt. They are standing for about 40-70 years.
>> Reflects solar
>> They are pretty expensive.
Asphalt shingles are mainly used roofing material. They are accepted because they are simple to install and very reasonable. Organic materials can be used to support the shingles without changing its look.
>> Easily available
>> Can be accessed in a variety of colours
>> It is less expensive compared to other roofing materials.
>> The quality is not guaranteed
>> As compared to other materials, it does not provide insulation.
Synthetic products for roofing are now available. They are designed for their look, texture, & colours are similar to that of natural materials. They are strong and can be maintained easily.
Further, it is suitable to ensure the brochures of the manufacturer to choose the full-size of the samples.
>> As compared to other roofing, they are Very Cheap.
>> Non-fragile and Lightweight
>> Long lasting. The expected lifespan is 50 years if maintained.
>> Some absorbs water
>> Some have poor quality