When most people think of tile roof, often the traditional Spanish tile. Choosing a tile roof concrete tile, light weight tile and clay tile roofs are important to the aspect of the external look of the home or building. They are offered in a variety of colors, blends, finishes and styles. Tile roofing provides durability and great looks and years of comfort. Some roofing products weight more than other typically, most products that weight more than 6 lbs/square foot require structural investigation to ensure that the home supports the roof. This investigation can range in cost from $200 – $500. The majority of homes that undergo structural investigation do not require structural reinforcement. In the case where structural reinforcement is required, it may range in cost from $500 – $2500.
Shingle Roof (Fiberglass composition)
Today’s asphalt shingles are no secret, they look appealing on your roof. Shingle roof are great, they offer superb colors, beautiful styles, durability and performance through decades to come. Depending on the type of shingle you consider. Composition shingle come with a lifetime warranty. With 70 mph-wind resistance limited warranty.
Flat roofing-low pitch
Modified bitumen (MB) torch down roofing is asphalt based, built-up-roof (BUR) roofing systems designed for buildings with low-slope or “flat” roofing structures. Mineral surfaced MB products are typically furnished with white granules, but are also available in designer color to match asphalt or to otherwise compliment the building. Dibiten is a superior APP modified bitumen membrane reinforced with a high quality nonwoven polyester mat and is one of the finest heat weld applied modified bitumen membranes ever produced not only for residential roofing but for commercial and industrial roofing as well. We also do single ply roofs.
Attic Ventilation might seem like a minor consideration, but when properly installed, it can extend the life of your attic and roof structure – saving you hundreds of dollars in repair costs. According to most building codes, you need one square foot of vent area for each 150 square feet of attic floor space. The minimum is one square foot for 300 squares feet of attic floor space if there is a vapor retarder of the space is balanced between the ridge and intake vents. A balanced ventilation system means about 50 percent of the required ventilating area should be provided by exhaust vents in the upper portion of your attic with remaining 50 percent provided by intake vents.
From flat roofs to composition shingles, to all varieties of standard and light weight tiles. The cost varies depending on roof size, type and debris level, but in most cases a commercial roof system can be inspected and cleaned of all debris for a lot less then you would imagine.