Architectural Roofing For Commercial And Residential Building.
When construction your home or business space ensuring that you have the best quality of roofing is important. To ensure that you and you property is protected from animals and weathers conditions such as rain, sun or wind, you need to construct a roof for your property. Roof consists of two parts which include the covering of a building and the framing or structure which supports that covering. Roofing systems vary from EPDM roofing, flat roofs, green roofs, modified bitumen, traditional asphalt, tar and gravel, tile roofing and white membrane roofing systems.
When looking for a roof there are general consideration that people make such as the material, the type of construction and the durability of the roof. There are traditional roofing materials such as banana leaves, wheaten straw or sea grass which are less durable than the contemporary roofing materials like laminated glass, copper and aluminium sheeting.
Although roofing serve the same purposes different types of building requires different type of roofing hence the difference between residential roofing and commercial roofing. The size of the commercial building and residential building as well as the slope of the roof may be used to explain why the roofing design between commercial and residential roofing vary. The size of residential building is small and requires a smaller load bearing capacity and crew than the commercial roofing. There is also a difference between the purpose that a residential roof and commercial roof is meant to serve. The residential roof include allowances for protrusions like chimneys and sunlight while a commercial roof should allow for large systems, smoke stacks, pipes, roof entrances and mechanical needs. The knowledge and skills required for construction of commercial roofing is more complex than of residential roofing.
Architectural roofing such as cedar shakes and slakes provides one of the quality roofing. One of the advantage of architectural roofing is the ease of installation hence less time is needed to install the roof.
Reliability is the most important value to look for in a roofer. There are numerous roofing companies the offers roofing maintenance and installation services for both residential and commercial building. One should hire a professional roofer for architectural roofing since they have a lot of experience and expertise in the field.
A good roofing contractor should have a wide range of experience in handling all types of roofing related problems, proof that they can install quality roofing, affordable cost of installation, their knowledge on the latest trends in the roofing materials and styles, insurance and bonding as well as the warranty on material flaws or mishaps in the installation.