DG Contracting LLC is the known name in the world of roofing and was rewarded with several awards for offering their best services.
Being a roofing expert, they have given a brief description of the material that is used in doing roofing, which is given below:-
- Asphalt shingles
Asphalt shingles are the most common type of roofing material that is used in constructing a roof. It has a life span of 20 years and this type of roofing material is suitable for those, who are residing in a hail prone area.
- Metal roofing
Being a metal roofing expert, DG Contracting LLC suggested that Metal roofing lasts about 60 years and the metal used in doing metal roofing is quite lightweight and it can be installed over existing roofs.
They further added that there is another type of roofing which is known as Slate roofing and it has a life span of more than 100 years. Slate work effectively in wet climates but it is quite expensive, heavy and it can be easily broken when stepped on.
- Rubber slate
Rubber slate roofs can last for about 100 years and the Roofing professionals who are specialized in install rubber slate are very hard to find.
- Clay and concrete tiles
Clay and concrete roof tiles have an ability to withstand the damage that is caused due to tornadoes, hurricanes and through earthquakes. They are good for those areas having warm, and dry climates, but they may require extra support in order to bear their weight, and are likely to break when walked on.
- Green roofs
Green roofs are designed for those, who like to do gardening because this type of roof is covered with plants that can further help in improving the quality of air. However, they need extra structural support, waterproofing, water filtration, soil, compost, and plants. This type of roofing has an estimated lifespan of 40 years.
DG Contracting LLC reveals that the best type of roofing totally depends on the climate, budget, and house and in order to know that which material is suitable for your area, talk with licensed roofing contractors as they are the one who can make you understand about the appropriate roofing material that suits your needs.