What's New With Roofing Styles & Designs
October 31, 2009
In with the new and out with the old is as true for roofing as it is for fashion. Some of the old roofing styles are fading quickly because of the many options that afforded to home owners today. One of those roofing designs that is fading quickly are the wooden shingles, while they work great there are just more environment friendly means of roofing a home. Here is a little more about choosing new roofing styles to compliment your home.
Eco-Shake roofing designs are extremely popular because they are made from 100% recycled material. Not only is this good for the pocketbook it is also great for the environment. They look good on any type of home and can even be customized to a particular home owner's style. Because these roofing styles are fairly new the future will hold new colors as well as possible differences. They are meant to provide a good alternative to the wood shingles, and so far have awesome ratings. They are good in any type of climate, will not crack, fade or curl and have a 50 year warranty! Research has shown that they can sustain wind over 100 miles per hour, which is an awesome thing for the home!
Concrete Roof Tiles
Concrete roofing designs are another growing trend. They provide an aesthetically pleasing appearance and are incredibly durable. They come in a variety of styles; some of the most popular are the shake, Verona and Mission. They have a 50 year warranty and are especially appreciate in high heat temperatures, because of their durability and heat resistance.