We know that a well-informed consumer makes better quality purchasing decisions. To help you become more educated about your roofing needs, we've put together some graphics and terms that we hope you will find useful.
The first step to knowing your way around your roof is to understand its parts and terminology. The illustrations below will introduce you to some common roofing terms. We have also included a glossary of terms that you may encounter when speaking with roofing contractors.
DID YOU KNOW?:
Most people think of a new roof as just a contractor installing new shingles and nails. But savvy homeowners know better! Today, effective roofing systems rely on advanced material technology and an integrated systems approach to protect your biggest asset— your home.