Are you planning on replacing your building’s roof? The roof material you choose will have a big effect on your new roof’s performance, longevity and energy efficiency. TPO flat roofs are an excellent alternative to EPDM roofs because of their durability and affordability. In today’s article, Alpine Roofing Construction, the leading expert in metal roofing and flat roofing systems, explains the benefits of TPO flat roofing systems.
As homeowners, we often do our own research about the different types of residential roofing systems. Asphalt shingles has been the most widely used residential roofing material for years, but did you know they can work for commercial roofs as well? Listed below are the major advantages of investing in asphalt shingles for your commercial roof.
ResistantWind resistance – Can resist high winds. Note, though, that there are different wind-resistance ratings, from the lowest (Class D) to the highest (Class H). Class H which stands against winds of up to 150 mph.
Impact Resistance – An impact resistance rating of 1-4 makes them ideal for inclement weather conditions, such as hail storms.
Fire Resistance – Asphalt shingles have a class A fire rating, which gives your home one less hazard to worry about in the event of disasters.
Asphalt shingles are recyclable. Unlike other residential roofing materials that are sent to landfills at the end of their service life, asphalt shingles can be reused in pavement and road construction. They have also been shown to increase road and pavement resistance to fungal growth and fatigue cracking.
VersatileThere is a huge choice of styles for asphalt shingles. They can be made of organic or fiberglass materials, and they are available in an incredibly wide range of designs, gorgeous colors, profiles and textures.
Cost-EffectiveAsphalt shingles are very affordable and offer many pricing options. This type of commercial and residential roofing definitely offers value for the money. When you are planning to have an asphalt roof replacement, it would be best to consult professionals like Alpine Roofing Construction. We also offer gutter, siding, and power washing services. Give us a call at (214) 528-9897 or fill out our contact form to set a consultation. We serve clients in Fort Worth, Dallas, and Arlington, TX.
With Texas’ varied climate, it’s entirely possible your roof may suffer from damage without you even noticing it. How can you maintain a healthy roof and distinguish the red flags that we should eye on? Here are the five roofing red flags to keep an eye on, according to trusted metal roofing experts.… Continue Reading
It’s easy to think a roof is just a roof, a component of a building that seems simple enough. The roof, however, carries plenty of weight — literally and figuratively — when it comes to the water-tightness and integrity of a commercial building. Choosing a commercial roof type — and the right commercial roofers — is not that simple, though. Here is some information to help you get started on choosing the right roof.