The most popular roofing product in the world is Tile Roofing. when it comes to durability, energy/cost savings, and protection, there is no other roofing in the same class. Read on to see why Promar Roofing may recommend that a tile roof is the best choice for your home.
With over a century of performance in the field and enhancements, tile roofing provides the longest record of performance compared to other roofing materials like asphalt. Advances in engineering provide natural shedding and ventilation features, allowing tile to be the main roofing covering in warm and cold climates.
Promar Roofing works with the top manufacturers and the roof styles come in a variety of colors, shapes and sizes. Due to modern innovations, concrete and clay roof tile manufacturers can produce tiles to suit any architectural style from old world and historic to contemporary. The possibilities are virtually limitless.
Tile is fast becoming the re-roofing product of choice due to the durability, beauty and ease of maintenance. Single tiles are much easier to repair than other roofing materials. Due to it’s resistance to severe weather, concrete and clay tiles continue to be the preferred roofing material among homeowners in areas with frequent wind and hail storms like we have here in the midwest. Tile roofing is one of a few select roofing systems to withstand sustained winds of 150mph.
Clay and concrete tile roofs are one of the most cost effective choices because of the long lifespan expected – 100 years or more. Many structures with clay roof tiles have remained intact, functional and beautiful for centuries.
All roofing systems require some maintenance, but under normal conditions tile roofs maintenance is restricted to gutters, protrusion flashings, and venting. With other roofing systems maintenance may include coating, painting, cleaning or sealing the majority of the surface.
Promar Roofing will help you choose the tile that best suites your taste and will enhance the beauty and architectural requirements of your home. Call us today for a few consultation and estimate.
Specialty Roofing Products
Specialty Roofing Products is a general term used for non-traditional roofing products. These products include natural materials like slate and wood shake roofing, manufactured non-nature products like synthetic tile and combination composite materials. The choices can be somewhat overwhelming, but if it is the look you want or if you have a specific architectural need, we can help you find the best choice. Below is a list of some specialty manufacturers of various specialty roofing products.
Davinci Roofscapes natural looking appearance and 50 year warranty redefines the look of synthetic roof tiles with a wide variety of styles and colors. Each tile is 100% recyclable and meets the highest performance standards for wind, fire and impact. A DaVinci roof is both beautiful and durable.
Made from renowned Chic Clays, Celadon Ceramic Slate is molded to the surface textures of natural slate, then fired at extremely high temperatures to make it impervious to moisture, heat, fire and repeat freeze-thaw cycles.
Ludowici’s clay roof tile has been renowned by architects for its beauty and durability. A roof crafted from Ludowici roof tile will typically last over a century and is backed by the industries most comprehensive warranty program.
The Decra product line is the original stone coated steel roofing system and represents a fine blending of over 50 years of research and practical experience. Offering the ultimate in performance and engineering design is what Decra Roofing Systems is all about.
Monier Lifetile has been crafting premium quality concrete roof tile in the US since 1962. Monier Lifetile is the greenest roofing tile on the planet and it has been that way from the very beginning with the longevity of the parent companies, they are the oldest and most experienced concrete roof tile manufacturers in the field.
The Cedar Shake & Shingle Bureau is a non-profit organization that promotes the use of Cerri-Label cedar roofing and sidewall products. With a knowledgeable staff, The Cedar Shake and Shingle Bureau has earned the distinction as a recognized industry authority.