Roof life expectancy
The most popular roof product has been and will most likely be for some time an asphalt shingle product. However, there are other options out there depending on the taste, budget and longevity that you’re looking for. In this article, we’ll discuss some of the premium roof products and manufacturers that provide alternatives to asphalt shingles. Each offering a different approach on how to protect one of the largest investments of your life, your home!
Cedar Wood Shake Roof
A cedar shake roof can sure grab your attention. There texture and look can be compelling and offer an attractive roofscape. They are also known to be energy efficient and natural insulators. This can assist with your heating and cooling throughout the year. Unlike standard roof products they won’t expand and contract and will lie flat during the duration of its life. They are a strong and durable product with resistance to different types of weather elements. Cedar shakes do require sometimes more maintenance. It is recommended to get a regular estimate. Quality can vary between manufacturers, so do your research. The shake shingle roof life expectancy can last between 30-40 year. We regular use and promote Waldun products.
Rubber Roof Shingles
A growing roof product choice, a rubber roof product is a permanent roof system. The company Euroshield has pioneered and grown this roof product category. A local manufacturer in Calgary, AB. They offer different styles and textures depending on your taste and budget. The product won’t crack or split and is made from up to 95% recycled tires. It has also achieved a class 4 hail resistant rating.
Lastly, a Euroshield rubber roof offers a life-time warranty for added security and peace of mind. A larger investment but adds greater value to your home. For more information visit Euroshield.
Stone Coated Steel Roof
A strong light weight option that comes in a variety of profiles such as shingle, shake & tile. Stone coated steel resists driving rain and snow, as well as high wind pressures. It is also fire resistant and non-combustible. It will not curl, split or break. It is a permanent roof option.
On the aesthetic side, it offers profiles that are attractive and appealing. Most stone coated steel roof manufacture’s offer a 50-year limited life time warranty. For more information, we recommend and have experience installing these stone coated steel roofing manufacturers:
Choose Jayson Global
With over 30 years’ experience, we are your local grown Edmonton contractor. We have the expertise to assist you on your premium roofing product installation. If you’re interested in having an estimate on any of the options discussed, please contact us today! We look forward to assisting you on your next project!