Shingle Roofing | Shingle Roof Repair
Lets talk about shingle roof repair. Today there are many types of roofing material to choose from for your roof. The best material for your specific roof will depend on where you live, cosmetics and your budget. Across our country roofing codes vary and some roofing material may not be suitable for your area. For example you rarely see clay shingles in northern states that get a lot of snow in the winter. Here is a list of various roofing material and the level of experience needed for proper repair:
- Asphalt Shingles: Asphalt shingles are the most popular in roofing material. They are also the most versatile roofing material. These shingles hold up well in most states. The most damage can occur in hot regions where the shingles curl or become soft, When a shingle is soft due to the heat, it can be blown off your roof with moderate wind gusts. Asphalt shingle repair is not hard to do. However, you do need to know what to look for to identify other issues that may be present under the shingles.
- Wood Shingles and Shakes: These shingles can really beautify your home. Wood shingles are an old traditional roofing material. They are not a good choice if you live in hot rainy areas. The sun can crack these shingles and if cracked wet weather can quickly rot the shingles. Repairing wood shingles can also get pretty difficult. You have to have experience working with this type of material in order to attempt a good repair job.
- Slate Shingles: Slate can be a very good choice for your roofing material. Some of the first slate roofs were located in the northern New England area and some of those old roofs still stand today. Slate is very durable and a good choice for just about any climate. Slate is an expensive choice and repairing is very difficult. If you have a slate roof that needs repaired, call a professional.
- Metal Roofing: Metal roofing is not just for warehouses anymore. There are some very beautiful roofs made from metal roofing. A metal roof can last a lifetime. It cost more than double a traditional roof. Repairing metal roof can be difficult. Call a professional.
Ryson Roofing has been providing shingle roof repair to both commercial roofing and residential roofing customers. We have years of experience and can quickly identify your problem area. We are fast and accurate and we work within the budget we quote you. When choosing a company for your shingle roof repair, choose Ryson Roofing.