There are a number of metals typically used to make roofing systems: aluminum, steel and tin. Each of these materials has its own characteristics. Harmony Home Improvement, one of the top residential roofing contractors in our area, will talk about the unique features of aluminum roofing.
Your roof protects your interior from bad weather, helps keep your interior comfortable and contributes to your home’s energy efficiency. However, to do all these things, a roof requires sufficient ventilation. Harmony Home Improvement, one of the top home improvement contractors in our area, explains why roof ventilation is important.
TPO is one of the most cost-effective and durable materials for flat roofs. The fact that it has all the features of EPDM and PVC single-ply membranes at the same price is one of the reasons there’s a rise in TPO roofing installation in both the residential and commercial sector.
Galvanized steel is one of the many metals used in metal roofing systems. It’s widely considered the best choice in terms of sheer durability and weather resistance even compared with copper and stainless steel.
Proper ventilation is vital to the long-term health of the roof and the energy efficiency of the entire home. For the roof, the vents allow the structure to breathe by expelling stale and moisture-rich air out of the attic and letting fresh air in.
You may already have encountered single-ply membrane as one of several potential commercial roofing systems. If you’re unfamiliar with this increasingly popular roofing option, Harmony Home Improvement answers frequently asked questions about it.
Originating from 17th-century France, mansard roofs remain one of today’s most popular styles, thanks to their unique look and benefits. Harmony Home Improvement takes a closer look at this enduring residential roof replacement style.
Green roofs and energy-efficient roofs are often used interchangeably but are actually two entirely different things. As one of the leading home improvement contractors in Connecticut, Harmony Home Improvement takes a closer look at the difference between these two and their unique features and benefits.
Thermoplastic Polyolefin roofing, more commonly known as TPO Roofing, is a cost-effective alternative to EPDM and PVC commercial roofing. However, you need to keep an eye out for a few things to make sure your TPO roofing installation will give you your money’s worth in terms of performance. Here are some of the things that you should look for in your new TPO roof.
Knowing how long your new roof is expected to last is very important during residential roof replacement. Different roofing options have their own strengths and weaknesses. As a result, they also have different expected life spans. This is why we came up with a brief overview of the three most popular roofing options available to you.