Monthly Archives: July 2021

What’s more energy efficient for hot humid climates shingles or a metal roof
What’s more energy efficient for hot humid climates shingles or a metal roof

What’s more energy-efficient for warmer climates: shingles or a metal roof? You’d be hard-pressed to choose between hot asphalt and hot metal if someone challenged you. What if they were talking of climbing up on a hot-shingle or tar-shingled roof? But it’s close. One is the best choice for keeping your home cool from the top. North America’s most popular…

How Roofing Materials Work
How Roofing Materials Work

How Roofing Materials Work A metal roof might be pictured as a rusted old lean-to covered with corrugated Tin. However, today’s metal roofs are far from this image. Roofs today are often made from an asphalt/fiberglass mixture or wood shingles. While tar is used for small flat roofs, rubber is rapidly becoming a popular roofing material. New trends in roofing…