With so many different types of tile, the task of choosing the best for your home can seem daunting and overwhelming. Our professional roofing staff will guide you through the tile options, explaining the benefits and features of each. Once you have picked the perfect material for your tile roof in Rockwall, TX, we will install your news roof with no stress or hassle to you. Call us today at (469) 264-5176 to discover how a tile roof can benefit you.
Tile Roof Installation
Unlike shingles or metal roofing, tile roof systems lock together naturally so they won’t separate from expansion in the extreme weather. Whether you are considering a tile roof for your new installation or for a replacement, our professionals can walk you through every step of the process. We understand that new roof installation is costly and overwhelming, and we deliver product and material knowledge along with procedure explanations to keep you in the loop for the duration of the project.
If you are looking for maximum durability with the easiest installation, concrete tile may be for you. This type of roofing solution can last more than 50 years and won’t rot or burn. Concrete tile is also highly energy efficient, cutting transfer heat by up to 70 percent, according to the Department of Energy. These tiles require very little maintenance and come in a variety of colors and textures to replicate clay, wood, or synthetic. However, concrete tiles are very heavy, and your roof may need proper reinforcement before beginning your installation. Concrete tiles are also very fragile, which makes this installation job better left to the pros.
Because of clay tile’s simple construction, the individual tiles fit together easily allowing one of the simplest and quickest installations available. Clay tile can last well over 100 years and requires little to no maintenance. The tiles are fire retardant, can withstand hurricane force winds, and won’t rot, mildew, or mold. Choosing a tile roof can increase your home value due to the durability, beauty, and customization of the style, color, and look of the tiles. While clay tile may never need to be replaced, it is one of the most expensive roofing solutions.
Synthetic tile has many of the attributes of clay or concrete tile but without the high cost and heavy weight. Synthetic tiles are constructed of plastic and rubber materials and are substantially lighter than traditional tiles. Synthetic tiles also tend to cost about half the price of their clay and concrete counterparts and don’t need to be coated or preserved. Synthetic tiles can last up to 100 years with minimal maintenance, and reflect heat and UV rays, repels mold and moss, and protects against extreme weather.