Tacoma Composition Roof
We are a professional roofing contractor with experience in composition roof services in Tacoma. Composition roof shingles have been developed in a variety of composite roof formulations ranging from cellulose or fiberglass matting coated with asphalt and ceramic granules or a thin slice of wood or slate to slate-type polypropylene and calcium carbonate, or tiles produced from plastic, rubber, or fiber cement.
A composition roof allows for increased protection from the elements, and by its very description as a composite roof, the parts that make up the composite contribute to the strength of the roofing.
The following includes a few of the advantages afforded by a composition roof:
- Long lifespan
- Curb appeal
- Style choices ranging from simple to upscale, and most any color
- Available with additives for added resistance to moss, lichen, algae & UV
- Resistant to cracking, peeling, warping and splitting
- Minimal maintenance
Call Rainier Roof Restoration to learn more about composition roof repair.
Tacoma Composite Roof
In general, and depending on the option, a composite roof in Tacoma is lighter in weight when compared with traditional roofing and has the advantage of requiring minimal engineering for the roof deck or structure to provide support.
These are a few advantages of composite roofs over standard asphalt shingle roofs:
- A composite roof normally offers a longer warranty
- Can duplicate the appearance of most other roofing materials
- Lighter weight than asphalt
- Easier to install and replace
- Fire and moisture resistant
- Most are resistant to algae, fungus and mold growth
- Greater durability
For more information on a composite roof and whether it represents a good choice for you, call our office to speak with a specialist.
Tacoma Composite Roofs
Composite roofs are second only to traditional asphalt as the most common roof for both new construction and remodeling.
The following includes a few common characteristics and benefits of composite roofs:
- Available in colors suitable for any aesthetic
- Flexible and strong, yet lightweight
- Low cost
- Low maintenance
- Impact resistance
- Fade resistance
- Wind resistance
While the function of all roofing materials is protection of the structure from the outside environment, composite roofs have proven to exceed expectations relating to high quality, style options, durability against the wet and cool environment of the Pacific Northwest, and design characteristics that are suitable for most any building design.
Despite our reference to easy repair, we highly recommend a professional roofer preserve the roofing warranty.
Call Rainier Roof Restoration to request a fair and honest roofing estimate. (253) 565-5200