Smart Way to Choose Home Roofing

Smart Way to Choose Home Roofing

Home roofing is one of the most important parts in protecting your home from bad weather and other outside hazards. When the weather is hot and sting, the roof of the house can be your protector so you do not feel overheated. When the rainy weather, your family is also certainly protected so they do not get wet from the rain. Lots of kinds of roofing materials. Apart from the function of the roof itself as a protector, the material used to make the roof has advantages and disadvantages. In addition to functioning as a protector, roof of the house as well as a beauty enhancer exterior of the house.

In this article, we will discuss smart ways to choose the roof of your house. Here are some ways you can do:

– Consider the weather conditions
One of the most important factors that you should consider before deciding to determine the type of roof is the weather and the temperature that is in your area, it is because the material of the roof really affects the durability.

– Pay attention to the roof installation
There are many kinds of a roof in the market ranging from the easy in the installation and the one that very difficult to install. For those of you who plan to install the roof of your own home, you should choose the type of roof that is easy to install. Another thing to note is the installation time, to install the roof also varied depending on who installed. It would be nice if you use people who are experts in the installation of the roof because in addition to saving time they also already know the correct and proper installation procedures.

– Warranty and product quality
Everyone would want to buy a roof that has a good quality product, so the roof of the house can last long and you won’t regret in spending money to buy it. So try to buy good quality products, in addition, there is also a warranty product issued by the store or manufacturer.

– Material Quality
You should ask about the quality of roofing materials from other people so you can compare it. Good quality materials will last longer.

That’s some of the ways you can do to choose the best roof for you to install in your home. You can visit our website to find other tips on roofing.

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Various Forms Of Roof

Various Forms Of Roof

The shape or model of roof construction varies according to the civilization and technological development and in accordance with the architectural aspect. Roof form for roofing like Flat Roof. The simplest roof model is a flat or flat roof. The flat roof is usually used for buildings / terraced houses, balconies whose material can be made from reinforced concrete to the terrace material of asbestos and zinc thickness. In order for the collected rainwater to flow, then the roof is made tilted to one side with enough slope.

The model is a horizontally long horizontal plane usually used for roof terraces. Or even used to create a garden above the house. The roof of this form is the most difficult treatment especially in the problem of detecting leaks. What needs to be considered in this roof plan is to take into account the air circulation space underneath so that the room temperature is not too hot. There is also a Sandar Roof.  Sengkuap roof models are commonly used for additional buildings such as; Hallway or patio, but now the roof of this model is also used for modern homes. Some architects adopt this roof model and then combine it with a saddle roof model.

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Choice of Materials for the Roof of Your Home

Choice of Materials for the Roof of Your Home

One of the important components in the building is the roof, with the main function of shading everything under it including all types of furniture that are under it like the kitchen set in the kitchen, sofa bed, bed furniture and still stout again. Choice of roofing material in a building other than influenced by location, cost and quality of course also influence. Some of the following facts may help you. Ceramic roof with glaze finishing is also a best-selling roofing on the market. Especially with the rise of the modern-style house with the feel of Italy or Spain. This type of tile is perfect for mounting on the balcony. It has excess durability, fireproof and requires only a little maintenance, made from natural so eco-friendly, there is an interlock system (locking or binding). The use of iron, aluminum or copper with a blend of zinc is the right solution for a thick roof. Both in urban and rural areas in Indonesia have many who use these roofs to close all kinds of buildings such as school houses, workshops, and showrooms. It has advantages such as lightweight, practical, material saving (due to its wide shape), Anti-rust and moss, Anti rupture and safe from leakage, does not generate heat, can be installed in any field.

This type of roofing material is fiberglass and bitumen coated with minerals. Including selling in the market with two models, bumpy and flat. The wavy model only needs to be screwed into the grading beam while the flat model needs to be taped to the screwed multiplex on the frame. It has excess fire resistance and is quite windproof, can be worn on the roof tilted to 90 °, the choice of many colors. Zincalume or spandex is also a kind of material that can be used for roofing canopy, roof, and roof for factory or warehouse. Zincalume or spandex is made of a mixture of aluminum and zinc so that this type of zinc alum roof canopy is more durable than polycarbonate. The strength of the roof spandex or zinc alum can last up to 30 years more. The slope of Glass Tile used 5 ° – 60 °. Onduline is a corrugated roofing product and the wall covering material is attractive, lightweight and very strong. Onduline is the 10th wave roof that was first introduced to the market and has been widely used today.

The slope of Onduline Tile used 15 ° – 60 °. High heat and sound absorption. Onduline can absorb the sounds caused by raindrops so that get at creates the comfort of the environment and work environment while increasing productivity in agricultural buildings. Polycarbonate / PVC home roofs are wide-slabs with varied color options and are widely sold per roll. Polycarbonate is commonly used for roofing garages, canopies and for supplemental building roofs. Installation of PVC for the wooden frame using nails, and for the steel frame using bolt nuts. The slope of the PVC Tile is used 10 ° – 20 °. Therefore, a variety of roof canopy that is in use, although generally using PVC. Here are some that are often used as a roof for the canopy.

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Type Of Roof Type

The roof is the main part of a house. Roofing material for roofing depends on the function and desire of the owner of the house. Here are some reviews of the types of the roof for you who are still confused to choose. The roof of the shingle is usually made of ironwood or weather-resistant Ulin wood. The roof of the shingle is used by buildings that emphasize simplicity but still luxurious like Pendopo, Villa, gazebo, meeting hall, and so forth. Can be used for 25 – 40-degree slope. The advantages are Each sheet of shingle has a color, width, thickness and unique pieces that look natural. Make the house feel cool because it does not absorb heat and provide good air circulation for the roof. As for Clay roof. This material is widely used in general homes. The span is made of clay that is pressed and burned. Strength enough. Clay tile requires a framework for installation. Tile mounted on the sloping roof. Roof tile implements interlocking installation system or interlocking and binding. The slope used is 30 ° – 40 °. Excess type of clay tile is a relatively cheap price, has a light weight to minimize the load on the roof, has a compressive strength that can be trodden.

There is also a Roof of Concrete Tiles. Concrete roof is divided into two, namely concrete roof tile and reinforced concrete roof (cor). For concrete roof tiles are commonly found on the roof of a minimalist or modern house. While reinforced concrete roofs are used in homes that will be leveled or that have a relaxing space on the roof of the house. Concrete roofing lately become an option for residential developers. Many minimalist houses and luxury homes in residential complexes that use roofing of concrete roof tiles. The slope of concrete roof tiles used 30 ° – 35 °. The advantages of this type of roof are Coated with fiber and certain additive materials. Concrete roof tiles also have high resistance to weathering, fires, weather, and insects. Concrete tile does have a higher quality than clay tile seen from the strength and variations. But for the selection of middle to lower clay tiles is more suitable. And for residential or urban communities with luxury homes tend to adjust, which of course more have a roof with concrete roof tiles.

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