Tile Roofing Overview
Timeless beauty and lifetime durability. When you think of residential tile roofing services Fort Worth – that should be what comes to mind. Tile roofing dates back as far as 10,000 BC. Not only does Europe have countless examples of historic structures with original tile roofs, but Americas East coast also has many buildings with tile roofs that are several hundred years old. Tile manufacturer’s and industry experts alike agree that a tile roofing systems lifespan can extend beyond 100 years. We agree, that sounds like a big claim, however its backed by observable anecdotal and historical evidence.
The 4 main categories of residential tile roofs include:
- Synthetic Tiles
- Concrete Tiles
- Slate Tiles
- Clay Tiles
The major benefits of tile roofing include the impressive beauty they add to any home, the incredible resistance to weather or damage and the hard to believe service life tile roofs offer home owners.
The major challenge for many home owners is the upfront cost. However, the value added to your home is significant. If you are in your forever home it will be the last roof you ever need. If you think you could move at some point you will benefit from additional equity and market value for your home. The financial aspects will defiantly work in your favor in the end. No matter what your situation, if you want a premium lifetime roofing system on your home, tile is what you need.
We will help answer any questions you may have and provide the answers you need so that you can make a smart, informed choice about your future tile roof.
Synthetic Residential Roofing Tiles
Synthetic roofing tiles likely offer the best overall value of all residential roofing tile options. The incredible advancements that have been made in the manufacturing process have resulted in improvements to durability. Synthetic tiles hold up extremely well to sever storms and damaging hail.
With the improvements to durability and the lower upfront cost compared to other roofing tile options it’s not surprising that synthetic tiles have become one of the go to choices of many homeowners. The most popular style of synthetic roofing tiles imitates natural slate; however, many other styles and colors are an option such as wood shakes and clay tiles.
A few of the benefits of choosing Synthetic tiles include:
- Excellent Durability and Lower Cost
- Lifetime warranties
- Lighter overall weight
- Endless colors and styles
Choosing the proper product to fit your needs and ensuring quality installation are the two most important tasks ahead. New Covenant Construction is your local, devoted and trustworthy synthetic tile roofing expert. Call and let’s plan your forever roof today.
Even when faced with the tough choice between the various roofing materials and styles one thing remains constant. That is the safe choice of New Covenant Construction to replace or repair your roof.
Concrete, Clay and Natural Slate Roofing Tiles
Concrete Tiles, Clay Tiles and Natural Slate Roofing Tiles have many unique benefits they offer despite the high upfront cost. Concrete and clay residential roofing tiles come in many color and style options. Natural slate tiles, just like slate flooring, come in a wide array of stunning colors. Similar benefits are shared by all.
Some shared benefits of Concrete, Clay and Slate tiles:
- Durability and long service life
- Resistance to storm damage and weathering
- Class A fire ratings
Although it is without doubt that these benefits will add value to any commercial or residential property, we believe that in most circumstances the steep upfront expenses are not a wise investment for most residential properties. For residential properties, our recommended premium roofing products are stone coated steel roofing and synthetic slate tiles.
However, if you are interested in Concrete, Clay or Slate we would still love to help you find the best product for your property and competent contractors to complete the install.