Residential Roofing Material Comparison

Residential asphalt roofing shingles can now be manufactured to look like natural roofing materials such as tile, wood, cedar shakes, or slate, while totally outperforming these other roofing materials. Neither metal nor concrete tiles match asphalt roofing for its overall combination of beauty, durability, and longevity. This is due to asphalt roofing shingles’ ease of…

Shingle Sealants Bond Your Roof Together

With ever increasing performance expectations for asphalt shingles designed to withstand high winds and heavy rains, manufacturers have responded by producing increasingly higher-performing shingles. When properly installed, asphalt shingles are manufactured to bond securely to each other, forming an integrated roof-covering system designed to protect your home from the elements. What is the secret ingredient?…

When Is It A Good Time To Do Roof Coating?

This is not a recommended option for asphalt shingle roofs including most residential roofs. Roof coating applies to mostly commercial, flat or membrane roofs. There are some circumstances where roof coating is appropriate. Sometimes you can coat your roof instead of having to actually remove it and replace it with a new one. It can…

Roofing Ventilation

Proper roofing ventilation will save you money in the long run. Minimizing heat in your attic space will reduce the amount of cooling you will have to do during the summer months and reduce moisture in the winter. A good roofing ventilation system will provide an equal amount of air in and out. In addition…

Titanium UDL-30 Synthetic Roofing Underlayment – Used by Hodges Roofing

Titanium UDL-30 Synthetic Roofing Underlayment UDL-30 is a premium air, water and vapor barrier for use under: Metal, Tile, Slate, Shake & Shingle roofing. Titanium UDL-30 is a highly engineered, mechanically attached, coated woven synthetic roofing underlayment for sloped roofs. Titanium UDL-30 represents the future in felt replacement technology, and used in conjunction with Titanium…

Hodges Roofing Winston Salem

Metal Roofing FAQ’s – Hodges Roofing – Winston Salem, NC

Classic Metal Roofing Systems takes a leadership role in all industry associations. Our team is known for its experience, knowledge, and willingness to help homeowners no matter what type of roofing product they are considering. You’ve got questions, and we’ve got answers! Some of our most frequently asked questions follow…but there certainly are more to…

Standing Seam Roofing

Metal Roof Types Winston Salem – Hodges Roofing

There are many roof coverings to choose from and several of them would work on your home or commercial building. The wide range includes asphalt shingles, metal, shake, slate, tile, and single-ply roof systems like TPO membrane, E.P.D.M., P.V.C. membrane, modified bitumen membrane, etc. Perhaps the best roof out there is a metal roof. Of…