Shingles, Tiles, Shakes, Thatch

Find out more about that roof over your head

Macke Roofing Perrysburg OH

More often than not, we dont really think about the roof thats over our head, that is until it starts to leak. Then you realize how important your roof is to you. Its provides, shelter, warmth and keeps you out of the way of natures natural elements. A nice roof also contributes to the look and value of your home. If your building a new home, remodeling and old one or replacing the roof you currently have, its times to know more about the material options at hand.

There are many options to select from such as asphalt shingles, wood shakes, clay tiles, steel panels to rubber lookalike slate. A new trend on the rise is engineered roofing materials. This roofing trend is driven by the need of fire resistant roofing material to longer lifespan. Asphalt Shingles is the most widely popular roofing material in america today. Its the most affordable and comes in many different colors and have a lifespan around 20 to 30 years.

In terms of looks, a wood shingle roof has the best curb appeal however over time it weathers out. Common materials include red cedar, yellow cedar and white cedar. A roof should always be installed by a license and professional roofing company that is licensed, insured and bonded.