Roofing

 
Tesla Solar Roof shingles
The name Tesla inspires visions of fast cars, rocket ships, high speed trains and now home solar roofs. So far they are big on fanfare but short on hard facts. Tesla is a powerful brand that when riding on its track record of electric vehicles needs to do little but step into a market...
Ice dam
Ice dams form at the bottom of roofs, letting water penetrate and cause damage to the interior of walls and roofs. Ice dams form at the bottom of roofs, letting water penetrate and cause damage to the interior of walls and roofs.  When snow melts on a roof it runs down until...
Frost in attic
A roof leak isn't really a roof leak if it’s leaking on a sunny day. It's more likely an accumulation of frost finally melting. When a warm sunny day arrives after a long cold stretch and it seems like you have a roof leak when there isn't a cloud in the sky, it's very unlikely that...
Living green roof on the Edelwiess house
A living green roof can last far longer than many other roofing systems when installed properly.   Watch more videos The most common building material used for roofing is asphalt shingles, and because of their poor durability they may spend only 15 or 20 years on your...
Roofing . The Armadura Metal Roof System believes in "Green" construction. Made from galvanized steel, our products are produced in such a way that they do not create any negative byproducts. Any excess byproducts are captured, recycled and used in other...
Metal roof with solar panels
Choose durable roofing materials that will last through wind, precipitation and exposure to U.V rays. . 1. Asphalt shingles: Asphalt shingles ©...
Chicago green roof
Toronto will soon see an explosion of green space in the downtown core as residential and commercial buildings comply with new bylaws. In the process we will see a cooler city, cleaner air, cleaner water and lower utility costs. All that and a great place to sit and eat your lunch. ...