Posts Tagged ‘shingles’

Re-roof from a drones eye view

This is a complete re-roof of a house in Carrollton. The process involves the removal of the old roof down to the wood deck. Deck repairs are made as required. New felt is installed over the entire roof area. New 40 year architectural shingles are installed. We used CertainTeed Landmark shingles in a Weathered Wood…

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Shingle roof

Shingles are one of the best types of roofing for a home. Architectural shingles are well made and hold up well to the elements. We always remove the old roof so that we can inspect the deck(See Roof Deck). There are many choices in color available. The ones in the pictures here are a blend…

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Roof deck

Shingle roofs are generally installed over plywood decking. Most residential roof decks are 1/2″ plywood or Oriented Strand Board(OSB). Both types are acceptable for standard roofing applications in a non-coastal area. The picture here shows an OSB deck where the old shingles have been removed. When re-roofing a house it is important to make sure…

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Shingle re-roof

This re-roofing project was completed in one day. It involved tearing the existing shingles off. Once the old shingles are out of the way, we inspect and repair the wood decking as needed. A new layer of felt is then installed over the entire area. Ice and watershield is installed in the valleys for an…

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