Synthetic Underlayment vs. Roofing Felt

Synthetic Underlayment vs. Roofing Felt A product switch in the Industry   For decades, roofers have installed a layer of felt over the decking before installing shingles. But there’s a new kid on the block – synthetic underlayment. One of the advantages of a...

What shape is my roof?

What shape is my roof? The main job of a roof is to protect your home from water and to shed water. Most roofs have a slope which helps shed water and direct the water away from the structure. The ridge of a roof is the highest point of a roof where two roof areas...

What is flashing on a roof?

What is flashing on a roof and what are the types of flashing I should know about? Your roof is made up of several different components. Most roofs are comprised of sheathing, underlayment, roof material, roof intersections, flashing details, and ventilation. Each of...