Types of Roofs
There are four main types of roofs that Texas Roofing and Leak Repair specialize in: shingle, slate, tile, and metal.
Shingle roofs are the most common type of roof in the United States. They are relatively inexpensive and easy to install, making them a popular choice for homeowners and businesses. Shingle roofs are available in various materials, including asphalt, wood, and composite shingles.
Slate roofs are a more expensive option, but they offer several benefits. Slate is a durable material that can last for centuries with proper care. Slate roofs also have a very classic look that can add value to your home.
Tile roofs are another popular choice, particularly in warmer climates. Tile is very durable and weather-resistant, making it an ideal material for areas that experience high temperatures and harsh sunlight. Tile roofs come in various colors and styles, so you can find an option that complements your home’s aesthetic.
Metal roofs are gaining popularity due to their durability and energy efficiency. Metal roofs reflect sunlight, which helps keep your home cooler in the summer months. They are also available in various colors and styles to suit any taste.
Texas Roofing and Leak Repair has you covered no matter what type of roof you need. We have extensive experience with all types of roofing materials and can help you choose the best option for your home or business. Contact us today for a free consultation!
Flat roofs In Houston and Katy
Consult a reliable flat roof specialist at Texas Roofing & Leak Repair to help you decide upon the most suitable flat roofing material for your home or business. Whether you require complete roof restoration or basic roof repair and maintenance, our certified flat roof construction experts will evaluate your existing roof and provide knowledgeable recommendations and customized flat roofing applications that offer energy efficiency and an extended roof life expectancy available in a arrange of flat roofing types.
A Range Of Flat Roof Options
Built Up Roofing
Advanced asphalt based roof tar applications are completed with an extra top layer of gravel that minimizes heat and maximizes durability. Texas Roofing & Leak Repair provides certified and cost effective repair and maintenance for built up roof systems by adding extra heavy duty layers when required.
Ideal for residential and smaller commercial properties, modified bitumen is easily installed and handled by Texas Roofing & Leak Repair roofing experts who seal seams with the heat application of heavy duty adhesives and durable protective coating finishes.
Affordable and lightweight, this single ply roofing option is composed of highly durable plastic also used for pipes and plumbing. Ideal for large commercial flat roof installations, Texas Roofing & Leak Repair roofers heat weld PVC sheets that result in waterproof seams and superior durability.
Lightweight and affordable, TPO thermoplastic flat roofing material is a one of the newer roofing technologies that is versatile enough to be adapted to roofing projects. Installed with heavy duty adhesives or mechanically fastened, TPO flat roof applications requires a clean and uniform substrate and professional installation to ensure proper performance.
Spray Polyurethane Foam
A combination of roofing material, insulation and flashing components, Texas Roofing & Leak Repair SPF flat roofing installations are carried out with high density spray foam that seals leaks and gaps to form a waterproof barrier that also heavily insulates reducing heating and cooling costs. A cost effective option that eliminates the need to tear down the existing roof, consult with our qualified roofers to find out whether an SPF flat roof application would be suitable to your current roof system.
Why Choose a Flat Roof?
Though most commonly used for commercial applications, our skilled roofing technicians can adapt flat roof applications to just about any structure. As a reputable licensed and insured flat roofing contractor, Texas Roofing & Leak Repair has extensive experience and uses only premium quality roofing materials from recognized brand name manufacturers. Our helpful and qualified staff is not merely concerned with making a sale, but providing residential and commercial clients with flat roof installations that offer a range of practical benefits that include long-lasting performance and durability, as well as energy efficiency and esthetic appeal. Contact us to learn more about how various flat roofing options that can be customized to suit your budget and to schedule a free flat roof estimate today.
Modified Bitumen Roofing in Houston and Katy
What is Modified Bitumen Roofing?
Modified Bitumen Installation Options
SBS (Styrene Butadiene Styrene)
APP Atactic Polypropylene
Classified as a torch on roofing technique, APP modified bitumen is comprised of a thermoplastic polymer that is installed with heat applied applications (torch on or heat welded) that result in a smooth plasticized finish.
Available in rolls or sheets, modified bitumen roofing material is specifically manufactured to provide uniform thickness and state of the art components that are spread evenly throughout the material and carefully layered over the roof membrane. As esthetically appealing as they are practical, Texas Roofing & Leak Repair offers modified bitumen roofing systems in several granular color surfaces that offer excellent UV protection.
Our licensed and experienced roofing technicians combine one or more layers with additional built up roofing materials and techniques that result in flawlessly customized installations tailored specifically to the structural requirements of your commercial property.
What Are The Benefits Of Modified Bitumen Roofing?
Recommended for commercial buildings of any size or dimension, Texas Roofing & Leak Repair provide licensed roof inspections and certified modified bitumen membrane roofing installation that are industry endorsed due to the following benefits:
Modified Bitumen systems have been known to last up to 20 years or more with minimal maintenance.
Exceptional Strength and Durability
Modified polymers stand up well to extreme temperatures hot or cold.
Heavy Duty adhesive incorporated into modified bitumen installations prevent water infiltration.
An extra insulation layer locks in heat.
In addition, the superior strength of both types of modified bitumen roofing material make then highly impact resistant and long lasting. Typically installed and ideal for low sloping roofing systems, Texas Roofing & Leak Repair installations ensure that water pooling is limited to minimize any form of water damage. Easy to install, a modified membrane roofing system is best carried out by a professional and certified roofer experienced with built up roofing techniques.
Exceptional Strength and Durability
Modified Bitumen Roofing Ideal For New Builds, Roof Restoration or Re-Roofing Projects
Contact Texas Roofing & Leak Repair to find out whether modified bituminous membrane roofing is suitable for your commercial property and for answers to any questions you may have.
Shingle Roofs In Houston and Katy
If you require shingle roof installation and repair consult with the licensed and experienced roofing specialists at Texas Roofing & Leak Repair for the best quality asphalt roof shingles and a range of cost effective and practical roofing solutions.
Certified Roof Inspection
Asphalt Shingle Roof Repair
Asphalt Shingle Installation
Texas Roofing & Leak Repair roofing specialists begin with skilled and accurate measurements of your home or commercial property and are fully equipped with the right tools and expertise to complete shingle roof installations for any sized property large or small.
Existing roofing material is removed and properly disposed of in an organized manner while licensed and insured Texas Roofing & Leak Repair roofing experts inspect the roof deck for any damage. A waterproof membrane is installed over the roof deck followed by additional components that include quality metal flashing, underlayment and drip edge protection. Texas Roofing & Leak Repair adheres to the highest industry standards that include work practices and planning that take every necessary precaution against potential roof problems later in such as expansion and contraction, protection of roof sheathing, extreme weather fluctuations and more.
Why Choose Asphalt Shingles
Contact a licensed Texas Roofing & Leak Repair roofing specialists to learn more about the latest shingle roof systems and to schedule a free roofing estimate at your home or commercial location.
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Slate Roofing in Houston and Katy
Do you require an experienced slate roofing specialist for slate roof repairs or a new slate roof installation? Texas Roofing & Leak Repair roofers provide proven skill and expertise for the replacement of slate roof tiles or slate shingles in addition to certified slate roof restoration. Whether you require slate roof maintenance for your residential property, a government building, historical institution, or a place of worship, consult with our licensed and insured team of roofing professionals for qualified advice and a range of cost effective slate roofing solutions.
A Complete Line Of Slate Roofing Services
Slate Roof Repairs
Slate Roof Inspections
Slate Roof Cleaning
Slate Roof Maintenance
Texas Roofing & Leak Repair is a reliable roofing contractor specializing in slate roof systems and qualified to handle any slate roofing installation or repair issue. Contact our friendly and capable team for a free estimate and for answers to any roofing questions you may have.
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Tile Roofing In Houston and Katy
As a reputable local roofing company, Texas Roofing & Leak Repair offers tile roof systems that are completely customized for either commercial or residential properties. As an attractive and practical alternative to more standard roofing applications, our licensed roofing specialists are skilled and experienced with adapting the latest tile roof designs with certified installation techniques and qualified tile roof repair.
Explore a Range of Tile Roof Options
Consult with Texas Roofing & Leak Repair roofing experts for knowledgeable recommendations for choosing the tile roofing system most suitable to your property which include:
- Mission roof tile
- Shake roof tile
- Slate roof tile
- Shingle roof tile
- Concrete roof tile
- Asphalt composition tile
- Terracotta roof tile
- Spanish tile
- Mediterranean roof tile
- Flat interlocking
Tile Roof System installation
Proven Energy Efficiency
More Tile Roof System benefits
Contact Texas Roofing & Leak Repair to learn more and schedule a free tile roof estimate today.
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Sheet Metal Roofing In Houston and Katy
Sheet Metal Roofing
If you are looking for a low maintenance, energy efficient roof, Texas Roofing & Leak Repair and Leak Repair offers sheet metal roofing that will enhance the curb appeal of your home while providing a permanent solution for your potentially leaky roof. When properly installed, our cool metal roofs can provide an immediate return on investment by reducing energy consumption and ultimately extending the life of your home’s roof.
Our experienced team at Texas Roofing & Leak Repair and Leak Repair can walk you through the types of metal roofing that will best suit your needs.
Our sheet metal roofing installation process consists of large panels that can be completed quickly by our accomplished roofing contractors which can be a critical advantage in a storm damage situation.
The lightweight, fire-resistant metal roof materials provide added security and significantly reduce leak potential due to the interlocking panels that allow water to slide off it’s slippery surface. A common type of residential metal roofing is standing-seam roofing which is applied vertically and favored for it’s clean, contemporary appearance.
Sheet metal roofing is the most economical form of metal roofing and the experts at Texas Roofing & Leak Repair and Leak Repair can help you decide if it’s the right roof for you.
Though metal roofing costs are initially higher than other roofing materials, your metal roof investment will save you time and money in the long run. Benefits of a sheet metal roof include: increased lifespan, long-term durability, resistance to harsh weather, and heat conduction. Houses with metal roofs offer a modern twist to the traditional look with clean lines and aesthetically pleasing finishes. Though commonly thought to be a noiser option as opposed to other materials, there is little distinction between metal and asphalt roofs due to the attic insulation which absorbs most of the sound.
If metal roofing prices are keeping you from installing a sustainable, eco-friendly roof on your home, let the qualified individuals at Texas Roofing & Leak Repair and Leak Repair assuage your concerns and answer any questions that may arise so that you will feel comfortable with your roofing solution.
What are the different roof types?
What are the main types of residential roofing?
When choosing a roofing material, it is essential to consider the area’s climate, as some materials are better suited for certain weather conditions. For example, metal roofs are an excellent choice for areas with high winds, as they can withstand strong gusts without damage. Ultimately, the best roofing material for a home depends on the homeowner’s budget and preferences.