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Roof Systems Bristol RI

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Cousin Construction
(401) 633-4402
Cumberland, RI

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Integrity Roofing
(401) 253-3839
495 Hope St
Bristol, RI

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NE Renovations LLC
(401) 243-4727
6 Greenhouse Ct
Warren, RI
 
S A Davol Roofing
(401) 624-7633
453 Stone Church Rd
Tiverton, RI
Hours
Mon Open 24 Hours;Tue Open 24 Hours;Wed Open 24 Hours;Thu Open 24 Hours;Fri Open 24 Hours;Sat Open 2

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Joe's Roofing & Painting
(401) 536-2797
2045 Elmwood Ave
Warwick, RI

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Whitaker Building Contractors
(774) 202-0330
12 Atlas St.
Fairhaven, MA

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Interlock Lifetime Roofing
(401) 688-0739
11 Sherry Ave
Bristol, RI
 
Exclusive Roofing
(508) 558-3844
87 Bayview St
Fall River, MA

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Cambrooke Roofing
(508) 909-5367
16 Hutton St
Fall River, MA

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Certified Roofing
(508) 692-7000
139 New Street
Rehoboth, MA
 
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Buyers Guide to a Roof

 
   



The National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA) is pleased to provide you with this information as part of our ongoing effort to educate home and building owners about roofing and roofing contractors.

We hope this information will make you a more knowledgeable consumer and, when the time comes, a smart roof system buyer.

A new roof system is a big investment. We want to help you get a quality roof system at a fair price from a professional roofing contractor.

William A. Good, CAE
Executive Vice President
National Roofing Contractors Association
 

ROOF SYSTEM COMPONENTS

All steep-slope roof systems (i.e., roofs with slopes of 25 percent or more) have five basic components:
  1. Roof covering: shingles, tile, slate or metal and underlayment that protect the sheathing from weather.

  2. Sheathing: boards or sheet material that are fastened to roof rafters to cover a house or building.

  3. Roof structure: rafters and trusses constructed to support the sheathing.

  4. Flashing: sheet metal or other material installed into a roof system's various joints and valleys to prevent water seepage.

  5. Drainage: a roof system's design features, such as shape, slope and layout that affect its ability to shed water.
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