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Roof Systems North Providence RI

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Cousin Construction
(401) 633-4402
Cumberland, RI

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Arh Roofing
4017662470 or 5084100286
Po Box 119
Blackstone, RI

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Apex Roofing
(401) 941-2739
807 Broad St
Providence, RI
Services
Roofing Contractor , Roofing Repair , Roofing Company , Roofing , Roofing

Gorman Roofing
(401) 312-4426
10 Ann And Hope Way
Cumberland, RI

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Pride Roofing Corporation
99 Church Hill Dr.
Cranston, RI

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Cool Flat Roofing
(888) 635-2876
Bank St
North Attleboro, MA

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Brunelle's Home Improvement
(401) 473-7330
12 Palm St
North Providence, RI

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New England Roofing Inc
(401) 568-0541
707 Putnam Pike
Greenville, RI

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Johnny C's Roofing Company Inc.
(401) 450-6069
1427 Diamond Hill Rd
Cumberland, RI
Services
All types of roofing, gutters, windows and siding
Hours
All day, every day

Best Rhode Island Roofing
(401) 207-1273
12 Alderbrook Drive
Cranston, RI
Services
Roofing, siding, windows, gutters
Hours
9-5 M-F

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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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