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Roof Systems South Portland ME

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David J. Deschaine Installations, Inc.
(207) 774-9200
Po Box 4585
Portland, ME

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EPRS Construction
(207) 400-4524
portland, ME
 
Just Roofing Maine
(207) 854-3460
263 Brown Street
Westbrook, ME
Services
Metal roofing, Reroofing, Roof removal
Hours
Mon - Fri / 9AM - 5PM

Roof Masters Corporation
679 Roseveelt Trail
Windham, ME

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Perma Roofing, Inc.
(207) 284-4332
27 Landry Street
Biddeford, ME

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Perma Roofing, Inc.
(207) 284-4332
27 Landry Street
Biddeford, ME

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WH Demmons
(207) 321-5883
93 Warren Ave
Portland, ME
 
Roofing Plus
207-484-7663(ROOF)
416 Main St.
Saco, ME
Services
Roofing, siding, doors, windows
Awards
Southern Maine Roofer
Hours
M-F 7-5
Prices and/or Promotions
Affordable

David J. Deschaine Installations, Inc.
(207) 774-9200
Po Box 4585
Portland, ME

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Meierdirk Roofing
(207) 948-2267
812 Albion Road, PO Box 263
Unity, ME

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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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