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Roof Systems Walpole MA

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Patriot Construction
(781) 408-1150
1206 Central Street
Stoughton, MA

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Hollstein Roofing Company Inc.
(781) 767-3080
823 South Franklin Street
Holbrook, MA

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David Ness Jr Construction
(888) 637-7571
581 Cohanett St
Boston, MA

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Mr. Iceman Co. - Roofing & Remodeling
(617) 269-4604
Gates St.
South Boston, MA

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Castle Slate Roofing
(617) 776-4844
23 Victoria St
Somerville, MA

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Bci Contracting, Inc.
(774) 244-7027
17 Linda Avenue
Brockton, MA

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

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Arh Roofing
4017662470 or 5084100286
Po Box 119
Blackstone, RI

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Apex Green Roofs, Inc.
617-629-2739
170 School St.
Somerville, MA
 
Castle Slate Roofing Co.
(617) 776-4844
23 Victoria St
Somerville, 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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