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Roof Systems Worcester MA

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Giancarlo Zambrano Contracting
(508) 769-4351
11B Coldspring Dr
Sutton, MA

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Recon Roofing & Gutter Svc
(617) 924-1133
59 Eastern Ave
Worcester, MA

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gualpa contracting
(508) 413-0111
milford m,a
worcester, MA
Services
siding & roofing
Hours
7 am 4pm
Membership Organizations
gualpa contracting

DMQ Construction
(508) 333-1455
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Shrewsbury, MA
 
Cabe Contracting Inc
(508) 829-0181
75 Winfield Road
Holden, MA

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Giant Building Services
(978) 334-6473
63 State St
Marlborough, MA

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Rely Roofing Siding & Paving
(508) 753-9932
852 Millbury St
Worcester, MA

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Quality Acoustics Inc
(508) 842-0271
19 Saunders Drive
Shrewsbury, MA

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John the Roofer Company
(508) 865-7444
4 Bella Rosa Drive
Millbury, MA
Services
Roof Repairs, Roofing Contractors, Roofing Services, Roofers, Roofs

Weathersure, Inc
193 West Boylston Street
West Boylston, 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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