Roofing Info


Common Roofing Materials

There are a wide variety of roofing materials available. Visit this section of our web site for for descriptions of the leading types of roofing materials currently on the market.

Frequently Asked Questions

Must a leaking roof be replaced? How can repair bills minimized? When is the the best time replace a roof? Visit this page for the these and other FAQs.

Getting up on Roofs: Expert Tips

The most important part of your home or building is the roof over your head. This handy guide will help you to select a licensed, insured professional roofing contractor who knows how to get the job done right the first time.

Glossary: Common Roofing Terms

Like most professions, roofing has a "language all its own", full of unfamiliar and mystifying terms. We have provided a glossary of over 250 common roofing terms -- from "acrylic coating" to "z-section" -- to help you better understand your roofing contractor.

Useful Links and Resources

A great deal of additional information about roofing products, roofing contractors, contracting and licensing laws, worker safety and training and other matters of interest to consumers is available on the Internet. We have provided links to the leading industry organizations and relevant California state government agencies.

Comments or Questions?

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