Skylights are a great thing to have and are an incredible addition to any room, especially if that room is lacking natural light. They improve ventilation, increase privacy and even reduce your electricity bills. However, before installing a skylight, you should understand how it might affect your roof. Here are a few things that you need to know.
For flat roofs or those with a low slope, thermoplastic polyolefin (TPO) roofing might be just what you need. TPO is a combination of polypropylene and ethylene-propylene rubber and not plastic as the name may suggest.
Metal is fast becoming one of the most popular material for residential roofing systems. It’s widely considered a direct upgrade to wood and asphalt, and a more affordable alternative to tile and slate roofing. Many homeowners are already aware of its sheer durability, longer life span, and versatile looks, but only a few know that they are cool roofs.