Types of Residential Roofing
Asphalt shingles are the most common roofing choice in the Omaha area for residential homes and offer a wide variety of colors and styles, are easily maintained, and can last 20 to 50 years depending on the grade of shingle selected. The roofing experts of ACR Contracting can help you examine your roofing options and choose the roofing type that is best suited for your home or property, expected service life, protection needs, and budget.
DaVinci Roofscapes is becoming an evermore popular roofing option. Inspired by the natural beauty of cedar shake and slate roofs, DaVinci composite roofing tiles enhance the appearance of any property. Developed with a state-of-the-art polymer chemistry, DaVinci polymer composite roofing tiles are not only beautiful but durable enough to protect and enhance the value of your home. With 50 standard colors available, DaVinci’s revolutionary polymer roofing tiles offer homeowners the authentic colors and natural textures of quarried slate or hand-split cedar shakes. Additionally, DaVinci roofing materials are virtually maintenance free, come with a Lifetime Limited Material Warranty, and are more cost-effective than natural cedar or slate products.
Cedar Shake Roofs
Wood shake roofs have been one of the oldest and most popular roofing choices in Omaha for many years. Wood shakes have been used for centuries. A cedar shake is a basic wooden shingle made from split logs. Higher-grade shakes are typically used for roofing purposes. Cedar Shake roofs provide a more refined classic appearance, which is well suited to a wide range of architectural styles. Cedar shake roofs provide a more irregular, rustic appearance, which makes for sophisticated and charming roofing option.
Slate roofing tile is one of the highest quality, longest lasting roofing materials on the market. Slate roofing tile is a natural stone product, giving it a unique, beautiful appearance. Slate roofs offer many choices, available in varying sizes and thicknesses, as well as a wide range of colors. Unlike many other roofing materials, slate tiles themselves are completely fireproof, environmentally friendly, and if properly maintained can last well over a century.
Tile roofs are one of the most beautiful, unique, and versatile roofing options out there. Many homeowners can achieve the look of traditional Spanish and Mediterranean styles with tile roofs. Tile roofing can be found in a wide spectrum of colors, styles, and finishes, such as: clay, terracotta, and concrete tile. Tile roofs perform better than most roofing options under extreme weather conditions and carry a class-A rating. A tile roof not only adds to the beauty of a structure, it can also add to its resale value.