These Types Of Shingles

Living in a Hot Climate? Pick One of These Types of Shingles

As days are passing, climate conditions are changing as well. Hot areas becoming warmer and the temperature in cold areas or places are in the phase of changing from cold to hot temperature and with time the weather conditions are going to be worst. Now the house owners who are more exposed to living in warm areas prefer roofs that are environment friendly and at the same time provide a drop in the house’s inside temperature. There are number of roof materials that are best to install in hot areas to minimize the house temperature to some extent so that along with the benefit of having a decrease in insides temperature you can save energy cost too.

There are many kinds of shingles that are specifically for hot weathers which Are discussed below:

  1. White roofing tiles
  2. Terra cotta tiles
  3. Clay roofs
  4. Rubber shingles
  5. Green roofs
  6. Metal roofs
  7. Concrete tiles
  1. ROOFING TILES THAT ARE WHITE IN COLOR:

White roofing tiles or ceramic tiles are the most liveable material out there. It emits heat rays and keeps your house heat-free. Color has a great impact on the temperature level. As if you live in areas where the temperature is cold then you should go for dark color roofing, but those who are living in non-environment-friendly areas where the temperature is too hot to live and is unbearable to some extent then for those people there is a great option for choosing the roofing ceramics in white color. White color tiles give the house a cool effect and they reflect up to 92% of the heat. By installing white tiles roofing in your house construction, the color white will reflect the heat and it will automatically make the attic and other whole areas inside the house cooler and because of this, you won’t be needing any air conditioning. In this way, you are going to save energy as well as paying high bills. White tiles roofing is great for pitched roofing as well.

  1. TERRA COTTA TILES:

Terra cotta tiles have thermal properties which means they will keep your house warm in winters and cold in summers. Terra cotta tiles are one of the best tiles to use in your roofing. they will not only save you from paying bills but also they are good for low maintenance purposes. Terra cotta tiles color never fades so you don’t have to worried about the fading of color due to rain or heat rays in summers. These tiles are many 100 years old and for many people is the number one choice to date.

  1. CLAY ROOFS FOR KEEPING THE HOUSE COOL:

Clay roofs for many people are the first choice when they think about getting roofing for their house. As clay roofs have many advantages and because of their reliability many people prefer choosing clay roofing among others. They are energy efficient. Clay roofing is good for the hot areas as they are a good choice for keeping the house heat-free. Clay roofs are a one time cost. By installing clay roofing you also get the advantage of not repairing the damages like decaying, unlike wood roofing. clay roofs are environment friendly too.

  1. RUBBER SHINGLES FOR HOT CLIMATE AREAS:

Rubber shingles that are most likely to have a lifespan of 30 to 50 years along with a little maintenance effort and the repairs too. Rubber shingles can bear extreme weather conditions results in many people’s choices for the roofs. They are made from recycled material thus they are environment friendly. Rubber shingles are expensive but they give the durability advantage. They resist the UV radiation and thus results in cool temperatures inside the house which means you are saving your bills as well. They are affected at heat reduction when the shingles are coated with titanium dioxide, which gives the rubber shingles lighter color and that helps in keeping the temperature cool inside the house. But for using this kind of technique, the house owners should consult the roofing experts first.

  1. GREEN ROOFING/ENVIRONMENT-FRIENDLY ROOFING THAT COMES WITH MANY ADVANTAGES:

This is another option for those who want the lower temperature inside the house as well as their very own garden in which they grow whatever plants they want. Green roofing provides the best cool temperature. Along with the advantages, green roofing needs a lot of maintenance and they are costly as well. So, many people think twice before getting this type of roofing or they somehow look for other options.

  1. METAL ROOFS, POCKET FRIENDLY WITH THE ADVANTAGE OF COOLING ABILITIES FOR INSIDE HOUSE:

Metal roofing is one of the best options if you are looking for a roof that is pocket-friendly along with some advantages like saving electricity bills, cheap installation, and durability. If you’re living in a warm area then choosing metal roofing is a good idea. Metal roofs are made from recycled material that is why they cost less. 

  1. CONCRETE TILES FOR ROOFING:

If you are a fan of terra cotta roofing then choose concrete tiles because they are the same as terra cotta but are less expensive. Because of their thickness, the heat doesn’t penetrate into the attic area and that results in cool temperature inside the house. Concrete tiles look good on your roof and they give a nice touch to your house.

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