From the trusses, to plywood, to underlayment and finally the roof covering, there are just too many elements and specifications to consider. But homeowners instinctively – those who are aesthetically driven – pay attention to the beauty a tiled roof brings to their property and how its appearance adds value over time. Savvy consumers research to learn how their investment will reward them when they select the right materials.
Benefits of Clay Roof Tiles
Clay roof tiles have a long history of use that has been traced to Asia and Europe, then brought to the Americas by European immigrants. Remnants of clay roof tiles were found in the ruins of the Temple of Hera at Olympia for example, dating nearly a thousand years before Christ. It is therefore easy to deduce that the main benefit of a clay roof tile is its durability. Although the manufacturing process has changed and advanced significantly over time through industrialization, the benefits of this roofing material remains and grows. Read more.