What are the differences and similarities in roof systems, and why is it important?
A few basic types of systems exist for homes. The type of roof system you will use will depend on your location and which types of geographic matters need to be accounted for (snow loads, wind loads, etc.). All roof systems are primarily the same in basic function: they all keep the elements out and help keep the temperature-controlled air in. But, what are the differences? Take a look below for the five minute answer.