There are lots of decisions to be made when it’s time for a new roof. Not only will you need to think about the kind of roof you buy and its warranty, you’ll also need to think about the impact your roof will have on the environment. Fortunately, there are many environmentally responsible roofing choices available. In addition to your budget, the roof you choose will also be decided by your home’s architecture and style. Additionally, some roofing types could qualify you for certain tax breaks. An experienced Palo Alto roofing contractor can help you weigh the pros and cons of each type.
That’s right. Asphalt shingles can be an environmentally responsible roofing choice. Asphalt shingles have come a long way since their introduction over 100 years ago. Today’s shingles can last as long as 50 years, which will save you re roofing your Palo Alto home at least once over the duration of your mortgage.