Tile vs Shingle Roof

blakeluby

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Mar 31, 2021
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Tyler, Tx
Tile Roof Pros and Cons

:::p pros:::
Durable
Long-lasting
Low-maintenance
More environmentally friendly
Versatile
Many styles to choose from
Enhances resale value

:::Cons:::

May crack if walked on
Prone to moss growth
Expensive
Difficult to install
Not suitable for all climates

Asphalt Roof Pros and Cons

:::p PROS:::
Inexpensive
Easy to install
Better for most climates
Low-maintenance
Versatile
Enhances resale value

:::CONS:::
Not as durable
Not as long-lasting
Not environmentally friendly
Fewer style choices
 

hamnajain

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Apr 15, 2021
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Tile weighs so much more that the attic requires more rafters. This in turn makes it more difficult to do anything up in the attic, including running cables and/or fixing HVAC stuff.

But a concrete tile roof will last much longer.