The Other Advantages of Tile Roofing In San Jose
Boral has several options in the flat tile arena that can mimic cedar shakes and large slate tiles. Virtually any wood or slate look that you might want is available in the, cheaper, lighter, more fire resistant tile. In addition to these factors, tile from Boral has a 50 year warranty. It is also a great noise barrier due to its thickness.
The nature of tile roofing allows individual tile to be replaced if they are damaged. With metal roofing, entire panels must be replaced if there is damage. And, unlike metal roofing, concrete and clay tiles are naturally salt resistant which is extremely important in our coastal climate.
If it is within your budget, we always advise you to go with tile – the most earth-friendly, best long term material made to date.