The Johnsons' House Building Journey

« Back to Home

Three Materials You Can Use To Give Your Home An Affordable Tile Roof Appearance

Posted on

If you need to have a new roof installed on your home, you may want to have attractive materials installed. Tiles can be a great option for your roof, but can also be costly. There are other options that you can choose to give your home the look of tile at a lower cost. These materials can be synthetic roofing, metal tiles and composite roofing products. If you want to have an affordable tile roof, here are some of the options you can have for roofing on your home:

1. Metal Tile Roofing For The Benefits Of Metal Roofing

Metal roofing comes in many different forms, which also includes stamped products that resemble tiles. These metal roofing tiles can be installed on most homes and will give you the benefit of a metal roof with the look of tile. These are light materials, so they can also be used on homes that have been designed for conventional asphalt shingles. The metal roofing will also be one of the most durable materials and rarely need any repairs or replacement.

2. Environmentally Friendly Composite Tiles Made From Recycled Materials

There are also composite tile materials that are made from recycled materials such as plastic, rubber and wood waste. These materials are environmentally friendly and come in many different sizes, which include products that are the same thickness as real clay tiles. There are also lighter materials that can be used for the replacement of asphalt shingles. All of these materials will cost less than real tiles and give you the benefit of using green building materials on your home.

3. Plastic Roofing Tiles For A Lightweight Tile Roof For Your Home

Another option for the look of tile is to use plastic type materials that are made from PVC materials. These materials will be one of the most affordable options to give your home the look of tile. You will also be able to choose from various different styles and colors of the tiles. These materials are also very lightweight, which make them an ideal roofing material to use as a replacement of asphalt shingles, or even be installed over your asphalt shingles.

These are some of the options you have to give your home the look of tile with more affordable materials. If you are ready to have a new roof installed on your home, contact roofing contractors and ask them about using some of these materials to give your roof the look of tile.


Share