Below is a list of some commonly used roofing material and corresponding benefits:

Asphalt composition shingles

  • Architectural and dimensional styles
  • Versatility, and variety
  • Strong manufacturer warranties
  • Low maintenance
  • Class A fire rating
  • Excellent value with rich appearance

Wood Shake and Shingle

  • the beauty of western red cedar
  • Treated for permanent fire protection
  • Class A fire-rated systems available
  • Lighter than tile and slate

Natural tile and slate

  • Many tile styles
  • Beauty of natural stone
  • Variety of natural colors and blends
  • Durable through generations
  • Beautifies as it ages
  • Natural and enduring materials
  • Copper, zinc, or painted steel
  • Non-flammability
  • Durability

Tar and gravel or capsheet

  • Time-proven solution for low-slope roofs
  • Class A fire rating
  • Insulation and reflective coatings


  • Single ply roofing
  • Heat welded seams
  • Highly reflective surface for building comfort and efficiency
  • UV resistant