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What is the underlayment & the drip edge? Tar paper vs synthetic, ice & water shield, drip edge

What is the Underlayment and Drip Edging?

  We’ve previously discussed what your home’s roof deck is and how its health impacts your home. It’s important that your roof deck is in good condition before installing the remainder of your new roofing materials on top. Apart from the shingles, underlayment and drip edge are the materials that protect your roof decking and ensures […]

roofer carrying plywood to the top of the framing of the house with the caption "parts of a roof" the roof deck. what it is and why it is important"

Parts of a Roof: The Roof Deck

Understanding Your Roof If you’re reroofing your home, all the elements to learn about can be overwhelming. There’s not only the roofing materials like shingles and metal; there’s the underlayment, the decking under the underlayment, the flashing, and what on earth is fascia anyway? It doesn’t have to be so complicated. At Joyland Roofing, we […]

Parts of a Roof: Shingles

So far in our Parts of a Roof series, we’ve covered the roof deck and underlayment and edging. This topic is a more well-known topic and is typically the thing that comes to mind when you hear “roofing.” The visible, durable, exterior of your roof. The star of the show. Shingles. What are shingles? Shingles […]