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Parts of a Roof: Shingles

    So far in our PARTS OF A ROOF series, we’ve covered The Roof Deck and Underlayment and Edging. Today: the big one. 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 are an asphalt […]

Parts of a Roof: Underlayment and Edging

In our last post we discussed your home’s roof deck. Once your roof deck is solid and ready to go, there are a few more steps before the shingles go on. WHAT IS UNDERLAYMENT? Underlayment, simply enough, is what goes under your shingles. It’s an added layer of protection. It’s moisture-resistant or moisture-proof, so it […]

Parts of a Roof: The Roof Deck

  UNDERSTAND YOUR ROOF If you’re reroofing your home, all the elements to learn about can be overwhelming. There’s not only the roofing materials, there’s the underlayment, the decking under that, the flashing, and what on earth is fascia anyway? It doesn’t have to be so complicated. At Joyland, we like to take the mystery […]