Roofing 101

roofing 101

An introduction to roofing terms, processes and how to find a contractor.

Here you’ll find everything you need to know about roofing types and materials, basic roofing terms and how to select a contractor.  You’re in the right place if you’re wanting to learn more about the roofing process and how to prepare for your new roof.  

Use the links below to find what you’re looking for:



How to Find a Contractor


RCS contractor directory

Roofing Contractor Directory



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Roofing Process


labeled parts of a roof

Roofing Terms


neighborhood of roofs

Roofing Types


roofing material

Roofing Products


rooftop mural of lady

Fun With Roofing


contractor performing roof maintenance

Maintaining Your Roof


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