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Imperial Roofing Blog sharing news and thoughts about Roofing in the Land O Lakes FL region

Everything You Need To Know About Slate Roofing

2019-03-13T15:10:28-04:00

It is among the oldest roofing materials in existence, dating back (literally) millions of years. It is waterproof, slow to wear, and can look beautiful for generations. Slate is quarried as a metamorphic rock from shale-rich areas of the country. Slate roofing is a reliable, durable choice. […]

Everything You Need To Know About Slate Roofing2019-03-13T15:10:28-04:00

The Unparalleled Quality Of Metal Roofing

2019-01-09T11:34:01-04:00

Metal roofing on residential homes is not for everyone. A poorly chosen, poorly installed metal roof could remind you of some old Florida farm building — definitely not the look most homeowners want. […]

The Unparalleled Quality Of Metal Roofing2019-01-09T11:34:01-04:00

4 Big Reasons NOT to Skip a Secondary Water Barrier

2018-11-09T15:04:46-04:00

In cold parts of the country, secondary water barrier material is sold as “ice and water shield,” because temperatures in those areas drop enough for ice to form on roofs. Tampa almost never has to struggle with freezing temperatures, according to The Tampa Bay Times, so why would area homeowners need a product [...]

4 Big Reasons NOT to Skip a Secondary Water Barrier2018-11-09T15:04:46-04:00

How To Know You Chose The Best Roofing Contractor

2018-09-27T13:02:09-04:00

When your roof needs work or you need to completely replace the whole system, you want a roofing contractor who knows what they’re doing. There’s no sense in messing around with something so important to your home. When the time comes, you need to know how to choose the best roofing contractor you can find. [...]

How To Know You Chose The Best Roofing Contractor2018-09-27T13:02:09-04:00

What Secondary Water Barrier Is Best For You?

2018-09-26T10:12:41-04:00

            A secondary water barrier is the layer of material that is placed directly on the roof deck under the primary outer roof covering of shingles, tile, metal, etc. Here are a few reasons why Floridians find that building codes often require them to add this component to their [...]

What Secondary Water Barrier Is Best For You?2018-09-26T10:12:41-04:00