At Regal Roofing, we want to inform you of all the different systems and sections to a roof. There are many types of roofing systems and sections that can be discussed and we will attempt to go over a few of them.
It is important to maintain attic ventilation to help with the energy costs and moisture control to your home.
It is important to maintain attic insulation to help with the energy costs and moisture control to your home. The attic is the point between your ceiling and the roof of your home.
Roof underlayments are designed to protect the roof sheathing and structure from moisture and penetration. Roofing underlayments were originally used as temporary protection against the elements and now it is a part of the roof overall. There are several different types of underlayments.
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Deck-Armor™ Premium Breathable Roof Deck Protection
Protect Your Home With Premium Breathable Roof Deck Protection
Roof Deck Protection should help protect your home and reduce trapped moisture at the same time (amazingly, most synthetic underlayments do NOT!)
It provides a critical extra layer of protection between your shingles and your roof deck — to help prevent wind-driven rain (or water from other sources) from infiltrating under your shingles and causing damage to your roof structure or to the inside of your home. In addition, premium-quality roof deck protection will:
Help Reduce Trapped Moisture from inside your attic, allowing it to escape (to help prevent structural decay, mold, and mildew)
Provide Longer-Lasting Leak Protection than conventional “felts” (which can rot or become brittle before your shingles reach their useful life)
Lies Flatter so your shingles will lie flat and uniform
Deck-Armor™ Breathable Roof Deck Protection is a key part of the GAF Lifetime Roofing System, and has even earned the prestigious Good Housekeeping Seal.(See Details)
Conventional organic felts can absorb moisture, causing severe buckling and wrinkling — and a terrible-looking roof
The very best roofing systems require premium, breathable roof deck protection.
Deck-Armor™ Premium Breathable Roof Deck Protection combines exceptional strength and excellent breathability to help protect your home against roof rot and other costly damage!
Exceptionally Strong. At least 600% greater tear strength than standard #30 felt!
Revolutionary Breathable Technology. Helps prevent inside moisture from becoming trapped within your roofing system — and possibly causing mold, mildew, and expensive structural damage
Premium Construction. Exceptionally durable, non-asphaltic construction will not rot or become brittle (unlike conventional asphalt felts, which can disintegrate over time)
Long-Lasting Protection. Up to a Lifetime ltd. warranty when installed on Lifetime Shingle roofs. (See Details)
Looks Better. Unlike conventional asphalt felts, Deck-Armor™ Premium Breathable Roof Deck Protection resists wrinkling or buckling, so it lets your shingles lie flatter for a better-looking roof
Deck-Armor™ Premium Breathable Roof Deck Protection resists moisture, so it lies flatter for a better-looking roof!
Professional Installers Love Deck-Armor™ Roof Deck Protection
The exceptional walkability of Deck-Armor™ Premium Breathable Roof Deck Protection keeps installers safer on the job!
Deck-Armor™ Premium Breathable Roof Deck Protection combines high tear resistance and nail pull-through with a special slip-resistant surface for exceptional walkability — even on steeper pitches!
Installers’ Best Choice
Safer. Special slip-resistant surface provides enhanced walkability, even on steeper-pitched roof
Resists Wrinkling. Unlike conventional organic felts, Deck-Armor™ Roof Deck Protection resists wrinkling and buckling — and it will still remain flat
Lightweight. At 37 lbs. per roll, it’s nearly 1/3 the weight of a roll of #30 felt
Installs Faster, Saves Labor. Extra-wide 54” roll installs up to 50% faster than traditional 36″-wide felts
Cooler To Work With. Light-blue surface is cooler in hot weather than conventional black felts
Easier To Cut. Spun-bound design is easier to cut than some other synthetic underlayments
Avoids Downtime. Will not become rigid in extreme cold weather or sticky in hot weather