For a roof to be able to shield you from the elements, it must be strong enough to support the weight of the shingles. Its thickness depends a lot on the size of the rafters. There are other factors though, including the sheathing and shingles. Roofer Chicks, the area’s most trusted roofing expert, discusses them here.
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Metal roofing is one of the few fire-resistant roofing materials available. Fire resistance is a top-of-mind issue for those who live in wildfire-prone areas. Wind-blown embers from wildfires can set fire to their homes, most often landing on their roof. The number one investment you can make for your dwelling is to protect the roof from fire.