There are a lot of repairs and improvements that need to be done if you need a roof installed. What if you could completely change the look of your home with a new custom roof? There are also other ways to give your home a custom look with a new roof installation:
Custom Roofing Materials—There are several options for custom roofing materials. Some of the options that you may want to consider to give your home a custom look include:
- Architectural 3D shingles
- Decorative stamped metal shingles
- Wood shake and shingle roofing
- Custom metal roofing
With these roofing materials, you will be able to improve the appearance and add value to your home. Talk with your roofing contractor about the different options for custom materials and features that can be done with the roof installation.
Architectural Roof Features—There are also several ways to add architectural features to your roof installation project. Some of the architectural details that you may want to consider include:
- Cupolas and dormer (doghouse roof)
- Changes to the structural design of the roof
- Improvements to the roof design to prevent wear
Consider some of these changes to add custom details to the design of your roof installation project.
Custom Roofing Installation Features—The installation of roofing materials like shingles can also be part of the custom design. These features can include things like weaved valleys and other attractive installation features. Talk to your roofer about the type of roofing you are planning on using and the custom installation that can be done. If you are installing wood materials, there are also options for custom patterns and designs.
Additional Details and Roof Improvements—There are also additional features that can add details to the roof of your home. These can be features like gables with windows, porch additions, and covered entrances. When you talk to your roofer about installing a new custom roof, you may want to ask them if they can do minor additions and remodeling. Many roofing contractors have sufficient carpentry skills to repair the roof structure and make minor additions like a covered porch. These details can also be practical improvements that prevent water traps and problems that damage roofing materials.
These are some of the options that you will want to consider if you want to give your home a custom look with a new roof installation. Contact a roofing contractor and talk to them about some of these options for your new roof.