Original Roof: Long sheet thru-fastened rib steel
New Roof: Ironwood Concealed Fastener Interlocking Steel Shake
- To replace existing thru-fastened rib steel exhibiting numerous leaks resulting from expansion/contraction issues, poor flashing details, inadequate ventilation, lack of underlay/condensation barrier, and substandard installation procedures
- To upgrade appearance, eliminate future maintenance issues, prevent extreme weather leak issues due to high wind exposure combined with driving snow and rain, improve efficiency of existing insulation by correcting original construction/framing deficiencies currently adding to the wet insulation and icing conditions, creating more comfort and peace of mind for our customer, and adding zero maintenance appreciating value to the home.
Result: A very happy customer! Significantly improved appearance, performance and value in addition to zero maintenance, lower energy costs, healthier home environment with elimination of potential mould growth, mitigation of potential wasp and bird nesting problems.