Clay is one of the oldest building material on earth, and to this day at least 1/2 of the world’s population still live and work in buildings made of clay. Clay is a time tested exterior building product, which makes it an excellent choice for a roofing system.
There are two main categories for roofing tile, clay and concrete.
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Clay tile is the more expensive of the two types.
Tile, like slate, is costly upfront compared to asphalt shingles, but the benefits of tile vs asphalt materialize over time. Tile is durable, energy-efficient, has amazing curb appeal, it is low maintenance, fire-resistant, and has unparallel longevity.
Types of Roof Tile