Before deciding which roof tiles to install on your roof, you must first consider
several factors at shown in below

 1. What is your roof pitch?

The first thing you should know is the slope of your roof’s surface, or also known as roof pitch.

The roof pitch is measured by its height and length. A very low height means that the slope is almost flat, and a tall height results in a high slope.

Different roof slopes work better with different roof materials. For example, asphalt, wood and clay require you to have a higher slope so that water can easily flow down from your roof. If you install them on a roof pitch that is lower or flat, the water will be stagnated and will lead to leakage issues.

 2.  Do you want it to match the rest of your house?

The materials you install on your roof will greatly affect the exterior appearance of your home.

Therefore, it’s best to choose a roof material that’s compatible with your home’s architecture design. For example, if your semi-d home uses all clay tiles, then installing wood shingles for your kitchen extension may look out-of-place.

 3. Can your building support it?

Not all roofing materials weigh the same; for example, concrete tiles and slates are heavier than wood and asphalt shingles.

If your house doesn’t have the right support structure, you’ll need extra help to increase the structure. This will add up further costs, time, mess, and inconveniences.

 4. Can it withstand a hot and humid climate?

Malaysia’s tropical climate means you must consider how well your roofing materials will fare against the sun and rain. Some materials are better than the rest in our weather.

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