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Tile Roofs vs. Shingle Roofs: What are the Differences?

Tile Roofs vs. Shingle Roofs: What is the Difference? A roof is a roof is a roof….wrong.  There really are superior roofing materials available.  If you are trying to decide what kind of material to use on your roof here are some facts about the differences between using tile and using shingles for a new […]

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How Do Roof Tiles Perform in Cold Weather Conditions?

How do roof tiles perform in cold weather conditions? The density and durability of concrete tile made by Eagle Roofing products a natural choice in cold or high freeze thaw cycling areas. The tile is not susceptible to moisture freezing within the body of the tile. There are specific application procedures that manage the snow […]

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Concrete Roofing Tile History

Concrete Roofing Tile History There is nothing new about the concept of using concrete tile for roofing. Ancient records indicate that the Chinese were producing glazed clay roofing tiles 5,000 years ago. Various patterns of flat earthenware roof tile were used in Greece between 4,000 and 5,000 years ago. The Romans adopted a variation of […]

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Concrete Roofing vs Asphalt: Which is more Energy Efficient? (Part 2)

I came across a recent question that was answered by Michael Holcomb from the Byron Center in Michigan. His explanation is excellent in answering the question of “Is an asphalt shingle roof or concrete tile better, energy wise?” In the previous blog entry, Holcomb explained the difference between asphalt and concrete shingles as far as heat […]

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Concrete Roofing vs. Asphalt: Which is More Energy Efficient (Part 1)

I came across a recent question that was answered by Michael Holcomb from the Byron Center in Michigan. His explanation is excellent in answering the question of “Is an asphalt shingle roof or concrete tile better, energy wise?” Holcomb suggests that it’s a question that might have a different response depending on your location.He goes on to […]

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Considering Concrete Tile Roofing? Why Eagle Tile Roofing is Your Best Choice (Part 2)

If you’re looking for an affordable and energy efficient concrete tile roof, Eagle tile roofing if the best choice for homeowners, architects, builders and roofers. Eagle tile roofing has the concrete tile roof to fit your needs. When you consider that a concrete tile roof will last for the life of the structure, the full […]

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Considering Concrete Tile Roofing? Why Eagle Concrete Tile Roofing is Your Best Choice (Part 1)

If you’re looking for a durable and energy efficient concrete tile roof, Eagle tile roofing if the best choice for homeowners, architects, builders and roofers. Eagle tile roofing has the concrete tile roof to fit your needs. If you haven’t seen the photo galleries of Eagle’s beautiful finished roofs, you need to take time to […]

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