What is a Mansard Roof?mansard roof

Designed to give a home a Tudor or cottage look, mansard roofs have shingles on the top and sides. Also known as Curb or French roofs, these architectural designs aren’t very common these days. Read on to better understand the pros and cons of this beautiful but uncommon style of roof. What Exactly Is it? […]

What Is the Minimum Slope of a Pitched Roof?pitched roof

When we talk about roof styles and shapes, there is one dimension that is common to them all: slope. Also referred to as ‘angle’, ‘pitch’, or ‘incline’, the slope of a roof is just a measure of its degree of rise from a completely flat, horizontal line. In this article, the roofing professionals at A-to-Z […]