We are lucky enough to have some stunning historic architecture in our area and we, of course, are always interested in the roofs of these structures. Depending on when it was built, a building's roof can be made out of various materials such as clay, slate, or wood.
Roofs were not only important because of the protection they provided, but because they used to play such an integral role in the architectural design of the building and they helped define the era in which they came from. Because they are old, these roofs will eventually deteriorate and require repairs just like any material would. There are lots of unique opportunities for Dallas roofing companies in terms of historic building repair. This can be really satisfying work. Reading about the importance of roofs on historic buildings is educational as well as interesting. It's always fun to step back into the past to see how everything used to be done.
Originally Posted over here: Roofing for Historic Buildings
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