Cedar Shakes & Shingles
BC’s Trusted Residential Roofing Company – Cedar Shakes & Shingles
A natural appearance and rustic aesthetic perfect for Pacific coast residential roofs.
A tried, tested and traditional residential roofing system, wood shingles are one of the more common roofing materials used throughout North America.
Cedar shakes and shingles offer homeowners a rustic, natural look complementary to many architectural styles.
While modern asphalt shingles are now the more affordable choice, many homeowners prefer the appearance of cedar shakes and shingles which remain a viable roofing option.
Cedar shakes and shingles are weather-resistance and resilient. Cedar’s natural properties resist thermal shock, which can break down synthetic roofing materials.
Cedar is a natural insulator which improves the energy efficiency of many homes when correctly installed by a qualified roofing contractor.
Shakes vs. Shingles
Are thicker than shingles with a textured appearance on the exposed side. Cedar shakes can be used in residential roofing and siding applications.
Are usually thinner than shakes, smoothed on both sides and tapered. Shingles can be installed as both roofing and siding.
Coast Mountain Roof is experienced in the installation and maintenance of cedar shake and shingle roofing.