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Roofing Guide: 26 Types of Tiles, Sheets and Membranes to Cover Architectural Projects

06:00 - 24 April, 2018
© ArchDaily | José Tomás Franco
© ArchDaily | José Tomás Franco

From ceramic tiles and metal sheets for roofs to wooden decks and floating cement tiles for roofing, roofing materials not only contribute to the drainage and protect the lower layers from solar radiation and wear, but also have an important aesthetic function.

Currently, when choosing the roof covering, you can find a wide variety of materials and dimensions, each with specific characteristics, determined by the type of roofing, the location of the project, and its future maintenance.

Review a catalog of options to incorporate creatively into your designs, below.