Why Pitched Roofs Are Better Than Flat Roofs? And Are They?

Solar pannels on roof of old building

The simple fact is, a pitched roof (i.e. set at an angle) is more weather-tight than a flat roof as it allows the rain to slide off the roof, rather than sit on top. This type of roof typically has a pitch of between 30 and 45 degrees and not only serves a practical purpose, … Read more

Flat roof to pitched roof conversion

Converting a flat asphalt roof to a pitched one

Turning a flat asphalt roof into a pitched roof This video is all about turning a flat asphalt roof into a pitched roof later on. You see the stages of removing the asphalt roof, building the new roof structure, felting and battening, tiling with concrete tiles, cutting into the wall and sealing the edge with … Read more