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Cedar shakes come in three different types, heavy split and resawn, medium split and resawn, and tapersawn. Heavy split shakes are sawn on the backside while the face of the shake is split to show the natural wood face. The exposed shake is heavily textured that has a rustic or rugged appearance to it.
It can be used on the roof and the wall. There are composite cedars as well. You will find more about fake cedar when you search about composite shakes.
Material prices with accessories start from $5.5CAD per sq. ft depending on types and quantity
Installation price starts from $6 per sq. ft depending on the type and size of the roof.
There are 4 shingle grades:
- The best grade, taken from the tree’s heartwood, 100% edgegrain with no defects. Used for roofing and sidewalls.
- Flatgrain with limited sapwood allowed.
- Can include sapwood and flatgrain.
- Undercoursing A utility grade for underscoring double-coursed sidewalls only.
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Finding a reputable company to install or repair your cedar roof can be a daunting task so we make it simpler for you.
We know you want to keep the cost of your cedar roof installation within budget while ensuring you get beautiful natural wood grains with cedar that will last so we will take the time to review all your options. Whether you are considering a cedar roof repair or installing a new cedar roof, we can help you navigate through your choices.
Rely on AZ Roofing for sound advice on repairing or replacing cedar roofs. We will help you:
- Choose from the different types of roof materials available including cedar roofs and cedar shakes
- Get the best cedar roofing prices based on your investment
- Budget your cost
Why choose Cedar Roofing or Cedar Shakes?
Cedar Roofs are the classic choice for those with impeccable taste. They have a unique look that is unmatched. Homeowners choose Cedar Roofs and Cedar Shakes not only for their natural wood beauty, but also because they are unmatched in their strength and durability as a roofing material which actually adds to the strength of the roofing structure unlike other materials. Additionally, they perform especially well against the elements such as hailstorms and other winter storms for your added peace of mind. Lastly, cedar has natural preservatives which resists moisture and decay for the longevity of your roof.
You can choose from 3 different types or styles including heavy split and resawn, medium split and resawn and tapersawn. These types shows a different side of the wood to show more or less texture depending on your preference giving these cedar roofs a rustic or rugged appearance
AZ Roofing has the highest standards in labour warranty to ensure your investment lasts. We only choose materials with long warranties and a history of customer satisfaction as we want to ensure our customers are happy with their roofs for a very long time. We are the experts in residential and commercial for repair, replacement, shingle, sloped and flat roofing in GTA and surrounding areas.
We offer a wide variety of choices to meet your roofing needs and protect your investment. We also offer a thorough assessment of your roofing system including its ventilation system to ensure all work meets or exceeds Ontario Building Codes, and are properly ventilated for optimal energy efficiency in your attic space, plus longevity of your new roof.
With the AZ Roofing approach, we will help you choose whether you need a new cedar roof repair or a new installation of a cedar roof.
AZ Roofing’s unique education and background delivers the best quality at an affordable price
There are two major types of roofs. They are Sloped Roofing and Flat Roofing. As you can see from the photos, many houses and commercial buildings typically are one or the other, but there are also many examples of houses which have a sloped roof in the front with a flat roof in the back, or vice versa.
The materials used for sloped roofing is different from the materials used for flat roofing. Below is a very brief summary for each of the different types of materials used.
|Type: Sloped Roofing||Shingles||Metal||Copper||Cedar||Slate|
|Price||Value-priced materials; Low – Medium Cost||Extremely Low for Farm-House Medium-High priced for Residential||Premium||Premium||Premium|
|Benefits||Value-priced options which are made to look like different materials||Longevity in leak protection||Longevity in leak protection with a unique visual appeal||Unique visual appeal||Unique visual appeal|
|What is it||Extremely common in residential houses. Known as architectural shingles or asphalt roof shingles||Two types of metal roofs – one for farm-house applications and the other for houses which look like Shingles||A metal roof made with Copper||Cedar shakes, a natural wood product, provides a thick and unique look||Slate, a natural rock made into tiles provides a thick and unique look|