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Why Choose Zoller Roofing to Install Your Tile Roof?

Zoller Roofing is one of the few local contractors certified by the Tile Industry Roofing Alliance (FRSA-TRI Alliance) in High Wind Concrete and Clay Tile Installation. This means we have been extensively trained in the most up to date industry practices, installation methods, and the latest code requirements on how to apply and maintain tile roofs in high wind climates like we have here in Florida.

How do we install your tile roof?

Zoller Roofing is the roof replacement company Sarasota depends on.  We build tile roofs that last for decades in Sarasota, Lakewood Ranch, Venice and Bradenton.  Zoller Roofing uses a foam-screw hybrid system to secure concrete roof tiles to the roof.

In the foam-screw hybrid system, foam adhesive adheres the tiles more securely to the roof than screws alone.  Additionally, using foam instead of screws means there are no holes in the roofing layer under the tile, making your roof more watertight. Concrete roof tiles adhered with foam can help them to withstand winds up to 250 miles per hour.  In the Zoller Roofing method of installation, we both screw and use for adhesive to adhere the first two courses of tiles at the eves, providing the most secure protection for your home. This video shows why in a state like Florida, that is hit yearly by powerful hurricanes, you need to adhere your tiles to your roof deck with more than just screws!

Aerial View of Tile Roof by Zoller Roofing in Sarasota FL

Why would you choose a tile roof?

How long does a tile roof last?  Will it look good?

  • A tile roof beautifies your home and withstands the test of time, lasting decades longer than other roofing types.
  • A tile roof is a super choice to keep your building safe and dry and withstand harsh Florida storms.
  • Tiles do not deteriorate over time (like shingles can).
  • Roof tile is fireproof and carries a class-A rating.
  • Tile roofs are energy efficient, with a white tile providing the most energy efficiency.

 

Are there different colored roof tiles?

You have lots of options for tile roof colors.

Good news for many Floridians, tile roofs are now are available in colors beyond the ultra-popular traditional terra cotta.  Presently, concrete roof tiles (and even some clay roof tiles) come in a wide spectrum of colors, ranging from the terra cotta clay red, to colors closer to moss green, driftwood grey, and ocean blue. Colored Eagle Roof Tiles

Aerial View Chatham Blend New Flat Tile Roof by Zoller Roofing in Sarasota Fl
Aerial View of Flat Tile Blend New Tile Roof by Zoller Roofing in Sarasota FL

How can you repair a tile roof?

Tile roofs require professional attention to be repaired.

Tile roofs require maintenance, and Zoller Roofing Inc. is the expert to call when you need tile repairs.  To maintain the integrity of your roof, you must have cracked or missing tiles replaced. We know that while the tiles are the part of the roof you see, they are not what keeps the water from penetrating into your home. It is the underlayment beneath that keeps water from entering. Cracked or missing tiles can expose this underlayment to sun, and sun exposure will dry out the underlayment, causing it to crack and allow water to enter the structure.  This hidden damage is why you should never live with a leak.  Call Zoller Roofing to get any leak fixed in a timely manner and save yourself thousands of dollars down the line.

Eagle Tile Hybrid Roof System

The Hybrid System works best on tile roofs.
Eagle Tile Roofing Products

Eagle Tile suggests a Hybrid Roof System utilizing two fastening methods - a polyurethane roof tile adhesive (Tile Bond) used with mechanical fasteners (screws). The use of both of these adhesion method at once creates a significant increase in uplift resistance (meaning your tiles will stay on your roof better)!

We also install Boral tile roofs and Westlake tile roofs.

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