Glossary of Roofing Terms
At Century Roofing Limited, we hope to educate our homeowners on any terms undefined. We’ve compiled a handy list of some of the most common roofing terms so that you can understand every step of the roofing process.
HEX shinglesHex shingles have a hexagonal shape after installation is complete.
HipThe edge created by the intersection of two sloping roof planes.
Hip RoofA roof with no gables or vertical slides; all of the sides on a hip roof gently slope towards the walls.
HoistA mechanical device used for lifting or lowering a heavy load.
HVACHVAC stands for Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning units or equipment.
What are people saying about
Century Roofing will ensure that each client is happy with their new roofing and/or siding project. We encourage our clients to provide us with feedback on their projects.
Here are some kind works that some of our clients have to say about working with our team.
- Martin Engeler
Excellent professional advice, prompt and solid workWe had three quotes done for re-roofing our home. Bill’s quote was not just... read more7/21/2017Rebecca Bouchard
I was just surprised to see that how quick the Century Roofing staff is. Whether it is just consultation or... read more11/12/2018
- Antonio Davis
I am pleased to see the dedication of Century Roofing to provide the best and satisfactory roofing services in Calgary... read more11/03/2018