There is more to your roof than just the shingles. From nails and fasteners to underlayment and roof deck, there are several components that are combined together in order to create a strong protective membrane over your home. One of the key parts of a roofing system is called the soffit – or the material that connects the roof overhang to the side of your structure.
There are so many roofing options on the market that it’s easy to assume one could choose any roofing material, and it would look great. But the truth is, there is one factor that plays an important part in every roofing system, including choice of material. Here’s a closer look at an essential aspect of roofing: roof pitch.