Common Roofing Terms
There are many technical terms associated with the roofing industry. We list some of the most common on this page and have provided links to expanded definitions.
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Glossary and Definitions
Some examples of common terms you might hear during you roofing project are listed below. You’ll notice some phrases have other definitions, some intuitive and some that will seem unique to roofing. Click to learn more about a particular phrase and how it impacts your home’s roof.
(Click the following words to view their definition)