John Sniffen
10/21/2005
sorry if you've touched on this before (your search function doesn't seem to work) comparing different construction types, where does a metal roof fall in weight class? thanks,
Todd Miller
Classic Products, Inc.
10/21/2005
Approx weights per square (100 square feet) of roofing: Aluminum -- 40 - 70 pounds Steel -- 70 - 125 pounds Copper -- 90 - 125 pounds Asphalt/fiberglass shingles -- 275 - 425 pounds Wood shingles -- 350 - 400 pounds Wood shakes -- 425 - 550 pounds Low weight concrete tile -- 500 - 700 pounds Slate -- 800 - 1100 pounds Clay tile -- 1200 - 2000 pounds
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