A patio is a nice addition to your home; not only does it extend your home’s floor space, but it also gives your home significant value. Although patio can do well without roofing, there are nevertheless certain benefits of getting a roofed patio home. The Carpenter’s Touch discusses more.
Relax in Your Patio Anytime
The main benefit of a roofed patio is that you can relax in it whenever you want. Adding a roof gives you extra shade when the sun climbs high in the sky and shields you from the rain. If the back of the house gets hit by the sun all the time, the roof on the patio can actually help cool down your house since it prevents the sunlight from directly entering through your windows.
Adds Even More Value
When you work with our residential roofing contractor we’ll help you pick the right roof system for your patio that respects your home’s architectural style. A roofed patio actually gives you more home value than a roofless patio, since it also extends your roofing system just like your floor space.
Extra Garden Space
Did you always want to add more plants and flowers in your garden, but you ran out of space? A covered patio makes an excellent “extension” to your garden area – especially if you want to add some potted plants to your outdoors. We highly recommend glass roofing if you plan to do this, since the glass lets ample sunlight into the patio space.
A Roof Protects Your Furniture
Finally, getting a roof for your patio area means you don’t have to put away your furniture everytime adverse weather decides to drop by your home. Sunlight itself can permanently damage your furniture, especially leather chairs and sofas. So if you want to protect your investment, get a roof over your patio.
The Carpenter’s Touch offers professional roof replacement and installation. Give us a call at (973) 692-7779 for more information on our services. Our residential roofing contractor serves homeowners throughout Livingston, NJ.