Although the major purpose of a roof is to cover the home, modern roofs do more than that. While a modern roof adds to the aesthetic value of a home, it can be used as a living space.
Thanks to its several advantages, rooftop living is a modern concept that has gained the hearts of many homeowners. As a homeowner planning to live rooftop, you want to know the advantages awaiting you when you convert your roof to somewhere you can spend some time with your friends and family.
Here are a few advantages of rooftop living:
One big advantage of rooftop living space is that you have a better view of your environment. When you and your friends or family gather on your rooftop space to have a conversation, having a better view of what is around you helps you have a good time. This will amaze your friends and create a long-last memory.
This benefit is not what to expect from your regular garden or park.
Do you love privacy? We all do!
If you want somewhere to cool your head and have some private time, consider your rooftop space.
Rooftop living space gives you an added advantage of somewhere to run to when you want to excuse yourself from issues happening around you.
Getting some fresh air can be challenging if your home lacks outdoor spaces. But rooftop space is a modern solution. The beauty of this is that you can arrange your patio furniture in your rooftop living space to provide yourself with all the luxury of being in your regular garden.
These are the major benefits of rooftop living, showing that renovating your roof for living space is a great investment.
It is worth mentioning that designing your rooftop for rooftop living requires the service of a professional contractor. How much you enjoy your rooftop space depends on your contractor, and you want to choose carefully.
For example, roof paver stones are made of different composite materials, and your contractor’s choice will go a long way with how comfortable you and your family feel in your rooftop space. Plus, this choice of material will contribute to how long the space serves you.
At HKC, we use lightweight paver stones, ensuring we don’t put much weight on your building. We use recycled rubber and plastic, repurposed as roof pavers with about one-third the weight of traditional stones or bricks.
If you have a rooftop that could be used as a living space, HKC would love to help you flesh out the necessary details. Contact us today for a free estimate or call us at 513-371-1841.
We have an A+ Rating from the Better Business Bureau and are part of the National Roofing Contractors Association, serving our Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky area neighbors.