Your roof is one of the most important parts of your home when it comes to energy efficiency. If it is well-insulated and ventilated, it can keep your home cooler in the summer and warmer in the winter, which can help you save money on your energy bills. We discuss how in this blog post.

How Do Roofs Help You Save Energy at Home?


One of the most important ways that roofs help you save energy at home is by providing ventilation. Proper ventilation can help to regulate the temperature in your attic, which can keep your home comfortable year-round. It also helps minimize excess heat and moisture buildup, which are known to cause problems to both your roof and your home. Make sure to check that your attic has proper ventilation before adding insulation, as this can improve the efficiency of your home’s HVAC system.


Sufficient roof insulation is also key to ensuring home energy savings. A well-insulated roof will help maintain your home temperatures within acceptable levels, allowing you to save money on your energy bills. There are a variety of different insulation materials available, so be sure to choose one that best fits your needs.

Radiant Barrier

Installing a radiant barrier is another option for increasing the energy efficiency of your roof. It reflects heat away from your house during hot weather while also preventing it from entering during cold weather. It is most effective when installed on unventilated attics or between rafters where there is an air space present.

Choosing the Right Roof for Your Home

If you are in need of roof replacement service soon, be sure to consider the energy efficiency of your new roof. Here’s what you need to take into account:

  • Local Climate. In hot climates, lighter-colored roofs reflect heat better than darker-colored roofs.
  • Type of Insulation. Make sure to choose a roofing material that will work well with your existing insulation.
  • Budget. There are many different roofing materials available, so be sure to choose one that fits within your budget. You can’t go wrong with asphalt shingles in terms of affordability, but if your budget allows it, going for an alternative like metal would also suffice.

If you’re looking for a roof that will help you save money on your energy bills, be sure to get in touch with Lankford Roofing & Construction LLC. We can help you choose the right roofing material and insulation for your home and climate, so you can enjoy lower energy costs all year long. Give us a call at (903) 465-7677, or submit an online form to schedule a consultation. We serve homeowners in Sherman and Denison, TX.

Published On: December 16, 2022Categories: RoofingTags: , ,


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