roofing tile


Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.roofing tile - a thin flat slab of fired clay used for roofingroofing tile - a thin flat slab of fired clay used for roofing
clay - a very fine-grained soil that is plastic when moist but hard when fired
hip tile, hipped tile - a tile shaped so as to cover the hip of a hip roof
pantile - a roofing tile with a S-shape; laid so that curves overlap
ridge tile - a decorative tile that is bent in cross section; used to cover the ridge of a roof
roofing material - building material used in constructing roofs
References in periodicals archive ?
(5) Permeability to air: the roofing tile made from recycled materials has a coefficient of permeability to the air, kT, much lower than the other roofing tiles.
A roofing tile provides protection to the structure below from heat and rain.
Montoro[TM] tile is a true Grade One roofing tile, providing both strength and insulation against temperature and weather.
of Japan, a government-backed rescuer for heavily indebted firms, said Tuesday it has decided to bail out 13 roofing tile makers and marketing firms in Shimane Prefecture.
The Commission was particularly concerned that Lafarge owns the leading Danish concrete roofing tile producer, which competes with only one other company and a relatively small quantity of imported tiles.
Additionally, because these solar roof tiles are manufactured in the most popular roofing tile colors, installing Lumeta's products results in an aesthetically superior solar solution for residential builders and architects, the company said.
There's a variety of styles, shapes and colors of roofing tile for all home styles, from classical to contemporary through the experts at PetraSlate Tile & Stone.
Home builders in the Denver, Colorado Springs and Fort Collins have limited local access to high-end roofing tile. Only by partnering with long-standing roofing suppliers can they be assured that they can get a large selection of unique roofing tiles that aren't available through any run of the mill roofing supplier or big box store.