Technological advancements are apparent in nearly every aspect of contemporary life. The construction industry is no different. Manufacturers are developing new roofing materials that last longer and protect homes and businesses better than previously thought possible. Advancements in roofing materials display improvements. We will look at some of these advancements so building owners looking at a roof replacement can see how they can benefit from roofing innovations. New roofs in the Twin Cities area will not only provide the building owner protection from nature’s elements but also play a crucial role in energy-efficiency and cost-effective developments. Local construction firms like Van Horn Construction demand better roofing materials with more extended warranty periods to give homeowners a roof that will last for the full lifespan of their building. Van Horn now provides or will soon offer many of these cutting-edge and innovative advancements in the roofing industry that boost efficiency for homes and businesses. We’ll look at roofing materials with insulation built-in, less expensive synthetic roofs, the benefits of solar, fireproof roofs, and the benefits of cool roofs.