Where roofing is our heritage and quality is our tradition

Built-Up Tar and Gravel Roofing

Despite the state-of-the-art roofing technology that uses advanced synthetic materials, today's tar roofing systems offer a perfect blend of proven sturdy material combined with modern roofing expertise.

A Solid Roofing Investment

Investing in a tar and gravel roof is cost effective considering the life cycle and durability of the installation. Recognized for its overall value by building owners, roofing technicians and architects alike, Knipp Roofing & Exteriors offers extensive tar and gravel roofing expertise along with full and limited warranties on its roofing installations.

High Quality Layered Roofing Systems

Knip Roofing & Exteriors installs built-up roofs using high quality manufactured layers of either tar-saturated paper and liquid tar with gravel, asphalt, rolled asphalt or modified bitumen. Gravel reflects sunlight and protects the roofing material from the damaging effects of UV rays and is highly resistant to abrasion. Layers are added to increase durability. the final layer of a finished roof is coated with bitumen (tar) and a layer of gravel.


Advantages of tar and gravel roofing:


  • Superior sturdiness
  • Attaractive appearance
  • East to maintain
  • Extremely fire resistant
  • Cost effective
  • Multi-layered advanced roofing system for increased protection

For tar and gravel roof installment, inspection or repairs for your commercial or residential property, call Knipp!