An ordinary person will not be paying any attention to roofing unless he / she already faces a problem. This is also the reason most people don’t know the difference between a commercial and residential roof. Some also compare the two words sometimes because they automatically assume that they are the exact same thing but with different buildings.
Thanks to its sloping architecture, residential roofs have more flexibility in terms of the variety of colours, materials and designs. Commercial roofs use a much better material for low-slope and flat roofing, such as EPDM, TPO, asphalt plate, and thermoplastic membrane.
For its steep or prominent slopes you’ll easily notice residential roofs.
To know more about their differences, check out this infographic by Universal Contracting FL.
You can also check out their metal roofs for your future reference.