In 2010, GAF established the Certified Green Roofer™ program to promote the undisputed benefits of shingle recycling. Developed in partnership with the U.S. Green Building Council and the Construction Materials Recycling Association, it encourages contractors to be environmentally responsible. Since its launch, the program has the increased the estimated rate of recycling for shingles from 10% in 2010 to 28% in 2015.
Every property manager deserves a roof that can keep their commercial building dry and damage-free from the harshest elements. Your choice of roofing material is essential to this. While there are many options available in today’s market, property managers are now leaning towards the durability and lasting performance of TPO single-ply membranes. [Read more…]
Today’s asphalt shingle roofing strikes a good balance between cost, benefits, and a virtually endless array of color and texture options that will fit any project regardless of style and color scheme. Manufacturing techniques have also advanced to the point where you can get so much value even from so-called “entry-level” shingles.
Choosing your roofing color isn’t as simple as picking shingles that match your favorite color. You have to consider several things so it not only affects how your home looks but on your roof’s overall performance too. If you happen to be in the planning stages of choosing a new roof, here are expert tips: