Top 10 Recommended Shingles for Roofers to use.
Check out these 10 Top Roofing Shingles that can ultimately help you build a long lasting shingle roof and help your roofing business grow!
When it comes down to roof efficiency, there are two main factors in place. That is the quality of materials and the actual placement of the materials themselves.
For a shingle roof to last as long as they are meant to last, it’s essential to use the top roofing shingles and the best quality underlayment materials possible. Also, by doing the job to the best of your ability, which can ultimately result in satisfied customers, leaving better reviews on your online listings, that can lead to future jobs in the long run.
Here are the top roofing shingles PEOpaygo recommends….
Tests performed by Consumer Reports magazine, they used a carefully calibrated machine to apply force to the shingles. The tests simulated everything from intense winds to fallen trees.
Ultimately, the test revealed that the 10 top roofing shingles were:
Atlas Pinnacle Pristine shingles provide a lot of value for it’s worth, such as Scotchgard Protector which helps prevent black streaks caused by algae. According to Atlas roofing manufacturing, they’re built with High-Performance Technology that can withstand winds up to 130mph.
GAF Royal Sovereign shingles are designed with Advanced Protection shingle technology, which reduces natural resources while providing excellent protection. As well as with StainGuard Protection which helps ensure that the shingle stays protected against blue-green algae. They also have passed wind tests up to 150 mph.
CertainTeed – XT 25 shingles are built on a rigid fiberglass base, each shingle provides exceptional resistance to blow-off. These shingles provide excellent durability and performance backed by CertainTeed’s industry-best manufacturer warranty. They are also economically-priced and easy to install, as well.
Atlas StormMaster Slate shingles are built with Scotchgard Protector, helping it inhibit blue-green algae’s growth, which protects the shingles from those ugly black streaks. They are Built with High-Performance Technology, which can withstand winds up to 150 mph. As well as with Core4 Technology which helps the shingles withstand every type of harsh weather!
Tamko Heritage shingles have a fiberglass mat construction with a random-cut sawtooth design. Two layers of mat are coated with asphalt, surfaced with mineral granules, and then laminated together. It also includes a self-sealing strip of asphalt. They also have passed wind tests up to 110 mph.
Owens Corning Oakridge shingles are built with StreakGuard algae resistance protection, helping it inhibit blue-green algae’s growth, which protects the shingles from those ugly black streaks. The sealant’s quality and performance on a shingle helps play an important part in wind resistance performance. Owens Corning certifies their shingles to industry-recognized with wind resistance standards.
Owens Corning Duration shingles are built with SureNail Technology. Strength and durability are built into it thanks to the unique fabric strip in the nailing area. This unique shingle design provides outstanding gripping power. Just as the Oakridge shingle they are built with StreakGuard Algae Resistance Protection, it inhibits blue-green algae’s growth, which protects the shingles from those ugly black streaks. The sealant’s quality and performance on a shingle helps play an important part in wind resistance performance. Owens Corning certifies their shingles to industry-recognized wind resistance standards. Energy Star is for roofs, too. An Energy Star rated shingle can help make a home more comfortable and energy-efficient.
Owens Corning Berkshire Shingles are built with StreakGuard Algae Resistance Protection. Helping inhibit the growth of blue-green algae to protect the shingle from those ugly black streaks. The sealant’s quality and performance on a shingle helps play an important part in wind resistance performance. Owens Corning certifies their shingles to industry-recognized wind resistance standards
The IKO Crowne Slate shingle is built with resilient fiberglass mat, coated top and bottom with weathering asphalt. Then it is surfaced with colored granules. IKO’s own modified asphalt provides exceptional flexibility to resist high winds, rain, snow, ice, and temperature extremes. The Shingles have IKO Fast lock sealant strips along their bottom edge to prevent wind-driven rain from getting underneath them. When activated by the sun’s heat, these strips become extra tacky. They are embedded with copper-coated granules into the shingles. Helping it inhibit the growth of blue-green algae that can cause unattractive black stains, streaks, and discoloration
IKO Cambridge shingles were engineered to withstand the elements for years, making them one of the most durable shingles. They come with printed nail line guides installers to position and fasten the shingles correctly. It is meant to keep them on the roof and prevent them from blowing off in high wind.
They are also embedded with copper-coated granules into the shingles. Helping inhibit the growth of blue-green algae that can cause unattractive black stains, streaks, and discoloration.
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