Shingle roofs continue to be very popular with Delaware homeowners, given their excellent combination of durability and affordability. However, not all shingle roofing products are made equal, and choosing high-performing shingles with a proven track record of customer satisfaction is the key to extracting value from your roofing investment.
Factors that contribute to the relative quality of asphalt shingles include:
- Warranty protections – the more generous and inclusive the warranty, the more confidence the brand tends to inspire
- Manufacturer reputation – companies that commit extra research and development resources to their products tend to have better performance track records
- Quality of materials – this is an especially important consideration with composite shingles, which show wide variations in quality and durability
Delaware’s Most Trusted Shingle Roofing Products
Some of the most popular and widely trusted shingle roofing products on the DE market include:
- GAF Timberline and Lifetime shingles. GAF’s Timberline shingles offer an attractive natural wood shake appearance, while its Lifetime line offer classic beauty and excellent durability at a fraction of the cost of expensive slate or wood shakes. Both product families are renowned for outstanding fire resistance, excellent stain and algae protection, and one of the most generous and inclusive warranties in the industry. This is the product we recommend and install most often.
- Owens Corning Duration shingles. Available in a wide range of colors and styles, Owens Corning Duration shingles deliver outstanding value for an affordable price. With thick textures, generous dimensions, exceptional strength, a limited lifetime warranty, and wind resistance of up to 130 MPH, Owens Corning Duration shingles hold strong year in and year out. Their website has a uin tool for designing your next roof – try it out!
- IKO shingles. In business since the 1950s, IKO is now reputed the world over as one of the leading providers of residential roofing shingles. The company’s most popular lines include Cambridge shingles and Armourshake shingles, both of which offer distinct advantages. The Cambridge line enhances your home’s curb appeal, while its heavy weight is ideally suited to the New Jersey climate. For added durability, the Armourshake line has best-in-class impact resistance and provides an effective deterrent against algae as well as the harshest of natural elements. Although not as popular is use as GAF shingles, IKO has nevertheless proved it offers quality & durability shingle for their customers.
While this is not an exhaustive list, these three manufacturers have distinguished themselves with DE homeowners for providing trustworthy, reliable products at prices that deliver excellent value. They are excellent starting points for further research into asphalt shingles that will perform well in the face of the seasonal extremes seen in Delaware’s weather patterns.
We Install GAF Shingle Roofing Products
All Roofing Solutions specializes in installation of GAF Timberline shingles, including High Definition (HD), Ultra HD, Prestique, energy-efficient Cool series and Lifetime Designer shingles. Additionally, we use superior quality roof deck protection and offer various GAF leak barrier options. You can view our project gallery for samples of our work!
For more information or to request a FREE ESTIMATE, call 302-725-ROOF (7663) in Delaware or 610-551-ROOF (7663) in Pennsylvania!