Chad’s Pacific Wave Style Board Inspiration
<p>Discover designer Chad Esslinger’s 2020 Shingle Color of the Year Pacific Wave Home Exterior Style Board.</p>Learn More
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While replacing a roof can be a big, important decision, it also helps protect your biggest investment - your home - and it gives you the chance to start fresh with a new exterior look. Getting the color and shape of shingle you always wanted is a great way to express your individual personality and add real value. Plus, if you have a leak, ignoring it can only get worse and could result in interior damage or even mold or roof deck rot.
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<p>The roof is an easy target for one of Mother Nature’s most unpredictable and powerful forces — wind. Strong winds can cause sudden, devastating roof damage when a severe storm moves through, but asphalt roof shingles can also be negatively impacted on windy days when there’s no rain, hail, sleet or snow in the forecast. […]</p>Learn More
<p>When most people think of roofs, they typically think of shingles or metal roofing. But what some may not know is there’s another layer of protection directly on top of the roof deck and under the roof covering that performs a critical role in protecting your home from moisture damage. It’s called roofing underlayment. Find […]</p>Learn More
<p>Proper Nailing Techniques for Optimal Performance of Asphalt Shingles Roofing shingles and underlayment work together to provide your home with protection from the elements, including rain, snow, and wind. But these roofing products can only do their jobs when properly installed. Roofing shingles have specific guidelines for how they should be fastened to your roof. […]</p>Learn More
<p>Your roof ventilation probably isn’t something you think about very often, but it plays an important role in many aspects of day-to-day life in your home. Having the right amount of ventilation in your attic can have a positive effect on the lifespan of your roof system, the comfort and well-being of your family, your […]</p>Learn More
<p>Algae Growth on Asphalt Shingles Algae growth may cause discoloration on roofs resulting in brown or black streaks on a rooftop. Algae may be mistaken for soot, dirt, or tree droppings, most of which typically produce only localized discoloration. Dark streaks, or roof discoloration caused by algae, happens in varying degrees across the U.S., especially […]</p>Learn More
<p>Owens Corning Roofing is excited to be working with Chad Esslinger to help answer frequently asked questions from homeowners about roofing and exterior design. Chad is passionate about every aspect of home design. He began his formal design education as an architecture student and soon realized that he wanted to focus on home decor products […]</p>Learn More
<p>Just like test driving a car, trying on a pair of shoes, or sampling a grocery item, trying before buying can help guarantee you get what you want before making your purchase. This same mindset holds true for roofing contractors – and why our FLEX Fest interactive demonstrations are helpful educational tools that bring product […]</p>Learn More
<p>Not sure what makes up a roof besides shingles? Use our numbered roof diagram to familiarize yourself with the common parts of a roof and its layers so you can confidently communicate with your roofing contractor during your next roofing project. What are the common parts of a roof? Roof Ridge: The roof ridge, or […]</p>Learn More
<p>Installing a new roof, or repairing an existing roof, is a big job and a big investment for your home. Working with a qualified and trusted roofer who understands roofing materials, safety, and building codes and requirements will ensure the job is done right.</p>Learn More
<p>When you buy Owens Corning Roofing shingles, you can rest assured that our commitment to quality is of the highest importance. Our shingles undergo extensive testing to ensure they meet industry standards and certifications so that you can feel good about your roofing investment.</p>Learn More
<p>Sometimes a roof can naturally reach the end of its useful life without experiencing a roof failure. If replacing an old roof is delayed, however, it could result in bigger problems down the road. So watch for the warning signs to be sure to give yourself plenty of time to add the project to your TO DO list.</p>Learn More
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