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The Best Replacement Roofing Brands for Your Home

choosing the right brand of roofing for your home

If your roof is in need of replacement, you may be trying to determine which roof brand is the right one to install on your home. There are multiple factors to consider when deciding on the right type and brand of roofing for your house. Some of these factors that you should consider include your budget, how long the roof is expected to last, style, and the type of material you want.

Your roof is not only the largest item on your house, but it is also one of the most important items. It is responsible for keeping the elements like rain, snow, hail, and animals out of your home. The function of the shingles, underlayment, gutters, and vents all work together to ensure you stay safe, dry, and in an environment that’s comfortable and safe for your family all year long. 

In this blog, we’ll discuss the preferred roofing brands we recommend and why each may be right for your new roof installation project.

Owens Corning

Owens Corning is our preferred brand of roofing at Unified. This is due to the Surnail technology this brand offers along with the strength of the roofing materials and affordability of materials. Here’s what else we love about Owens Corning roofing: 

Versatile Design Options

Owens Cornings offers a variety of design options which is an important factor to any homeowner when making a major repair or upgrade to their home. Owens Corning architectural shingles have multiple granule colors that have been blended together to add texture and shadow lines that give the shingles depth and dimension on the roof. These ceramic-coated colored granules also provide protection against UV degradation.

Excellent Moisture Protection

One of the most important functions of your roof is protecting the inside of your home from water damage. At Unified, we love Owens Corning shingles because they feature a fiberglass mat at the core that has weathering-grade asphalt covered with colorful mineral granules that help to provide a water-shedding barrier for your home as well as a beautiful finished product. Finally, these roofing shingles also have a proprietary heat-activated sealant on each shingle that bonds the shingles together to create a watertight seal so the shingles will last longer.

Advanced Performance Technology 

Owens Corning line of Duration Series shingles feature the company’s patented technology called SureNail. This is a fabric reinforcement in the nailing area that helps protect against shingles from blowing off your roof. No other company in the industry has this patented technology. It allows contractors to install the shingles easily and efficiently while adding the benefit of strength and durability to the shingles.

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GAF roofing is the largest roofing manufacturer in North America and one of the most used brands in homes and businesses across the country. A major benefit of choosing GAF roofing materials for your home is that it’s easy to replace or upgrade your roof due to the variety of options available.

Here’s what else we love about GAF roofing: 

Their Product is Innovative

GAF is constantly at the forefront of new products and designs in the roofing industry. Due to their constant advances in technology and product offerings, when you purchase from GAF you know you’re getting the latest and best products for your home.

You Can Get Everything You Need From One Company

GAF provides everything you need for your roof from start to finish. Whether you need shingles, roof deck protection, leak barriers, ventilation, attic vents, advanced protection technology, or even solar panels GAF has it all. The ability to purchase everything you need from one company helps reduce budgets and timelines since every product comes from the same manufacturer.

Affordability Excellent Warranties

The warranties offered by GAF are generally considered the best in the roofing industry. They also offer excellent options to homeowners in every price range so you can be sure to find something that fits your budget.

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Contact Us Today for a New or Replacement Roofing Installation 

Unified is a leading roof installer for homeowners on Long Island. Whether you are looking to install a new roof or replace the existing roofing on your home, our team is ready to help. Our team will help you add curb appeal to your home, increasing the value of your house. In addition to looking right, your roof provides you with the protection you want and it can be one of the most important investments you make in your home. 

Our team is the leading roofing contractor company in New York and our team of experts have the talent to make sure you get a roof that you’re sure to love and enjoy forever. Contact us today for your Free Estimate, and we will help you identify the roofing that fits your needs, wants, and most importantly budget. Call us today at (888) 631-2131 or contact us online.

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