What is the difference between Owens Corning Oakridge and duration shingles?
Owens Corning certifies their shingles through independent testing. The Oakridge series meets 110 mph wind resistance standards with a standard 4 nail application, but the Duration series can withstand winds of 130 mph. Patented by Owens Corning, SureNail is a unique woven-fabric strip embedded in the nailing area.
What is the most popular Owens Corning shingle color?
Platinum Preferred is the top tier of Owens Corning certified contractors.
Is GAF better than Owens Corning?
Owens Corning Shingles Quality. GAF sets the industry standard for reliable and long-lasting shingles and roofing products. Owens Corning in product quality, both carry excellent products, though GAF offers more protection for wind and hail.
Is Owens Corning Duration a 30 year shingle?
If you are planning to install an asphalt shingle roof on your home, then going with high-performance architectural shingles can offer a good value for the money. Owens Corning TruDefinition Duration shingles are a step up from OC Oakridge 30-year architectural shingles.
What color roof is best?
17 Facts and Tips on How to Pick Shingle Colors to Complement Your Home
|HOUSE COLOR||BEST MATCHING ROOF SHINGLE COLOR|
|Beige/Cream||Brown, Black, Grey, Green, Blue|
|Brown||Grey, Brown, Green, Blue|
|White||Almost any color including Brown, Grey, Black, Green, Blue, White|
|Weathered Wood or Log Houses||Brown, Green, Black, Grey|
Which shingles last longest?
The NAHB (National Association of Home Builders) rates slate as by far the longest lasting roofing material, with a life expectancy of 150+ years, followed closely by clay and concrete at roughly 100 years.
Are Owens Corning shingles any good?
Verdict: Owens Corning shingles are second in market share, but probably behind CertainTeed and Malarkey in terms of the overall quality. CertainTeed uses a lot more material in their shingles, providing more protection from severe weather.
What company makes the best shingles?
Ultimately, the test revealed that the top 10 shingle brands were:
- Atlas – Pinnacle Pristine.
- GAF-Elk – Royal Sovereign.
- CertainTeed – XT 25.
- Atlas – StormMaster Slate.
- Tamko – Heritage.
- Owens Corning – Oakridge.
- Owens Corning – Duration.
- Owens Corning – Berkshire Collection.
What does trudefinition mean for Owens Corning shingles?
Duration roofing shingles provide strength and durability to your roof thanks to patented SureNail technology TruDefinition is Owens Corning’s color design platform specially formulated to capture bright, vibrant hues and dramatic shades
How long do Owens Corning laminated shingles last?
TruDefinition® Duration® Shingles Algae Resistance 10 Years Design Bold Contrast, Deep Dimension Shingle Type Laminated Wind Resistance 130 MPH Nominal Size 13 1/4″ x 39 3/8″
What makes Owens Corning the best roofing contractor?
The Owens Corning Roofing Contractor Network rewards contractors for providing homeowners with a positive experience with our products. When you buy Owens Corning roofing shingles, you can rest assured that our commitment to quality is of the highest importance. Total Protection is more than shingle deep.
What kind of warranty does Owens Corning have?
Owens Corning certifies our shingles to industry recognized wind resistance standards through independent third-party testing laboratories. To see the wind resistance warranty on this product, refer to the Technical Information section.