When it comes to roofing in New Albany, Indiana and the Louisville KY area, asphalt roofing systems are still the number one type of roof in New Albany and Louisville as well as the remainder of the United States. There are many roofing systems like metal roofs making strides in the roofing industry, however, the king of the American roof is still the residential asphalt roofing system.
Residential Asphalt Roofing Systems: Our Partner
Let’s talk about the Unisource Roofing partner as well as your partner in your new roof. At Unisource Roofing we have partnered with roofing industry giant, Owens Corning, for your residential asphalt roofing systems.
We have chosen Owens Corning as our partner for a few reasons. One, Owens Corning has a deep reputation as a roofing materials leader. Two, Owens Corning has been in the roofing materials manufacturing business for nearly 100-years given them a great experience in making asphalt roofing shingles.
Owens Corning was founded in 1935, however, its origins are back to 1935 when Corning Glass Works and Owens-Illinois started a partnership. Owens Corning has been a Fortune 500 company ever since the list was created in 1955.
Jump forward to 2020 and The Owens Corning Corporation employs over 19,000 people worldwide. With all this tradition, experience, and financial strength it’s easy to see why Unisource Roofing partnered with mighty Owens Corning.
Roofing Louisville KY: Your Roofing Shingles
Anytime you talk about a roof, the conversation is going to focus on the roofing shingles. There are several components to any best roof, however, we will start with the star of the show, the roofing shingle.
At Unisource Roofing we recommend either the Owens Corning Tru Def Duration or the Oakridge roofing shingles. Both roofing shingles are an excellent choice. Each shingle if installed to manufacturers specifications and if the proper components are installed along with the shingles, is eligible for up to a 50-year manufacturer’s warranty as well as a 130-mph wind warranty.
The Duration roofing shingles come in many great color options and has a deep dimensional look. You can receive the same warranties with the Oakridge roofing shingle without the heavy dimensional look with is what some homeowners are going for.