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Owens Corning Shingles

Owens Corning is an international manufacturer that specializes in all types of composite material such as roofing products and insulation. It’s 75 years of experience has allowed it to become a leader in glass fiber technology. You may recognize the brand by their pink panther logo. It specializes solely in asphalt shingle with some laminated shingle models and some lesser expensive 3-tab shingles.

The TruDefinition Duration shingle will give your home a stunning multiple color blend and shadowing look. Each shingle is bold and lively next to another. It is also extremely durable as Owen’s Corning has a reputation for manufacturer durable, long-lasting shingles, no matter which model.

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Owens Corning TruDefinition Duration Designer shingle is a more colorful stylish model. This will provide your home with maximum curb appeal along with triple layer protection.

The TruDefinition Duration Storm shingle is made with Owen Cornin’s unique WeatherGuard Technology. This shingle is made for people who live in locations prone to extreme weather. It has a polymeric backing material which allows the shingle to meet one of the highest ratings for impact resistance.

The Bershire Collection of shingles have a natural slate appearance. These shingles have a unique look that are vastly different than the TruDefinition series. These shingles are much more elegant looking as the colors replicate natural slate.

The Duration Premium Cool shingle is also a laminate shingle but this one has solar reflective properties. The shingle is made of a highly reflective granule technology. This allows them to keep your home color. They are Energy Star qualified due to their energy efficiency.

The Oakride Shingle is the last of the laminated shingles. It features artisan colors which are clean and inviting. In terms of durability, they are not of the Owen Corning’s most durable shingles. Yet, they are still as step-up from 3-tab shingles. They come in a wide range of colors and are beautifully crafted.

The Supreme AR is CertainTeed’s only 3-tab shingle. It still has a reputation of being of the best 3-tab shingle on the market due to its clean, smooth lines and wide range of colors. You will not find a shingle of better value that still provides your home with remarkable curb appeal and weather resistance.

Owens Corning also manufactures mineral surfaced roll. It is not the most aesthetic roofing material but it still gets the job done. It is ideal for low-slowed roofs still it lies flat and protects your home from weather and heavy moisture. Its fiberglass mat is known to provide years of low maintenance service.

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Owens Corning Warranty

Owens Corning provides various levels of coverage with their roofs. When purchasing your roofs, you must ensure you completely understand which level of coverage you are getting. They each have slightly different conditions and provide a for a different length of time. The Standard and Standard Limited warranty provide Tru PROtection Non-prorated coverage for a period of 5 to 10 years. No workmanship is included, on the turn side it is free.

The System Advantage series of warranties provide greater protection, with a Tru PROtection Non-prorated coverage period of 15 to 50 years. They have a cost to them. This The System Advantage Limited warranty includes no workmanship. The System Advantage Preferred Limited warranty includes 10 years of workmanship and the Platinum warranty has lifetime coverage. As you can imagine, each one costs more than the other.

See the warranty document here.