Published: 10/1/2008, Portland Homes Magazine
Now available in Oregon and SW Washington.
In today’s convenience-driven society, it is no wonder that Enviroshake® composite-engineered roofing is quickly becoming the future of roofing. With an Enviroshake® roofing system, homeowners will enjoy a roof that simulates the classic look of an antique cedar shake roof with many additional benefits that make it an ideal product for homes in Oregon and Southwest Washington.
It will not warp, rot, crack, or blister like other roofing materials, and can be installed over plywood or skip sheathing. Resistance to hail, moss, mildew, and insects makes it ideal for weather conditions throughout the area. You can walk on it without risk or damage. making it safer for homeowners who need to work on or clean debris from the rooftop. It also comes with a 50-year, non-prorated transferable warranty, ensuring your roof will be maintained the entire time you reside in your home or be passed on to the next lucky homeowner.
Whether you are in the home for two years or 20 years, Enviroshake® dramatically adds to the resale value of your home with excellent performance. What makes this roofing so durable are the reclaimed materials used to manufacture the shingles, including post-industrial plastics, crumb rubber from tires, and natural fibers, which make it a durable and environmentally friendly building material.
Manufactured by Wellington Polymer Technology in Ontario, Canada, it has been recognized by the Canadian Plastics Industry Association as an example of how plastic based products are helping the environment. With the promise of a roofing system that is durable, earth-friendly, and a great investment. Enviroshake® is taking its place in the market as the standard in cedar shake roofing alternative. Most recently, it has not only become recognized by homeowners, but also neighborhood and homeowners associations.
The demand for the benefits and features of a product such as Enviroshake® will only continue to climb as more consumers come to expect more durable, low-maintenance, hassle-free, worry-free, and earth-friendly products, making Enviroshake® the future of roofing. Its custom molded ridge caps cedar-like appeal give any roof a unique beauty that sets it apart from the rest of the neighborhood.