When selecting roofing materials for a new home, homeowners typically focus on the material, color and style and may overlook the energy efficiency factor. But choosing energy efficient or cool roofing will save you money on your cooling bills and conserves the energy used in your home.
According to the Cool Roof Rating Council (CRRC) that savings can be anywhere from 7% to 15%.
The Bellaforté line, of slate and shake polymer roofing tiles from DaVinci Roofscapes® mimic the look of natural slate or shake shingle roofing materials. These highly engineered polymer roof tiles offer unmatched durability and maintenance and come with a 50-year warranty.
CertainTeed™ Landmark Solaris™ GOLD Impact Resistant (IR) solar reflective roofing shingles are ecologically smart, beautifully durable and architecturally ideal for sunny climates or anywhere solar heat is a challenge. These shingles decrease the temperature of the roof by as much as 20 percent.