The Best Roof Material & Color For Your Home

Your home is a place of comfort and peace that reflects your taste. You have carefully picked out every piece of furniture and decor. Therefore, shouldn’t the exterior of your home match the interior? We think your roof should tie your entire home together just like it protects you and your family. This is why we offer many color options for both asphalt shingles and metals roofs. This way you can pick out the best roof material & color for your home that exemplifies your taste while keeping you warm and cozy.

Asphalt Shingles

Asphalt Shingles are the most popular roof type. This is because they have a long lifespan, are cost effective, easy to install, and come in a wide array of colors. We are an Owens Corning Preferred Contractor and offer their TruDefinition DURATION Shingles. They have shingles available in a wide range of colors so you can find the best fit for your home and style.

Owens Corning Tools

Owens Corning has some handy tools on their website to help you pick the best shingle color for your home. There are quizzes, visualization tools, and style boards at your service.

The Roofing Color Compass Personality Quiz is a fun way to get a base idea of what colors your personality is drawn to. It asks you questions about how you would describe yourself, your interests, and your style. Then based on your answers, it tells you what your perfect colors are. The colors have descriptions about your personality and how they fit into your home. It also gives you your ideal shingle color. This quiz is a fun place to start to get some ideas for your new roof.

DesignEyeQ is Owen Corning’s Visualization Experience. You can upload a picture of your home or use a sample home based on your zip code.  Once you select a home or upload yours, you are able to make changes to it through this tool to try out new options. Not only can you try out new shingle colors on your home but you can also play with the siding, doors, trim, shutters, windows, and railings. It’s a great way to see how your new shingle color will match your home before you make your decision.

Owens Corning also has Featured Style Boards to provide inspiration. Each style board shows how you can use different colors in the shingle color palette to accentuate it. It shows how the same shingle pattern can be used for a variety of homes while still making each look and feel unique. It’s a great way to find ideas for both interior and exterior features of your home.

Lastly, there is a color board for you to pick your favorite color. Once you select your favorite color, it brings you to the shingle and style board for it. This is a great way to see how your favorite colors fit into your home and even on your roof.

Metal Roofs

Metal Roofs have a lot of advantageous as well. Their lifespan is 40 – 70 years, they are durable, offer lightweight protection, and come in a wide range of colors. We offer ABC’s (American Building Components) Imperial Rib option. The Imperial Rib is the most popular choice from ABC and uses the highest quality metal in the industry. They offer a nice array of colors for you to choose from to match your personality and the beauty of your home.

ABC Tools

ABC has the Color Visualizer Tool. You can upload a picture of your home or use one a sample one that most closely matches your home. In this tool you are able to change the siding, roof, trim, and stone features of the home. It’s a great way to play around with the colors and find the ones that you like best. This tool makes finding the best roof material & color fun and simple.

Whether you go with asphalt shingles or a metal roof, you want to make sure that it is the best roof material & color for your home. The color of your roof can enhance the beauty of your home and is another way to express your style. Both of these materials are long lasting and have great color options. When you are ready for a new roof we would be happy to help you pick out the best material and color for you. You can reach out to us here with any questions that you have!