Choosing a roof shingle and color is no longer as simple as picking black, brown, or gray. There are brands, products, and seemingly endless color choices. To help you sort through the ever-growing list of options, we are going do a breakdown of shingle brand colors and textures.
When you think “roof replacement”, we’re guessing the word “fun” doesn’t come to mind. Instead, you’re probably thinking, “time, money, energy, investment, complicated…” All the things. The one fun thing about it? Exploring roof shingle colors for your house.
With hurricane season comes a lot of complications: Roof leaks, tree damage, insurance claims, and endless door-to-door solicitors and mailbox inserts. (Side note: We never go door-to-door. We think it’s annoying, too.)
For every roof, there is roof decking. This is the very bottom layer of your roofing system. Typically, it is comprised of many 7/16 OSB sheathing boards nailed into the rafter system of the roof. Every roofing contractor should replace rotted or damaged boards when they replace your roof. Unfortunately, many don’t.