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Contractors Embrace Province™ Slate

From California to Minnesota to Florida, contractors are embracing Province™ Slate.



Cambridge Cool Colors shingles have a dimensional profile with deep shadow bands to create roof textures and suit any type of home, from traditional to modern to rustic.


Slate Roofing

Engineered slate roofing from Ply Gem gives custom homes the high-end looks that owners want.

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Green Hybrid Roofing

Despite the traditional clay or cement roof-tile look, Green Hybrid Roofing (GHR) actually has a foam core.


InSpire Aledora Slate Roofing

These slate roofing tiles from InSpire Roofing Products offer the look of genuine, thick slate tile at a lighter weight, more economical price, and they’re virtually maintenance-free.


Pinnacle Pristine Shingles

Installation is fast and easy with these oversized shingles, measuring 39 inches by 14 inches with a 6-inch exposure for easier measurements.


Metal Sales Manufacturing Corporation

Metal Sales has been manufacturing high-quality metal roof and wall products for 50 years, and currently offers more than 75 profiles in a variety of…


DaVinci Slate Composite Roofing

This synthetic slate system from DaVinci provides the look and feel of authentic slate without the various imperfections of the real thing.


Duo-Fast Cap Nailer System

Installing synthetic roofing underlayment and organic roofing felt is easier with this pneumatic cap nailer system from Duo-Fast.

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