Environmentally Friendly Roofing Options

Roofers Elite provides environmentally friendly roofing options. We believe in sustainability and will always suggest long-lasting materials that mean less future repair for you and fewer roofing materials in the landfills. In Maine, your roof must protect your home from rain, hail, sleet and snow, as well as general wear and tear. So choose the environmentally responsible roofers at Roofers Elite to provide the right choices for your family and the planet. 

Durable Asphalt Shingle Roofing

Asphalt shingles are durable, and you can often recycle and repurpose them for repairs. If you live in Maine, you are no stranger to rough weather. Asphalt shingles adequately protect your home and help keep your family warm and comfortable. However, they also last up to 40 or 50 years. This longstanding product lifespan can benefit both your bank account and the environment!

Roofers Elite often recommends asphalt shingle roofing to strike a balance between quality and cost. However, many people don’t know that asphalt shingles also benefit the environment directly and indirectly. Because they provide extra insulation for your home, they can lower your home heating and cooling costs, conserving energy, which is a plus for the planet. 

Recyclable Synthetic Slates and Shakes

Not only do they look great on your home, but synthetic slates and shakes are also environmentally friendly. Many homeowners love these materials because they can be easily recycled and repurposed should they be replaced. So, contact our roofing experts to find out which of these green materials might look best on your roof.

Corrugated Metal Roofing, a Green Roofing Options

Our flame-resistant metal roofing makes it easy to install solar panels. The materials are also 100% recyclable. In addition, because metal roofs last up to 50 years, you’ll have fewer roof repair and replacement costs over the lifetime of your home.

Metal roofing typically includes some recycled material, and it can be reused again if it has to be replaced. With exceptional durability and the ability to quickly deliver rainwater to your collection barrels, metal roofs provide several ways to stay green in Maine.

Standing-seam metal roofs Make the perfect base for photovoltaic panels to help you capture the power of the sun and reduce your energy bill.

Roofing Repairs Also Help You Maintain a Green Household

Investing in roof repairs and maintenance can help you prolong the life of your roof. This saves time and prevents even more roofing materials from ending up in the landfill if you require a replacement. So, it’s crucial to call Roofers Elite as soon as you notice signs of a leak or other roof defect that can compromise the structural integrity of your home.

Need More Environmentally Friendly Roofing Ideas

Contact us today for a free quote on any eco-friendly roofing options discussed above. In addition, if you would like to brainstorm other ways to make your roof more energy-efficient and solar-power friendly, we can help!

Let Us Know How We Can Help!