Our Roofing Accreditations and Certifications
Certified contractors have to meet specific criteria before receiving their certification. Also, it's an extra layer of protection, knowing the manufacturer is backing the installation of your roofing crew. Certified roofing contractors can offer the best warranties in the industry. It's a good idea to check the manufacturer's website to verify their certification status. Not all certified roofing contractors are the same either.
Owens Corning Roofing Platinum Preferred Contractors are the top tier of our exclusive network and meet strict standards for professionalism, reliability, and unparalleled craftsmanship. Only they can offer Owens Corning's best roofing system warranty. There’s no higher achievement with Owens Corning than Platinum!
CertainTeed’s most advanced credential represents the highest standards in the shingle roofing industry. Their SELECT status elevates and differentiates their company from almost all other roofing companies in their marketplace. That is why only SELECT ShingleMasters are authorized by CertainTeed to offer SureStart PLUS 5-STAR Coverage.
A GAF factory-certified contractor has gone through training and certification to meet the GAF's stringent set of standards. Contractors must go through ongoing testing and classes to ensure they are familiar with GAF products and the proper installation. A Certified installer can offer extended coverage against manufacturing defects during the critical early years of your new roof.
Other Roofing Materials Installed by North Creek Roofing
Wood shake is a traditional material used for steep-slope residential roofs, and it’s arguably the most aesthetically pleasing of all the choices. While you may think that newer materials such as asphalt and metal are superior, a wood shake is more than just aesthetically pleasing; it’s also one of the most durable roofs. As long as it’s properly installed and with proper maintenance, you can expect 30 years of life out of your cedar shake roof. If you invest in quality materials and live in an area with the right conditions, you could get up to 50 years out of it.
Standing seam metal roofs have a smooth, modern design. They can come in a variety of colors. Two types of fastening systems are available when you purchase a metal roof: concealed fastener or exposed fastener. Standing seam panels are considered concealed fastener metal roofing panels and are the most weather-tight roofing systems. Understanding the differences between these two systems is the first step in deciding which type of metal panel is best for your residential roof. A quality metal roof should last 30 years. Under ideal conditions, a metal roof could live for 50 years.
Single-ply membranes come in a combination of manufactured synthetic materials. Single-ply is wide-width sheeting meant for low slope roofs. Single-ply roofs have far fewer seams than an asphalt rolled roof system and don’t require dangerous torches or hot asphalt. They also come with prefabricated detailing accessories that make installation easy. Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) is a highly flexible membrane that resists chemicals and animal fats. Also, It’s highly reflective and can help reduce heat in the attic. A PVC single-ply membrane roof can last 30 years if properly installed and maintained.