The Roofing Marketplace

New color offering for SBS modified UL Class 4 shingle

Malarkey Roofing Products' Alaskan® SBS polymer-modified bitumen three-tab shingle featuring Scotchgard™ now is available in Heather. The revolutionary Alaskan shingle provides a durable barrier against extreme weather and has received a UL 2218 Class 4 impact resistance classification, the highest rating possible. In a Class 4 rating test, the Alaskan shingle withstood a simulation of hailstones hitting a roof at 90 mph without sustaining any damage. Heather is the newest color offered in the Alaskan product line, which features 11 other colors. For more information, visit or scan the QR code to learn more about Alaskan shingles.

New white polymer-modified bitumen cap sheet

Polyreflect® is a premium, highly reflective, smooth-film polymer-modified bitumen cap sheet. Manufactured with Polyglass' patented ADESO® Technology and patented SealLap,® this self-adhering membrane will provide long-term waterproofing protection when properly installed as part of a Polyglass-approved multi-ply roof system. The proprietary acrylic-surfaced tri-laminate film on Polyreflect is Class A fire-rated and provides exceptional long-term performance. The Cool Roof Ratings Council lists Polyreflect cap sheet with a Solar Reflectance Index of 105. For more information, visit

Synthetic roof underlayment

All TITANIUM® UDL synthetic roof underlayments now feature Class 4 impact resistance classification. For 11 years, InterWrap's TITANIUM has been recognized as the leading brand of synthetic underlayment for use under all types of steep-slope roofing materials. Continual research and design has resulted in the most advanced underlayments and industry-leading slip-resistant front and back surfaces, including the only patented mechanically enhanced nodular slip-resistant walking surface. InterWrap has a TITANIUM product to meet and exceed your expectations and now offers RhinoRoof,™ a 15-pound felt replacement specifically designed for use under asphalt roofing. Visit for more information.

New edge metal and accessories for single-ply roof systems

Mule-Hide Products is excited to announce our new edge metal and accessories for single-ply roof systems. Our line of edge metal and accessories reduces installation costs and increases productivity. Our wide assortment of standard and custom-fabricated products are quick and easy to install, helping to reduce labor costs by eliminating on-site metal fabrication. All our products are inspected, wrapped in protective film and shipped to job sites ready for installation. Contact Mule-Hide Products at (800) 786-1492 or or visit for more information.

Owens Corning™ Oakridge® Shingles feature artisan colors

Owens Corning's Oakridge Artisan Colors are specially designed to provide a unique blend of artistry and craftsmanship that will give a home a look that is anything but ordinary. Blacks and grays are rich and warm; earth tones capture the vibrancy of nature's brightest hues; and bold color combinations help enhance a wide variety of exterior accents and landscaping. Plus, every Oakridge Artisan Color features greater contrast and color depth to add drama and curb appeal to a home. For more information, call (800) GET-PINK® (438-7465) or visit

Clay roof tiles

Tile Roofs Inc. offers beautiful new hand-finished Heritage and Traditional® Clay tiles. The tiles are good for use in any climate and carry a 50-year warranty. The tiles have a rustic-style hand finish with a cratered, sanded and irregular surface. The tiles are available in light, medium and dark colors or a blend of colors. They also are available in different sizes for a perfect match to many old tile roofs. For more information, call (888) 708-8453 or visit

Testing yields dramatic results

A test group of Canadian roofing contractors recently was supplied with a sheet-metal strip with TPO Direct Weld applied to it and instructed to do a pull test to see how well the TPO bonded. Every strip passed the test! Menzies Metal Products' TPO Direct Weld bonds to TPO membranes so well the membrane will separate at the scrim while the membrane's bottom layer stays bonded to the coating. For more information, call (800) 665-8840.

Fall-protection warning-line system

SpeedStand from Quicksilver Engineering makes protecting workers from falls quick and easy. Compact, one-piece stands transport easily and set up instantly. These durable steel stands are spaced 40 feet apart and meet Occupational Safety and Health Administration requirements. There also is a model for use on standing-seam metal roofs. See why SpeedStand has been the industry standard for 16 years. For more information, call (800) 460-7579 or visit


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