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Smart Opening Skylights

VELUX Canada Inc. is a world leader in making skylights, and they excel because of their unique innovation and technology. Their newest innovation is solar powered skylights, that come with a “Solar Powered Fresh Air Skylight”. These skylights are full solar energy driven, and are weather-sensor compatible to open in appropriate weather, and close when rain

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Affordable Green Roofing

With the demand for green options growing, the industry has responded with recycled shingles made from rubber, plastic or wood-fiber, and there are also some companies making shingles from general home waste substances. It may seem precarious but these shingles have warranties for up to 50 years!

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Improvements in Shingle Quality and Added Variety

While roofing and shingles haven’t had much of an overhaul in the last 30 years or so, there have been some improvements that allow for a better overall experience. Instead of multi-layer laminated shingles being made offline, they are now able to produce laminated roofing products online. This means that laminated shingles are now available

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Innovative & Refined – Roofing 2018

Roofs have stayed more or less the same for decades, with little to no advancements in their functionality or look, aside from some color and material additions. All that is about to change though with these latest roofing technologies that are coming into the market. With a demand for greener options, more natural light, customization

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