CertainTeed Corporation is a leading North American manufacturer of building materials including roofing, vinyl and fiber cement siding, trim, fence, railing, decking, foundations, insulation, gypsum, ceilings, and pipe products. Headquartered in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, CertainTeed has approximately 7,000 employees and 70 facilities throughout the United States and Canada. Through its Vision, Mission, Values and Objectives (VMVO) initiative, CertainTeed strives to be the preferred choice for innovative building products and systems by delivering a superior Customer experience to a broader market through the development of exceptional team performance and world-class processes.CertainTeed is a subsidiary of Saint-Gobain, one of the top 100 industrial companies in the world. Saint-Gobain employs approximately 22,000 people in North America and more that 206,000 people in 57 countries world-wide. Saint-Gobain’s North American companies operate nearly 200 manufacturing facilities in industries as diverse as industrial ceramics and containers, reinforcements and flat glass, abrasives, and building materials.
CertainTeed Roofing Contactors – Client Education Center
So You Need to Reroof Your Home?
Maybe you’re not quite sure where to start? Or maybe you have reroofed your home before, but you need to brush up on some of the latest products and procedures? Well, you’ve come to the right place. Our educational videos are the perfect solution to your needs.
Your decision to re-roof your home may have been the result of seeing a neighbor re-roof his or her home. Or you’ve been experiencing some roofing problems which can no longer be ignored. Then again, maybe you’ve decided just to give your home a face lift and a new roof would really enhance the look. Whatever the reason, we want to help you make an informed decision.
To help you through the process, we have developed a series of educational videos which break down the re-roofing process into areas such as getting started, selecting a product, selecting a roofing contractor and re-roofing procedures. Our videos outline each of these areas and review the most commonly asked questions concerning each topic, with straightforward answers to help resolve some of your uncertainties.
We also suggest reading our printed homeowner brochures (listed under Helpful Resources) in addition to viewing these videos in order to achieve the maximum learning benefit. You’ll find that being prepared and knowing what to expect when your re-roofing project begins will help ensure your ultimate satisfaction with your new roof.
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Overview of the manufacturing and quality inspection process
Reviews the five questions a homeowner should ask when selecting a contractor.
Explains what you can expect when re-roofing your home. Covers the entire re-roofing process, including tear-off, deck, underlayment, flashing and ventilation.
Gives an overview of CertainTeed’s designer shingles and tips to help you select the right style shingle for your home.