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Old 08-08-2011, 07:49 PM   #1
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I'm confused. I had IKO shingles on my house and they only lasted 8 years. My question is what is the best Architectural shingle to use in the northeast that will actually last as warranted.

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What's wrong with them? How well is your roof ventilated? What are the conditions of your house (in a field, surrounded by trees, salt air...). You haven't given us much to work with...

No shingle will last the warranty period because of how insanely long they are. If you want a long lasting roof go with metal or slate...

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What makes you think they failed????
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What makes you think they failed????
Because they had IKO on the wrapper .. IKO shingles dry up quicker than the rest, and the glue is inferior..
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