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Roofing & Siding

We have what you need to make your job easier. With long standing relationships with producers and vendors we are always getting new products that are ideal for harsh island conditions.


Asphalt Roofing


Most asphalt shingles are made with a fiberglass base and then sealed with asphalt and topped with fine gravel. We carry 3-tab strip shingles and dimensional (architectural) shingles in a variety of colors.
Before choosing shingles make sure the color and type are in conformance with all governing agencies.
Manufactured by IKO and Certainteed we carry: Nantucket Gray, Sea Green, Dual Gray, Dual Black, Harvard Slate and Driftwood.


Wood Roofing


Wood shakes and shingles are a popular choice for roofs on Nantucket, adding a touch of style and distinction to your home. The most commonly used product for wood roofs is red cedar, but white cedar and cypress are used as well. For added safety these products are available with a fire resistant treatment for areas that need to comply with specific building codes.
Shakes and shingles 18' long are in stock.
We carry cedar shakes and cedar shingles that are treated for increased fire resistance that are compliant with local building codes.
More products are available on a special order basis.


Wood Siding


White cedar shingles are the most common siding material used on Nantucket. Left untreated, they will weather to a silvered gray and when left unfinished, their natural rot-resistance will protect them for decades. Our white cedar shingles come from well known mills such as Maibec and Bardobec and are resquared and rebutted for a beautiful natural finish that doesn t require additional on-site trimming. Available in:

Extra Grade A
The Blue Label shingles is the premium grade:
Free of any defects from top to bottom
Most popular shingle for sidewall, can be used on roofs
Produced from hearthwood, it is the most enduring of all shingles
Lasts 20 years and more.

Clear Grade B The Red Label shingles is the standard grade:
No defects on the exposed area of the shingles.
Best suited for sidewalls, not recommended for roofs.
Once installed it doesn t show knots or other defects.
Red cedar clapboards are also used in some instances for sidewalls and is available in natural and primed. Measures 1/2" x 6".

Red cedar clapboards are also used in some instances for exterior siding and are available natural and primed. Measures ½” x 6”.




We carry many products you may need for your building projects such as: underlayments, 15# and 30#, saturated felt, Typar housewrap, cedar breather, roll vent, fir gutters, flashings, fiberglass gutters, ice and water barrier, step flashing, vinyl gutters, downspouts, aluminum gutters and stainless steel fasteners.