Colorful Custom Roof Projects

December 12, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KAN. - Tropical Sunset. Beaver Creek. Steely Green. These are just some of the personalized custom color roofing tiles that DaVinci Roofscapes® has created during the past several years. Because the company has the ability to custom create any roofing color or color blend, the options are limitless for builders, architects, roofers and […]

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Historic Home Gets 21st Century Roof

December 5, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KAN. - When Irene Darocha relaxes in her West Chester, Pa. home, she's not alone. History surrounds her. Built in 1860, her historic home sits on land deeded to the original property owner by William Penn. "We're really caretakers of this home," says Darocha. "We're just the fourth owners of this house in […]

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2013: Color Us Blue

November 27, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KAN. - According to national color expert Kate Smith, blue will be the color Americans gravitate toward in 2013. "As a color, blue represents stability and comfort," says Smith, chief color maven and owner of Sensational Color. "Global and environmental issues regarding water, clear skies and even the political atmosphere are driving factors […]

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Impact-Resistant Roof Saves Thanksgiving

November 13, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KS - It's a scene that would make an ideal Chevy Chase movie. Your family is gathered for the Thanksgiving holiday and everything that could go wrong, does go wrong. During a family game of touch football on the lawn, near-sighted Cousin Albert takes aim with his killer arm — and targets the […]

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Polymer Shake Roof Blends in With Lakefront Home

November 7, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KAN. - After a storm damaged their old cedar shake garage roof, homeowners Barbara and Thomas Meyers decided it was time to invest in a new roof for their entire home. Not wishing to worry about severe weather affecting another roof in the future, they selected the new Bellaforté Shake polymer roof with […]

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Value of ENERGY STAR Products

October 24, 2012

AMBLER, PA - Homeowners looking to make smart, energy-efficient investments in their homes should always start with ENERGY STAR® qualified products. That's the advice of Mark Clement, host of the MyFixitUpLife home improvement radio show and website. "The easiest first step when looking to purchase doors, roofing, windows or any other major product for the […]

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DaVinci Roofscapes® Products Earn ENERGY STAR® Rating

October 11, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KS - Just in time for October's National Energy Awareness Month, DaVinci Roofscapes® has announced that eight of the company's EcoBlend® polymer roofing tiles have qualified as ENERGY STAR® compliant. DaVinci has now become an ENERGY STAR partner and offers the eight EcoBlend roofing options in the company's Slate, Shake, Fancy Shake and […]

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Custom-Color Polymer Roof Crowns Condo Community

October 9, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KAN. - Ask any condo resident at Jupiter Ocean Grande what they know about roofing and they'll tell you this: salt laden air off the Atlantic Ocean is tough on a metal roof. The Jupiter, Florida residents discovered the hard way that the metal roofs on their high-rise homes and facility buildings started […]

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Roofer Sees Preferences Shift in Roofing Products

September 27, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KAN. - Second generation roofer Stacy Stines remembers when his father started the family business in 1978 with a focus on using real wood shakes for roofs. Over the years Stines has seen a change — and a growing preference amongst homeowners for longer-lasting polymer roofing products. "Half of the roofs I install […]

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Commercial Projects Rely on Polymer Roofing

September 18, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KAN. - Developers and building industry professionals eager to construct and remodel projects with long-lasting roofing products are turning to low-maintenance polymer roofing tiles. With their 50-year warranty, slate and shake tiles from DaVinci Roofscapes® are becoming a popular choice for restaurants, hotels, banks and other commercial projects. "Non-residential structures need dependable roofs […]

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Severe Weather Primary Factor for When Homeowners Plan to Replace Key Exterior Building Products

September 5, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KAN. - According to the 2011 DaVinci Roofscapes' Homeowners Exterior Preferences Study, nearly all homeowners* (88 percent) see the exterior of their home as a whole picture rather than the sum of all its different exterior features. This finding is supported by additional research showing that curb appeal is important to homeowners — […]

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Selecting Roofing Colors to Complement Brick and Stone Exteriors

August 30, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KAN. - Understanding the different color pigments of brick and stone features on a home are critical to selecting the right roofing colors. According to color expert Kate Smith, a "top down" approach is needed to select roofing colors that will unify a home's exterior. "People will often say they have a red […]

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Vintage Home Gets Custom-Color Roof

August 13, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KAN. - Homeowners Carol and Ray Knoff knew exactly what they wanted when they decided to replace the roof on their 111-year-old Queen Anne style home. They had previously found a 300-year-old roof tile from a historic home in Des Moines, and they wanted to replicate the red to gray roof coloring. Plus, […]

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$50,000 Worth of Bellaforté Shake Roofing Tiles Available in The Great TOH Giveaway

July 11, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KS - DaVinci Roofscapes®, the nation's leader in polymer roofing tile colors, has partnered with This Old House Ventures on The Great TOH Giveaway. DaVinci will contribute $50,000 worth of Bellaforté Shake roofing tiles as part of the giveaway in the August issue of This Old House magazine. The DaVinci prize will be […]

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New Bellaforté Website Launched by DaVinci Roofscapes®

June 21, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KS - DaVinci Roofscapes®, the industry leader in colors for polymer roofing tiles, has introduced the new www.bellafortebydavinci.com website. The comprehensive website includes details on the company's popular Bellaforté Slate and newly-introduced Bellaforté Shake product lines. "We're launching the new Bellaforté website to feature our new Bellaforté Shake roofing tiles. The refreshed design […]

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Polymer Roof Meets Oceanfront -- and Insurance --Demands

June 19, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KAN. - When Mike and Andrea Boone received a cancellation threat on their homeowner insurance policy, they knew it was time to take action. Their old wooden shake roof simply had to go. "We received a notice from our insurance company that we needed to replace our roof by the end of 2011 […]

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DaVinci Roofscapes® Launches Bellaforté Shake Roofing Tiles

June 4, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KS - In response to marketplace demand, DaVinci Roofscapes® has introduced a new line of multi-width Bellaforté Shake polymer roofing tiles. Available in eight different profiles that replicate real cedar shakes, the tiles feature snap-fit tabs for easy installation and self alignment. The 12-inch Bellaforté Shake tiles feature multiple profiles that enable roofing […]

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Historical Sites Rely on Polymer Roofing

May 30, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KAN. - For preservationist across the country challenged with recreating natural slate and shake roofs for historical projects, the answers come in the form of man-made polymer roofing tiles. More durable than natural products, polymer roofing tiles resist fire, impact, high winds and the punishing weather conditions of Mother Nature. "Often times historical […]

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2012 Hurricane Season Weighs Heavy on Homeowner Minds

May 23, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KAN. - According to the 2011 DaVinci Roofscapes' Homeowners Exterior Preferences Study conducted online by Harris Interactive(C), 65 percent of homeowners* who expect to replace their roofs in the future, believe that severe weather will be the primary reason for them to replace their existing roofs. With the start of the 2012 Hurricane […]

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Churches Thankful for Roofs Overhead

May 2, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KAN. - From Saint Louis Catholic Church to the Sacred Heart Ukrainian Catholic Church, church members nationwide are giving thanks for the sturdy polymer roofing products over their heads. Whether replaced due to old age or storm damage, replacement roofs on churches across America are moving toward dependable, long-lasting polymer slate and shake […]

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Top Tips for National Home Improvement Month

April 24, 2012

AMBLER, PA - Springtime has arrived and it's time to dust off the "to do" list. But, how does a homeowner decide which projects should take priority? According to Mark Clement, host of MyFixItUpLife home improvement radio show, start by selecting those projects that are the most important for enhancing the functionality of the home. […]

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Colors Held Hostage

April 17, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KAN. - Across America, one in four homeowners* is restricted from updating the exterior colors on their homes by rules imposed by their local homeowners association. According to the 2011 DaVinci Roofscapes' Homeowners Exterior Preferences Study, 26 percent of homeowners, whose home exterior color is not their dream color and says there is […]

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Tennis Balls of Ice Demolish Roof

April 12, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KAN. - After a ferocious hail storm destroyed the 80-year-old clay roofing tiles on his home in 2010, homeowner Dean Imel described the storm as "tennis balls of ice" that pounded his community. "This was the worst hail storm I'd ever seen," says Imel, who lives in Nichols Hills, Oklahoma. "The ground was […]

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Easter Bunny Consults with National Color Expert

April 2, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KAN. - Bored with distributing traditional pastel-colored eggs, the Easter Bunny has asked national color expert Kate Smith for assistance with decorating tips. "Every year I hide the same pastel-colored eggs for children and this year I'd like to jazz it up a bit," says the Easter Bunny. "While I was out placing […]

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Study Indicates Curb Appeal of High Importance to Homeowners

March 27, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KAN. - How important is curb appeal to homeowners? More than three-quarters of U.S. homeowners* (78 percent) report that their home's curb appeal is either "extremely" or "very" important to them. According to the 2011 DaVinci Roofscapes' Homeowners Exterior Preferences Study conducted online by Harris Interactive(C), 61 percent of homeowners say that when […]

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Weather Concerns Top-of-Mind with Homeowners When Making Plans to Replace Roof

March 13, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KAN. - More than half of U.S. homeowners* (55 percent) expect to replace their roof five or more years from now. Those expecting to replace their roofs believe that unexpected severe weather that deeply damages their current roof will be the key reason for their roof replacement. According to the 2011 DaVinci Roofscapes' […]

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Home's Exterior Reflects Owner's Personality

March 1, 2012

KANSAS CITY,KAN.- According to the 2011 DaVinci Roofscapes' Homeowners Exterior Preferences Study, more than seven in ten homeowners* (71 percent) believe the outward appearance of their home reflects their personality. Those people who identify their personalities closest to their home's exterior live in the Midwest, while those with the least connection are residents of the […]

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Homeowners Gravitate to Custom Roof Color Blends

February 21, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KS - In a world filled with "make-your-own" opportunities for everything from ice cream concoctions to custom-creations for morning coffee, people are now embracing the idea of personalizing their roof with custom color blends. Research at DaVinci Roofscapes®, the color leader in the polymer roofing industry, shows a dramatic increase in the amount […]

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What Homeowners Want From Their Roofs

February 16, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KAN. - In the 2011 DaVinci Roofscapes' Homeowners Exterior Preferences Study, more than 1,000 homeowners* overwhelming indicated that durability and longevity were the two key aspects that will influence the type of roof they purchase for their homes in the future. Results of the nationwide consumer study, conducted by Harris Interactive(C), show that […]

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DaVinci Roofscapes Hosts "Color from the Top Down" Sweepstakes on Facebook

February 9, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KAN. - Consumers have two chances to win an Apple® iPad2® as part of a "Color from the Top Down" online sweepstakes sponsored by DaVinci Roofscapes®. Running from February 13, 2012 through April 30, 2012, the promotion allows people ages 18 and older to create and submit a dream roof color combination via […]

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New DaVinci Roofscapes® Study Conducted by Harris Interactive(C) Focuses on Homeowner Preference

January 25, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KAN. - Harris Interactive(C), one of the world's leading market research firms, has completed a comprehensive study on homeowner preferences for roofing and exterior home features. Sponsored by DaVinci Roofscapes®, the color leader in the polymer roofing industry, the nationwide study of homeowners age 40 and older with household incomes of $150,000 or […]

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New DaVinci Roofscapes® Study Conducted by Harris Interactive© Focuses on Homeowner Prefere

January 25, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KAN. – Harris Interactive©, one of the world’s leading market research firms, has completed a comprehensive study on homeowner preferences for roofing and exterior home features. Sponsored by DaVinci Roofscapes®, the color leader in the polymer roofing industry, the nationwide study of homeowners age 40 and older with

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DaVinci Roofscapes Hosts "Color from the Top Down" Sweepstakes for Attendees of the 2012 NAHB International Builders' Show

January 16, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KAN. - Building industry professionals attending the 2012 NAHB International Builders' Show® in Orlando, Fla. in February will have three opportunities to win an Apple® iPad2® at the DaVinci Roofscapes® booth #W3771. Three iPads will be given away during the show â one each on February 8, 9 and 10, 2012 â in [â¦]

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Historic Peterson House Gets DaVinci Polymer Roof

January 4, 2012

KANSAS CITY, KAN. - In Durango, Colo., the milled wood roof shingles on the 1880s Peterson House were so worn by time and weather that they had simply crumbled apart. As part of ongoing restoration efforts of the historic structure in 2011, the team at Animas Museum turned to experts at DaVinci Roofscapes® to provide […]

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