Category Archives: Green Roofing

3 Recent Innovations within the Roofing Industry

The Canadian roofing industry is in a state of constant evolution, as new products enter the marketplace to meet the changing requirements of the modern homeowner. For those considering a home roofing upgrade, it’s important to know the latest options available within the industry. In this blog, we’ll help outline three of the latest roofing … Read More

Green Homes: Your Best Green Roofing Materials Options

Green homes are the latest and greatest in residential real estate. Home buyers are looking for green homes and sellers are looking to increase their homes’ value with green materials and renovation technologies. There are a number of phenomenal ways to ‘green’ your home, but one of the best is to prevent the massive loss … Read More

The Benefits of Environmentally Friendly Roofing Shingles and Green Roofing Materials

We all want to go ‘green’–but did you know that your ROOF can be green as well? In addition to being eco-chic, there are additional tangible benefits of environmentally friendly roofing shingles and green roofing materials. Here are just a couple benefits of ‘green’ shingles for homeowners thinking of installing new green roofing materials on … Read More

Green Roofs

In 2009, the city of Toronto approved a by-law that mandates industrial and residential buildings (buildings with a minimum of six storeys) to render 10% or 2,000 square meters of their roofs to green roof practices. There has been a lot of exposure given to green roofs, but many people are unfamiliar with what they … Read More


There have been many advances in ‘green roofing’, and these green products should be among the choices offered to consumers when they are considering repairs or new installation. One of these innovative products is Enviroshakes, the best alternative to traditional cedar shingles, and a product that Dillon Bros. Roofing is proud to offer to our … Read More