4510 S Federal Blvd Englewood, Colorado 80110

3525 N Cascade Ave #204 Colorado Springs, CO 80907

(303) 761-6400(24/7)

(719) 434-3020(24/7)

Why Upgrade to Class 4 Shingles in Colorado?

If you’re a homeowner in Colorado, you’re aware of the unpredictable and often extreme weather conditions that can impact your property. From heavy snowfalls to hailstorms and intense UV radiation, your roof is constantly exposed to various elements that can deteriorate its integrity over time. That’s why investing in quality is paramount when it comes to roofing materials. One option gaining popularity in Colorado is Class 4 shingles.

What is a Class 4 shingle?

Class 4 shingles, often referred to as impact-resistant shingles, are designed to withstand extreme weather conditions better than traditional roofing materials. These shingles are subjected to rigorous testing, including impact tests that simulate the effects of hailstones, and they are rated based on their ability to resist damage. The ratings are typically Class 1 through Class 4, with Class 4 being the highest grade and offering the most robust protection.

Roof Impact (Hail) Testing Diagram Class 1 through 4

The Benefits of Class 4 Shingles in Colorado

Hail Protection: One of the primary advantages of Class 4 shingles is their exceptional resistance to hail damage. Colorado experiences some of the most severe hailstorms in the U.S., causing significant damage to roofs. By upgrading to Class 4 shingles, you’re investing in a material that can better withstand the impact of hailstones, reducing the need for frequent repairs and replacements.

Extended Lifespan: Class 4 shingles are constructed using durable materials and innovative manufacturing processes. This results in a longer lifespan compared to traditional shingles. Considering the harsh weather conditions that Colorado roofs endure, the longevity of Class 4 shingles becomes a compelling reason to upgrade.

Insurance Benefits: Many insurance companies recognize the superior durability of Class 4 shingles and offer premium discounts to homeowners who install them. By making this upgrade, you not only enhance your home’s protection but also potentially save money on insurance premiums in the long run.

When it comes to protecting your home and ensuring its longevity in Colorado’s challenging climate, upgrading to Class 4 shingles is a proactive step that offers numerous benefits. From hail protection and extended lifespan to potential insurance discounts and increased home value, the advantages of these impact-resistant shingles are hard to ignore. So, if you’re a homeowner in Colorado looking to safeguard your investment and enjoy peace of mind, seriously consider making the switch to Class 4 shingles. Your roof and your pocketbook will thank you in the years to come.



Receive a half-price solar-powered attic fan for $500, with the purchase of a full roof. Normally $999.


Why Homeowners and Businesses Choose Us

Colo Radans
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Excel Roofing is the only roofing company I would trust and recommend to others. Kevin M. is extremely helpful and professional at all time with his experience and knowledge.
Ralitsa Carter
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I highly recommend consulting with a true roof insurance expert like Excel Roofing, as there are a lot of details one can easily miss if not in the field on a regular basis.
Mary Kimball
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Omar came out and repaired some of our inside ceiling where the nails lifted the drywall. He is an amazing worker, a master at his job. Ask for Omar as he is a real asset to Excel Roofing!
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This company has gone way beyond my expectations. Thank you Jay and especially thank you JR for doing such a great job, being dependable, on time and affordable.
Rick Sturdivant
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Troy Lindsay and his team did a great job installing a new roof. They even worked with me when I wanted a solar-powered attic fan installed and helped me size and choose one.
brian niles
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These guys are top notch! You will not find better service anywhere!! Thank you Excel!!
Dustin Sieve
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I would absolutely recommend Excel roofing for any roofing, gutters or painting. I plan on using them again for any future claims.
Eric Zietlow
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Eric the project manager answered all calls and e mails promptly, addressed any concerns, and followed up on small issues. Good looking roof, no headaches or stress on my end.
Nicki Shields
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The building inspector said this was one of the best roof jobs she has seen, she was very impressed. I highly recommend Excel Roofing for roofs, siding, and windows. I could not be more pleased! Look no further.
Sonny Romero
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Matt Foster was our Project Manager. Matt was very friendly, knowledgeable, and professional. He was involved from the estimate through the final inspection. Excel Roofing did an outstanding job.
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Troy and his crew were outstanding. He explained the details every step of the way. They gave us a job date and completed on time.
Kevin Donahue
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Unlike the other companies who bid my roofing job, Excel (Brock) was not pushy and the deal did not have to be signed before he left the house. I am extremely pleased.
Ana Kauffman
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Love Chris, had my best interest in mind during the entire roof replacement process. He was able to rush the job for us given that we were nearing the closing date of the sale of the house.
Andy Dimmen
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Throughout the process I had one point of contact at Excel (Brock). Brock managed the entire process so that I didn’t have to do a thing. I will recommend Excel to everyone I know
Taylor Hood
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I would have given 5 stars. Giving 4 because of how hard Matt worked to get project finished and they were priced very reasonable compared to other roofing companies.
Beth Rogers
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Troy and his crew went above and beyond for us. Working to help us navigate insurance claim. Great job, on time, on budget, house looks great. Couldn't be happier! Highly recommend Mr Troy and his crew!
Bob Andersen
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wonderful company to work with.. from the initial call for someone to come look.. the project manager Bob was at the house within an hour.
Mindy Densmore
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They showed up on time, determined the problem, showed us a video of what to do to prevent it in the future and and took care of it immediately. I highly recommend Excel.
j snoy
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I definitely recommend and will use again. Chris the project manager was very quick to respond and quite reliable. Overall, a great roofing experience.

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