In the 1950’s, when IKO first started manufacturing residential roofing shingles in Calgary, Alberta it was just the beginning of what is today one of the best known roofing companies in the world. Today, IKO manufactures residential roofing shingles, commercial roofing products, insulation, waterproofing, building envelope products and more, and has 3,000 employees worldwide. In North America, IKO provides residential roofing shingles for thousands of homes and they are installed by hundreds of contractors looking to provide a high quality roof.
IKO offers different styles of residential roofing shingles, each of which is meticulously designed by our experienced engineers to meet the varying needs of specific homeowner tastes. IKO roofing shingles are available in three primary collections; Premium Designer, Architectural and Traditional 3-Tab fiberglass asphalt shingles.
As the name suggests, our Premium Designer collection offers the ultimate in weather protection with a distinctive designer look to match. We have three styles of Premium Designer shingles; Armourshake, Crown Slate and Royal Estate. As you would expect from one of the best residential roofing shingle manufacturers in the world, there are many color variations available for each product. Our unique color blends match the wide tastes of today’s discriminating homeowner. Click here to see our Premium Designer shingles and view the color options available.
Coming from our Architectural Shingles collection, the Cambridge product is our company’s best-seller. It appeals to both homeowners and roofing contractors and as the “Architectural” category indicates, it can provide an overhaul to any home. Today’s homeowner knows that curb appeal counts for a lot in the valuation of their property and the ability to do a rapid upgrade simply by installing IKO shingles is exciting. In addition to the aesthetic beauty of the Cambridge product, its heavy shingle weight is designed to put up more resistance against harsh weather conditions. Our engineers are continually working to add new color blends to the Cambridge line without sacrificing any of the performance expected from this best-seller. You can click here to see the range of Cambridge color options.
Our Traditional 3-Tab shingles are under the Marathon name; Marathon 20, Marathon 25, Marathon 25 AR and Marathon Ultra AR. The Marathon products offer a huge range of colors to compliment the style of your home and its surroundings. In addition to exploring the available IKO Shingle colors on our website, our Shield PRO PLUS+™ contractors will have sample swatches of our different products so you can get an idea of the color before you buy. Click here to view the Traditional 3-Tab shingles. IKO always recommends evaluating actual shingle samples before making a final decision on color choice.
Manufacturing residential roofing shingles has been our passion for over 60 years. To find out more about the history of IKO you can click here.