LS Building Products offers a comprehensive range of wholesale roofing materials, including asphalt shingles, metal roofing panels, flat roofing systems (EPDM roofing), tile roofing, wood shingles, and wood shakes. Whatever the roof style, we can fulfill your roofing material supply needs quickly, reliably, and at a competitive price.
We work with home builders, construction companies, roofers, contractors, home renovators, and more. We supply the best roofing materials and accessories for residential building, multi-family units, and light commercial construction projects throughout Central Illinois and across the country.
Asphalt shingles, also called composition or composite shingles, are durable, versatile, and affordable. Made of fiberglass saturated with asphalt, they provide a water-resistant roof covering that sheds rain and snow. We primarily supply CertainTeed asphalt roofing shingles, available in a wide range of colors and styles.
- Easy to install, even in complex spaces and corners.
- Long-lasting, with a lifespan of approximately 20 years.
- Choose from strip shingles, multi-layer dimensional shingles, and luxury shingles.
- Available as a complete system with underlayment and accessories.
Metal roofing panels are a fire-resistant, lightweight material with exceptional durability and longevity. They require minimal maintenance and provide excellent weather endurance, withstanding heavy rain, winds, and snow accumulation. With a lifespan of up to 70 years, metal roofing is the ideal solution for long-lasting, hard-wearing roofs in any environment.
- Available in multiple styles, including various ribbed and corrugated metal roofing options.
- Energy-efficient roofing that insulates in the winter and reflects heat in the summer.
- Made with high-quality steel or aluminum and abrasion- and weather-resistant coatings.
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Flat Roofing Systems
We supply flat roofing systems for residential and commercial properties with flat and low-sloped roofs. We offer a variety of flat roofing materials, including EPDM membrane roofing, a single-ply thermoset membrane. Installed as a single sheet, our flat roofing systems are durable, quick to install, and cost-effective.
- Resistant to moisture, impact, and weathering.
- Lightweight and suitable for roofs with minimal reinforcement.
- A lifespan of over 20 years.
- The most cost-effective option for flat roofs.
Once the most prevalent roofing material, tile roofing remains an excellent choice today. Available in slate, clay, and concrete, tile roofs offer a unique blend of durability and aesthetic appeal. They’re particularly suited for residential construction projects looking for traditional aesthetics and a long-lasting, low-maintenance roofing solution.
- Resistant to fire, rot, and insects, ensuring longevity and safety.
- Can last up to a century, making it the most durable roofing material.
- Energy-efficient, helping to maintain a comfortable indoor climate.
- Available in various styles and colors to match different architectural designs.
Wood Shingles and Shakes
Wood shingles and shakes are a natural, renewable, and traditional roofing option. Shingles are machine-sawn for a smooth, consistent look, while wood shakes are hand-split, giving a rougher, more natural appearance. Cedar is the favored material for its durability, rot resistance, and graceful aging.
- Both types are durable and eco-friendly, lasting 30–50 years.
- Shingles provide a uniform look; shakes offer a rustic feel.
- Customizable treatments and colors to suit various styles.
- Ideal for adding a classic, sustainable touch to any roof.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Selecting the best roofing material depends on several factors including your climate, architectural style, budget, and durability requirements. LS Building Supplies offers a wide array of options: asphalt shingles for affordability and versatility, metal roofing for exceptional durability, tile roofing for aesthetic appeal, and wood shingles for a natural, rustic look. For flat roofs, our EPDM roofing systems provide a cost-effective, durable solution. Consider consulting with our experts to find the perfect match for your specific needs.
Asphalt shingles, known for their durability and cost-effectiveness, typically last about 20 years. Factors influencing their lifespan include climate, roof slope, and proper installation. At LS Building Supplies, we supply top-quality CertainTeed asphalt roofing shingles, offering a range of styles and colors, complete with underlayment and accessories, to ensure a long-lasting, water-resistant roof covering for your property.
Metal roofing is renowned for its longevity and durability, with a lifespan of up to 70 years. It's a resilient choice, standing up well against severe weather conditions like heavy rain, winds, and snow. Our metal roofing panels, made from high-quality steel or aluminum with weather-resistant coatings, provide an energy-efficient, low-maintenance solution that's ideal for both residential and light commercial construction projects.
Flat roofing systems, particularly our EPDM membrane roofing, are known for their durability and cost-effectiveness, typically lasting over 20 years. These systems are resistant to moisture, impact, and weathering, and are lightweight, making them suitable for buildings with minimal roof reinforcement. It's a practical, long-lasting solution for residential and commercial properties with flat or low-sloped roofs.
Tile roofing is one of the most durable roofing materials, with a lifespan that can extend up to a century. Made from slate, clay, or concrete, tile roofs are not only fire, rot, and insect resistant but also energy-efficient. They maintain a comfortable indoor climate while offering a range of styles and colors to complement different architectural designs, making them a lasting investment for your property.
Wood shingles and shakes offer a durable and eco-friendly roofing solution, typically lasting 30–50 years. The longevity depends on the material, with cedar being a popular choice for its durability, rot resistance, and aesthetic appeal. Whether you prefer the uniform look of machine-sawn shingles or the rustic feel of hand-split shakes, our customizable treatments and colors ensure that your roof will add a classic, sustainable touch to your property for many years.