The Leader in Sustainable Steep-Slope Roofing

Offering superior performance and durability, EcoStar products are manufactured with recycled rubber and plastics and are highly flexible, sustainable and environmentally friendly. Providing superior protection against impact and harsh weather conditions, all EcoStar slate and shake tiles offer Class 4 impact resistance and are available with a 50-year Gold Star Warranty or 50-Year Limited Material Warranty.

From The Newsroom

  •  The Staroba Group Celebrates 8 Years of No Lost Time

    The Staroba Group, home of EcoStar LLC, is proud to announce the achievement of reaching over 2,920 days of no lost time from work. The milestone marks eight years of production at the plastics manufacturing facility in Western New York without an OSHA recordable safety incident resulting in lost time from work. Read More >
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  • Two Tiles is All it Takes

    By Bill Shimburski, Technical Service Manager When considering a synthetic slate or shake roof tile system, it is important to look at the whole picture. Too often potential customers are so caught up in the selection of the roof tile color and profile that they are misled as to what the actual cost and final … Continued
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  • We Warriors

    Warriors are made on the battlefield and on pediatric cancer wards. Our battle-wounded veterans and their families share a special bond with families whose children are battling the enemy of cancer. All need a place to come and just be. A sanctuary. A place to which they can look forward and return again and again. … Continued
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  • Cool Roof. So What?

    Words from Steve Clarke, EcoStar Director of Research & Development. We are often asked about cool roofs. What are they? What is the benefit? The term “cool roof” was coined to describe roofs that minimize heat build-up when exposed to solar radiation. The primary drivers for developing this technology are: Reducing energy consumption by lowering … Continued
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  • EcoStar to Exhibit at the AIA Conference

    EcoStar will be exhibiting at the AIA Conference on Architecture from June 21-22, 2018. The AIA Conference is three immersive days of what’s new in architecture and design, and is hosted in one of the most iconic cities in the world. Visit EcoStar in booth #2080. Read More >
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  • EcoStar to Exhibit at Miacon 2018

    EcoStar will be exhibiting at the Miami Construction Show (Miacon) from May 17-19, 2018. The Miacon Show / Expo brings all the trades together to present the newest materials, supplies, technology and more. Visit EcoStar in booth #808. Read More >
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  • EcoStar to Exhibit at NFMT Expo 2018

    EcoStar will be exhibiting at the NFMT Expo from March 20-22, 2018. The NFMT showcases the newest FM technologies and solutions and is the largest expo for facilities professionals. Visit EcoStar in booth #1518. Read More >
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  • Snow Guards to the Rescue

    Tips from Bill Shimburski, Technical Services Manager. With the severe winter weather we’ve been experiencing on the East Coast, I wanted to outline our position on the installation of snow guards on EcoStar roof systems. EcoStar tiles have a much smoother surface than asphalt shingles and lend themselves to more frequent snow slides if snow … Continued
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  • Meet the Technical Team: Ron Cole

    We asked Ron Cole, an EcoStar Field Service Representative, to tell us a little about his background and how he got involved in this industry. And this is what he had to say.  “I started in the roofing industry when I was 15 years old. I was offered a roofing job that paid 75 cents/hour … Continued
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  • Get to Know Our Reps: Meet the Taylors

    Under One Roof, like many of EcoStar’s rep groups, is a family affair. Ed Taylor and his son, Adam, have been working together for the last few years. Like anything else, working as a father/son team has its challenges along with its rewards. It takes discipline to separate the professional and personal aspects of their … Continued
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  • Glacier Guard Peel & Stick Underlayment for Low Slope Roofs

    Tips from Bill Shimburski, EcoStar Technical Services Manager I am often asked if EcoStar requires or recommends total Glacier Guard coverage on low slope roofs for Gold Star Warranty jobs. The short answer is, it’s up to the architect / contractor / building owner. Total coverage of Glacier Guard is acceptable but not required for … Continued
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  • The Perfect Closed Valley Install for Hail-Prone Areas

    Tips from Bill Shimburski, EcoStar Technical Services Manager I’m often contacted by contractors or homeowners about hail damage to the valley metal on EcoStar roof assemblies. Although EcoStar tiles are resistant to hail damage, the valley metal can take a beating. The question then becomes, “Can I remove and reuse the EcoStar tiles to access … Continued
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