Financing Available through Ygrene Works Program

Ygrene Energy Fund’s award winning YgreneWorksTM program provides zero money down PACE financing for property owners to enable energy efficiency, renewable generation and water conservation improvements to homes and businesses, conveniently repaid through your property taxes. Authorized by your local government, eligibility is based on the equity in your property, not your credit score. Payments can be spread out over 30 years, and your first annual payment may be deferred until December 2017. With YgreneWorks, you will save energy, water and money while reducing greenhouse gas emissions in your city.

Roofing Types Defined

Composition Roof

A composition shingle is a laminate shingle, also called a dimensional shingle, which is very popular. It is the most affordable of all roofing types.  Composition shingles come in a variety of colors, textures, and styles.  These shingles come with warranties of 30, 40, or 50 years.

Concrete Tile Roof

Concrete roof tiles come in a variety of colors, styles and textures.  With a tile roof, you can choose a traditional or a contemporary style.  The life expectancy for a concrete tile roof is marketed as a 50-year roof, however it is not unusual to have maintenance on a tile roof throughout its life.

Wood Shake Roof

A wood shake roof is wood shingles usually made from cedar.  Cedar shakes are treated with a fire retardant and chemical preservatives for increased fire resistance and to prevent premature rot and decay in some climates. There is a 50 year warranty on a cedar shake roof.

Low Slope Roof

A self-adhering roofing system is part of a nailable base or self-adhering ply base with a top surface made to accept a self-adhering roofing membrane, self-adhering mid ply and a self-adhering cap sheet.  This is designed for a flat roof with a pitch of 4/12 or less.  This product comes in a variety of colors.  The warranty on a low slope roof system is 10 – 12 years.

Raised Seam Metal Roofing

Metal Roofing is composed of aluminum or steel and formed into standing seam panels.  The roofing material comes in a variety of colors and styles.  There is a limited lifetime warranty on this product.