You can now purchase commercially fabricated roof shingles made from recycled rubber – or you could do it yourself like this ambitious homeowner, who cut strips of tires and arranged them into interesting patterns on his roof.
Appropedia website shares an article of how to use recycled tires as a roofing material.
Showing the method using to cut apart a tire to create a tire shingle, the positive and negative aspects of using tire shingles, weight considerations on the building to be roofed when using tire shingles and how to install tire roof shingles.
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