5 reasons to choose asphalt shingles

When building your dream home or replacing your old roof, you always have to take into consideration that there are different types of roofing material that you can choose from and sometimes, due to a lack of exact knowledge, you make the mistake of choose the least appropriate such as: wood, copper, slate, metal or tiles. In this article, we will introduce you to the top 5 benefits of using asphalt shingles for your roofs.

1: Weight
Asphalt shingles are characterized by being light in weight, which means that the roof structure does not need additional reinforcement unlike slate, which does. This also implies that by not needing reinforcement, the installation process by the roofing company will take less time and above all, less cost.

2: Low cost
Another advantage of asphalt shingles is that they are the most affordable on the market, due to their high popularity among the public, their long useful life and because they are much cheaper to install and repair than others.

3: A variety of colors
If you have a roof that is colorful and needs to be replaced, don’t worry about it, as asphalt shingles are offered in different colors to match the style of your home, regardless of whether they have sidings, cutlery or stoneworks.

4: Simple assembly
Unlike wood or metal roofing that can take a long time, installing or renovating roofing with asphalt shingles can take less time (even just one day) because the process is so simple and fast. It should be noted that our roofing jobs take only a few hours, which means fewer disruptions in terms of daily life for you and your family members.

5: Resistance to weather conditions (or Durability)
Last but not least, the other reason why you should choose asphalt shingles as roof covers is because of their extensive durability to the point of not requiring as much maintenance as other roofing materials; apart from its ability to withstand extreme temperatures, gusts of wind, ice and even fire.

As you can see, asphalt shingles have almost similar advantages than a conventional roof, but with the difference that they are easier to acquire and install, something that draws a lot of attention from customers when making their decisions. Now that you know about the advantages of shingles, if you want to book an appointment with us to make a free estimate for roof renovation, installation, or repair work, you can contact us through our phone or our website.

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