Asphalt shingles are the most popular type of residential roof material nowadays. They are fairly inexpensive and fire resistant. They are available in many different colors and styles. Asphalt shingles are quite easy to repair and they have a long durability (about 20-30 years).
Asphalt shingles are made of asphalt and paper or asphalt and reinforced fiber glass. There are essentially two types of asphalt shingles, the fiber glass core and the organic asphalt shingles. This type of roofing has a long durability.
Benefits of Asphalt Roofing:
- Fire resistant
- Easy to repair
- Many colors, styles, types and manufacturers
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