How to Maintain Your Roof Shingles

Roof ShinglesAsphalt shingles are the most popular and affordable roofing material available today. Asphalt shingles are durable, come in a rainbow of colors, and fit the aesthetic of most architectural styles. They are also great insulators and make homes more energy-efficient.

Although asphalt shingles are low maintenance, they still require some care to keep them in their best condition. 

Inspect your roof

Do a visual inspection of your shingles and roofing structure at least monthly, if not more often . Pay special attention to any areas that look discolored or sunken in, or where shingles are missing. These are signs of water damage and may indicate the location of a leak inside your home. (more…)

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Top Benefits of Asphalt Roofing

The most popular roofing material for decades has been asphalt shingles, and there are many good reasons for its popularity. If you are wondering about whether or not you should go with a different material for your new roof, here are some of the top benefits of asphalt shingles.

Cost Effective

Asphalt shingles are the least expensive of roofing materials. Because they are also easy to install, you will pay the least amount in labor costs with asphalt shingles. Repairs are also less expensive because most defects can be repaired with only a shingle or two.


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