There are many reasons why you see so many homes with asphalt shingles. They are the most popular roofing material for seven main reasons.
- Cost-effective – Asphalt shingles are the most cost-effective roofing material available. They offer one of the lowest upfront roofing costs and still give years of high performance.
- Versatile – The versatility of asphalt shingles is a huge draw to many homeowners. No matter the roof shape, angle or complexity, asphalt shingles can be used and will provide years and years of superior coverage.
- Variety – Asphalt shingles are available in many colors and styles. There are even shingles made to look like cedar shakes and slate.
- Energy savings – Asphalt shingles can help to save you money on your energy bills. Asphalt shingles come in various colors from light to dark. Selecting a lighter color shingle can help reduce the heat of your roof.
- Sound dampening – Asphalt shingles can help to lessen exterior sounds, including the sound of rain on the roof.
- Installation – Installing asphalt shingles is a fairly simple process, which helps to keep the cost of installation at an affordable price.
- Repairs – Repairing your asphalt roof is simple and usually quick. This can save you even more money compared to repairs on metal or slate roofs.
We have over 20 years of experience installing and repairing asphalt shingles. We know that asphalt shingles are an excellent material for your roofing needs. Give us a call today at JM Reynolds Builders Inc. for a free estimate.