Asphalt Shingles

Affordability meets functionality when it comes to asphalt shingles. In fact, widely recognized as one of the most popular and aesthetically appealing roofing options, asphalt shingles are reliable and come in a variety of materials. When installed, they are locked together in a tie lock or “t-lock” for added strength and durability.

The Benefits of Asphalt Shingles:

One of the most cost-effective roofing materials available

Easy to install

Provide a multi-dimensional appearance for your home

Fire-resistant and capable of withstanding harsh weather conditions

Asphalt Shingles FAQ

How much maintenance do asphalt shingles require?

Asphalt shingles are a low-maintenance roofing option. For the most part, you’ll only need to remember to clear debris from your roof, clean your gutters, and schedule regular inspections with Universal Roof & Contracting.

How long does it take to install or replace asphalt shingles?

The installation process for a residential roof will take about a day or two depending on the size and scope of your home. Shingle replacement, however, should only take a few hours.

Will asphalt shingles become discolored by the sun?

No. Just as asphalt shingles are made to be resistant to fire and extreme weather, they are also designed so that they will not fade or be discolored by the sun.

Will asphalt shingles make my home hotter?

No. This material is designed to act as a reflective surface, thereby deflecting the sun and helping your home to keep cool and energy-efficient.

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