Articles featuring tag: roofing materials

Cedar Shingle Roof vs. Asphalt Shingle Roof: Which Is The Right Roofing Material For Your House?

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Cedar and asphalt shingled roofs are the predominant materials used across the United States. While other material types, like metal, slate and ceramic tile roofing are options, they pale in comparison to the popularity of cedar and asphalt. If you’re considering a roofing project, you’re likely questioning which would be the preferable material for your home. That’s what we will discuss thoroughly here.

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As Chicagoland’s go-to roofing contractor, we’ve installed cedar and asphalt shingles on many, many homes. We have established a reputation for our customer-centric services and our attention ...

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Roof Replacement Basics: What Homeowners Should Know Before Starting

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The roof on your home is one of the most vital components of the property, as it protects everything underneath it. Unfortunately, roofs don’t last forever, and if it’s time to replace yours, you’ve probably got a number of questions you need answered.

Choosing materials

First and foremost, what material will you use for your new roof? The most popular and cost effective material is asphalt shingles. They come in a variety of shapes, sizes and colors. The most popular are three-tab shingles and architectural shingles. Three-tab shingles are the more basic of ...

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