The most difficult part of the roofing installation part of the process is choosing the right type of shingles for the roofing. This YouTube clip “How to pick the right roof shingles”, aims to help homeowners make educated choices during the phase of choosing a roof.
Asphalt shingles comprise an asphalt layer that weathers on the bottom and top of the foam mat. To give the shingles their distinctive look, tiny, colorful ceramic stones, also known as granules could be included. Granules are important in securing the shingles. They stop the growth of algae which could cause the roof to discolor. Also, weathering asphalt is important in order to prevent leaks from roofs even after the granules are gone through the abrasion.
Think about whether your chosen shingles can be matched to the look of the home before you choose the shingles. It is vital to maintaining the appearance of your house. Before making any decision be sure to speak with your contractor about what are the pros and cons of any type of shingle. It’s essential to get longevity with your roof installation.