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New Roof vs. Re-Roof

Do I need a new roof or can I re-roof? If you are having roofing issues or your shingles are becoming unsightly you may be considering a new roof. New roof installation can be pricey however there are a couple of options. Depending on the condition of your current roof you may be able to re-roof instead. Knowing the difference between a new roof as opposed to a re-roof will help you proceed. New roof If your home it needs a whole new roof this means that the current roofing material will be fully removed and the wood base will be inspected…

asphalt-shingles

Pros and Cons of Asphalt Shingles

Why You Should Use Asphalt Shingles One of the most commonly used materials for roofing is asphalt.  Professionally installed asphalt shingles look great on any roof.  With asphalt you are getting a quality, long lasting product and you will have many options of color.  It is designs for all types of budgetary needs.   If you are in need of new roofing or if you have a current asphalt roof there are some pros and cons that you should know about asphalt shingle roofing. Pros Fire Rating The highest fire rating available in shingles is Class A.  Fiberglass-backed shingles are designed with…