6 Advantages of Asphalt Shingle Roofing

6 Advantages of Asphalt Shingle Roofing

Owing to its affordability and durability, asphalt shingle roofing remains the most common kind of roofing in the United States. If you're interested in installing asphalt shingle roofing, make sure you entrust the work to an experienced roofer. Here are six reasons to install asphalt shingle roofing.


If you're on a tight budget, then asphalt shingle roofing is certainly worth considering. In the more than hundred years since asphalt shingle roofing was invented, it's manufacturing process has been refined to the point of optimal efficiency, which in turn passes along the low costs to consumers.

Easy Installation

Close to three-fourths of American homes feature an asphalt shingle roof. With asphalt roofing being so common, roofers know how to do the installation in little time, saving you money on labor costs.

Low Maintenance

In most cases, the only maintenance that will need to be done is the occasional removal of debris like leaves, branches, and twigs. Even if you only do the minimum amount of maintenance, your asphalt shingle roof will still likely last for 30 years or more.

Easy to Repair

If a severe windstorm blows through and rips some shingles off the roof, it'll be easy and affordable to have a roofer replace the shingles.


Because asphalt shingles have a strong weight-to-durability ratio, they won't put heavy stress on your roofing infrastructure. If you need to re-roof your home, this makes asphalt shingle roofing an excellent option because you likely won't need to increase your infrastructure's strength for the installation.

Aesthetic Appeal

Because asphalt shingles are made in a wide variety of colors and styles, you'll be able to find the right shingles to fit your preferred look.

If you need asphalt shingle roofing, be sure to get in touch with an experienced roofer. For asphalt shingle roofing in Port Richey, Clearwater, and St. Petersburg, FL, contact the experts at Cowsky Roofing at (727) 623-3478. Cowsky Roofing also specializes in metal roofing in Port Richey, FL. Feel free to give Cowsky Roofing a call today to request a free roofing estimate in Port Richey!

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Posted: April 9, 2021

Written and Published By MORBiZ