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5 Benefits of Installing Asphalt Shingles November 3, 2017

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5 Benefits of Installing Asphalt Shingles, Queens, New York

The roofing system is a crucial part of your homes weatherproofing. Your shingles are an important aspect of this structure, yet many homeowners have no idea which variety is the best option for their needs. Below, JCHome Roofs and Sidings in Fresh Meadows, NY, weighs in on five benefits of asphalt shingles that they’ve seen in their more than 30 years of roofing and siding work in Queens.

Asphalt Shingles Offer These 5 Benefits

1. Durability

Asphalt shingles can last up to 100 years in most climates in the U.S. They provide weatherproofing and minimize leaking potential without the need for many heavy underlayers. Plus, because of the way they are sectioned, it’s easy to make small roof repairs in the event that your shingles incur concentrated storm damage.

2. Maintenance

These unique roofing materials require only seasonal debris removal to keep them in top shape. You can power wash away algae or moss and you’re set for the year.

3. Cost

Shingles-Fresh-Meadows-NYAsphalt is one of the most cost-effective roofing materials available due to their long life span and low maintenance requirements. Plus, since you will buy shingles in bulk, your roofing price point will be low.

4. Recyclability

Did you know most city recycling centers will accept asphalt shingles? Any leftover materials after installation can be recycled and may even be used for paving purposes.

5. Aesthetics

Asphalt shingles come in hundreds of colors, styles, and textures so you’re sure to find one that fits your home aesthetic needs.

On top of the above, asphalt shingles are easy to install, making it quick and efficient for professional roofers to start and finish your new roof in as little time as possible. To learn more about the benefits of asphalt shingles and to get an estimate for your roofing project, call JC Roofing and Siding at (718) 261-1891. Visit the website for more information on their professional craftsmanship, 100% customer satisfaction and affordable top-quality roofing materials.