Asphalt Shingles are by far the most popular roofing option throughout Massachusetts. Other materials such as copper, slate, and metal are extremely efficient and applicable for some people but a majority of people go for asphalt shingles. 

Why is that the case? Well, if you plan on getting a roof replacement, check out some of these things that you need to know about shingle roofing.

1. Shingles Are Durable & Long Lasting: 

The asphalt material when skillfully installed can protect your home for two decades or more! The time for which you can plan on your roof last depends on the quality of materials and the precision of installation. That's why it's important that a skilled contractor with reliable materials works on your new roof.

2. Cost-Effective: 

People aren't trying to spend an arm and a leg to get a new roof on their home. In comparison to metal and slate roofs, asphalt shingle roofs are extremely cost-effective. Many manufacturers provide warranties as well, so you can save money if something is to happen to your roof.

3. Recyclable Roofing Shingles: 

Another great benefit of roofing shingles is that many of them are fully recyclable. This is an eco-friendly option and you'll know you aren't hurting the environment.

4. So Many Available Types of Shingles:

With Capital Construction & our leading manufacturer, GAF, there are so many roofing products available that you'll be able to achieve the perfect look for your home. Timberline roofing shingles, designer roofing shingles, and 3-tab roofing shingles provide a different look that we encourage each homebuyer to explore. After choosing the type of shingle, you'll the option to get the perfect color to match the rest of your home.

For more information about asphalt shingles, please feel free to reach out. Capital Construction Contracting is a leading roofing company located in Boston Massachusetts. We are GAF Master Elite Contractors and are happy to help you with your next project!