How Shingles Work & Why Do most American Homes Use It:

Shingles are made up of various material such as wood, slate, flagstone, cement, fiber, plastic or asphalt. Shingles are flat or rectangular elements laid in course from the bottom edge of the roof up, each course overlaps the joints below. The different types of shingle are: Asphalt shingles: Asphalt shingles…

GAF vs. CertainTeed Vs. Owens Corning Roof Shingles

Shingles are typically flat and rectangular shaped over the years different types of shingles have been made out of wood, slate, flagstone, fiber cement, metal, plastic and asphalt. Today, asphalt shingles are the most widely used roofing material in the United States. Choosing the type of shingle depends on various…