composition shingles

asphalt shingles, composition shingles, strip slates

Shingles manufactured from saturated roofing felts (rag, asbestos, or fiber glass) coated with asphalt and having mineral granules on the side exposed to the weather.
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In the United States, the average cost to replace a 4,500- to 5,000-square-foot roof with 25-year three-tab composition shingles is now more than $12,500," continued Spector.
Its professional contractors work with composition shingles, metal, slate, tile, and more to provide a complete roof replacement solution where necessary.
5 acres and will feature craftsman-style architecture, with a combination of masonry and Hardi siding, pitched roofs, and composition shingles.
Use fire-resistant roofing construction materials such as tile, composition shingles, metal and copper
Holton and Beggs (1997) studied two roof constructions, one with traditional dark-brown asphalt composition shingles and the other with a brown plastic roofing material.
Working on his hands and knees Friday with composition shingles that partially melted in the heat as he worked with them, Putzier of River Roofing said he tries to perform a "shadow dance" by working from one shaded area to another as the sun shifts in the sky.
The building, which is less than 12,000 SF, has three types of roofing from radiuses standing seam metal to built-up and finally composition shingles.
Using thatch cuts down on the chemicals and energy needed to produce composition shingles or tile.
Mid-range asphalt composition shingles resulted in perforations that would have required replacement of the products.
While composition shingles have traditionally been associated with the economical 3-tab asphalt shingle, today our member-companies' high-end architectural shingles account for more than 50 percent of asphalt shingles sold," said Russ Snyder, executive vice president of the Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers Association (ARMA), headquartered in Washington, D.