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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Tenders are invited for the project involves removing the existing roofing and replacing it with new composition shingles.
We saw a need for a tool which could estimate the thickness of asphalt composition shingles and link that thickness to a warranty level.
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.
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.
But there's also a synthetic product meant to displace the 30-pound felt commonly used under everything from composition shingles to clay tile.
Material costs for IR shingles run 50% to 100% more than for conventional composition shingles.
These imported lifetime slates, although heavier than composition shingles, are lighter than a tile roof.
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.
In addition to using coatings for SBS and APP modified bitumen systems and for built-up roofing and systems, coatings can be used on metal, single ply, sprayed polyurethane foam, composition shingles, tile, and any other roofing system to add protection from the elements and improve aesthetics.