Asphalt Shingle Roofing

Asphalt Shingle Roofing

Installation | Repair | Maintenance

Asphalt shingle roofing is the most common and popular roofing system choice for home owners across America.  Its versatility, cost-effectiveness, waterproofing and easy installation are characteristics that home owners love when considering a new roofing system.

The life expectancy of a new shingle roof installation is from 10 up to 20 years depending on the maintenance and repair that each owner plans and it also depends on weather conditions; in areas with sunlight and/or extreme temperatures it’s known to reduce its life expectancy.

Some of the Advantages of Asphalt Shingle roofing are:


If your budget is tight for the initiation of your roofing project, then asphalt shingle roofing is a huge advantage for your roofing solutions. It is by far the most cost-effective solutions when it comes to new roofing installation.

Easy to Install | Low Maintenance

Besides being easy to install, asphalt shingle roofing does not require too much maintenance. If it requires a repair job, it is usually very easy to do. It’s very versatile when it comes to cutting, fastening and fitting.

Wide Variety

Asphalt shingle roofing comes in a wide variety of sizes and colors; home owners love that. It also varies on pricing depending on the quality.

Like any other roofing material, asphalt shingle roofing has its disadvantages, the most important ones are:

High-wind Damage

Unlike metal roofing, asphalt shingle roofing does not withstand high-wind; strong currents of air can uplift and tear shingles. This is not a disadvantage if you live in areas where high-wind is unlikely. If you live in very windy areas and have the sufficient budget for a superior roofing material; we recommend getting another roofing type.

Low Life Expectancy

The cost-effectiveness usually has a price; quality. Asphalt shingle roofing is easily outlived by other (most) other roofing materials. Some people don’t mind because it is very cost-effective and they save money in short term; but if you are looking for a long term investment then look elsewhere. Keep in mind though, that if budget is tight the best option will come down to be asphalt shingle roofing.

 To conclude, asphalt shingle roofing is a great roofing system choice if you are looking for a short term cost-effective solution. Make sure to contact Ocean Roofing LLC if you need more information on shingle roofing. Our team has more than 20 years of experience when it comes to installing asphalt shingle roofing and we can do an effective and efficient installation. Contact our team today if you want to schedule an on-site visit or if you want a free estimate for your asphalt shingle roofing installation, repair, or maintenance.


Other Roofing Services we Offer

Metal Roofing

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Installation & Repair

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Flat Roofing

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