LOA Construction provides professional roofing contractors that are experts in installing and repairing asphalt roofs. Asphalt roof make up the vast majority of roofing materials used in the United States. It’s estimated that anywhere between 75-80 percent of US homes use asphalt shingles. Their popularity comes from the fact that asphalt roofing shingles are economical, fire-safe, and durable.
Asphalt Roofing Material
The “standard” asphalt roofing material is the square butt strip shingle, elongated in shape, and available with one or three tabs. An asphalt roof is made of a base mat of inorganic material (glass fibers, otherwise known as fiberglass). This base mat is given an asphalt coating, which provides weatherproofing. The mineral granules protect the shingles from the sun’s ultraviolet rays and provide the shingles with color and added protection against fire.
Advantages of an Asphalt Roof
Asphalt shingles are currently the most commonly used shingles in the United States. This is because asphalt shingles are very economical and they have a long history of durability compared to other roofing materials. There are other materials options available, but they are more expensive and can be difficult to install. Whereas, asphalt shingles are affordable and relatively easy to install. They can also be built in organic or fiberglass varieties, with the fiberglass option providing more fire resistance.
ASPHALT ROOF COST
Installing asphalt shingles is roughly $7,447 on average. Depending on the size of their roof, homeowners can expect to pay between $5,000 and $10,000. The cost will vary based on the type of asphalt roof material you choose. The organic mat based shingles cost less than fiberglass ones.
When you choose to go with asphalt shingles, you can expect them to last from 15 to 30 years. However, keep in mind that homes in warmer climates needing roofing replacement sooner than in cooler climates. Contact us today to set up a FREE inspection and pricing for your asphalt roof.
ASPHALT ROOF MAINTENANCE
Even a durable asphalt shingle roofing is subject to the mercy of the elements and conditions. Routine maintenance such as; regular roof inspections and cleaning is important in keeping your asphalt roof in good condition. These steps will help you identifying any potential problems that could turn into full-scale roof replacements. Please get in touch with our asphalt roof maintenance experts.
ASPHALT ROOF REPAIRS
Damage after a recent hail storm, heavy winds, and/or a tornado can be fixed with a prompt repair to the damages and can prevent them from becoming much larger ones and will save you money in the long run and prevent the need for more extensive repairs. Our team of expert roofers is fully trained in the repair of asphalt roof systems. If you are in need of an asphalt shingle roof repair, please contact our expert roof repair contractors
ASPHALT ROOF REPLACEMENT
Determining whether your asphalt shingle roofing needs to be repaired or replaced all together can be challenging. Discoloration, as well as curled, cracked, or blistering shingles, are all red flags that indicate damage to your roof. Other signs are harder to spot, such as granule loss over time. A properly installed asphalt shingle roof can last up to 30 years. That kind of investment should involve consultations with the experts. We can help you determine if damage exists and how extensive it truly is. If a replacement is necessary, we can help you make an informed decision on how to proceed.
ASPHALT ROOF INSTALLATION
If you are looking for asphalt shingle roofing installation for your home than you are in the right place. Asphalt roofing offers a durable surface for your home. The shingles are available in a wide selection of colors and styles, and our team of roofing experts can help you find the perfect asphalt shingles to match your home and provide protection for your family for years to come.
About LOA Construction
Our team of experts at LOA Construction use only the highest quality materials from top manufacturers in every installation. We offer warranties on our installation, as well as those offered by the manufacturer, giving you the peace of mind of knowing that any issues will be handled quickly and without hassle.