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Why choose asphalt shingles for my roof?

Whether you need a new roof for an old home, or are building a house from the ground up, asphalt shingles are an excellent option to take into consideration. Asphalt shingles provide high value roofing by combining affordability with durability. Here’s a look at six reasons to choose asphalt shingles for your roof.


Asphalt shingles are so budget-friendly in large part because of the roofing industry’s ability to mass produce them.

Ease of Installation

It is estimated that some 75% of American homes have asphalt shingles, which means that roofers are well-versed in how to perfectly install them in as little time as possible.


Asphalt shingles provide an excellent weight-to-durability ratio. Therefore, no restructuring will be necessary when reroofing your home with asphalt shingles.

Minimal Maintenance

Typically, all the maintenance you’ll need to do is periodically clear the roof of branches and other debris. As long as no major storm damage occurs, your asphalt shingle roofing should stand strong for some 20 years without giving it much attention at all.

Aesthetic Appeal

Another perk of asphalt shingles is that they provide a crisp, clean appearance. They’re available in a variety of styles and colors, so you’ll be able to find just the right type that gives you the look you want.

Low Repair Costs

In the event that extreme weather at some point causes damage to your asphalt shingle roofing, the repairs will be fast and affordable. Replacement shingles are low-cost, and experienced roofers will have no trouble installing them on an as-needed basis.

If you’re in need of a roofer, be sure to get in touch with a reputable company. For asphalt shingle roofing in Pueblo and Colorado Springs, the experts to contact are at Drury Brothers Roofing. Feel free to ask Drury Brothers Roofing for a free roof inspection in Pueblo or Colorado Springs!

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