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Asphalt Shingle

Fall is the Perfect Time to Winterize Your Roof

The perfect time for roof repair and replacement is during fall when the outside temperature is cooler and before the severe winter weather sets in. In fall, any damage from summer storms can be more easily uncovered to determine what repairs are appropriate. If the repairs needed are extensive, especially if the roof is very old, fall is also a great time to do a complete new roof installation. Here are the benefits of doing roof work during the fall.

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Choosing Asphalt Roofing Shingles

J & J Roofing works with CertainTeed roofing shingles because of the nice variety of styles and color choices offered as well as the warranty from the manufacturer. Depending on the CertainTeed shingles used for a roof installation, the warranty ranges from 15-years to a lifetime. CertainTeed roofing shingles come in three basic types, which are strip shingles, dimensional shingles, and luxury shingles.

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Three Factors You Should Consider When Picking an Asphalt Shingle Color

Picking an asphalt shingle color for your new roof is a big decision. Asphalt shingle roofs can last upwards of 50 years, so the color you select is one that you will have to live with for decades to come. The color can also add curb appeal and enhance the entire look of your home. If you are trying to pick the right colored shingle for your home, here are a few factors that can help you with your decision.

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The Benefits of Asphalt Shingle Roofs

When it is time to replace the roof over your head, one of the biggest decisions you face is deciding what material to use for the new roof. The top roofing material in the United States is currently asphalt shingles. This is because there are many benefits associated with this type of roofing material. Read on to learn more about these benefits and why this roof type is so popular.

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Can Asphalt Shingle Be Layered Over Existing Shingles?

Re-roofing can be an expensive process. You have to remove your old roofing material and then have a new one installed. If you need a new roof and you are on a tight budget, you may wonder if new asphalt shingles can be layered over existing ones. This helps to cut out the labor and costs associated with removing the old roofing material, which can help you to save money. Read on to learn about layering new asphalt shingles over old ones.

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