In this video, you will learn about residential roofing. For roofs, asphalt shingles are the most common. Especially on older houses, asphalt is going to be the standard.
It is durable, inexpensive, and easy to lay. In most weather conditions, it holds up whether it is snow, extreme heat, or a lot of rain. Asphalt can be laid in different grades, thicknesses, and grades. Sometimes, you can get 15 to 20 years out of asphalt roofs. This is why many homeowners choose to build their roofs with asphalt. Another option is going to be shingles. These are a good option because oftentimes they have a pretty extended warranty. For labor, it is going to cost more than asphalt because it is heavier. Cedarwood is going to be another option. Most people do not go with this option, because it is pricy. It looks very nice though and of course, lasts a long time. It is interesting to know all of the different types of roofing materials available. If you are interested in learning more about roofs, keep watching this video for more information.