If you keep up with our blog posts, you may have seen our series of blogs that discussed the many different types of roofing materials. With so many roofing materials to choose from, deciding which material is the best for your home can be a tricky process.

The most commonly utilized roofing material is asphalt roofing. If you take the time to look around the hundreds of houses in your neighborhood, you will notice that most homes are equipped with asphalt roof shingles. Asphalt shingles are the most commonly chosen roofing system because they offer homes a beautiful yet, cost effective roofing system that is also durable.

One of the main advantages to an asphalt roofing system is its affordability. Asphalt roofing is the single most affordable roofing option available to homeowners. Although they are extremely affordable, asphalt shingles are not lacking in style. With several different varieties and styles, they offer homeowners flexibility and the ability to select the color and style that best fits their personal taste and style.

Not only are asphalt shingles incredibly cost effective, but they are also easy to install, durable, and require little to no maintenance. For a relatively low cost, asphalt shingles offer homes decent protection for up to about 20 years. Apart from typical roof maintenance, they do not require much attention. However, like anything else, they do wear out over time. Whether they have been damaged by an intense storm or they if they have simply worn out after several years of use, it is important to have them repaired and replaced when necessary.

If you are exploring the different roofing options for your home, it is time to contact your local roofer in Fort Collins. Schroeder Roofing is family owned and operated and has been serving Northern Colorado for many years. Find out if asphalt roofing is right for your home.