Asphalt Shingle Roof

Benefits of Asphalt Shingles

Your home’s roof is the single most important piece of your home’s exterior. It offers so many benefits for your property, including protection from the elements, curb appeal & resale value, and insulation. This means that keeping your roof well-maintained, and ensuring you have the right material installed, and essential for your home! For North American homeowners, the most popular roofing option on the market has long been asphalt shingles, and for good reason. These shingles offer a tremendous amount of benefits for homeowners who are install them on their homes. Are you interested in learning a bit more about the benefits of asphalt shingles? Check out our blog for more information!


One of the primary reasons homeowners love asphalt shingles is the durability they offer! Asphalt shingles are built to withstand anything Mother Nature has to offer, with starter shingles to protect the roof from wind damage, Class 1A fire ratings, as well as resistance to rain, snow, hail, and mold. If you’re looking for a roofing material that can withstand everything Mother Nature has to offer, asphalt shingles are a fantastic choice!


Another reason asphalt shingles are so popular among homeowners is that they look fantastic on any home! Since they are manufactured by such a wide array of companies, asphalt shingles are now available in nearly any color & style option you can imagine. If you have a particular vision in mind for your home’s exterior, asphalt shingle almost certainly afford you the best opportunity at finding the color option you’ve been searching for!


For homeowners looking to replace their roof on a budget, it’s important to note that asphalt shingles are less expensive to install than a few other roofing options including copper & slate. Cheap to manufacture and easy to work with, asphalt shingles offer a low cost of installation which can help make the expense of replacing your roof a bit more manageable.

Low Maintenance

Finally, for any homeowners looking to minimize the amount of home maintenance they need to perform, asphalt shingles are one of the easiest roofing materials to maintain. Not only are they impervious to all but the harshest weather conditions, they need very little maintenance to keep your home protected. The only maintenance you will need to worry about it occasionally cleaning large debris, such as broken branches, off of the system, as well as dealing with significant algae growth with a cleaner. Beyond that, asphalt shingles are very low maintenance, and won’t need much attention from the homeowner.

Contact Us Today

If you’re interested in learning more about our team’s roof replacement services, Pinnacle Roofing is ready to assist! You can reach out to our team today by calling us at (617) 237-2855 or by filling out our team’s online contact form! We look forward to hearing from you and assisting with your roof installation needs!