Asphalt Shingle Longevity: The Roof Repairs You Need To Improve The Lifespan Of Roofing Materials
Almost all homes have a roof that offers a protective barrier from weather and intruders like pests. The most common material used on roofs is called a shingle. These asphalt shingles are typically covered with granules, which do two things: provide color, and keep the shingle from being smooth. An asphalt shingle takes a beating from sun and heat as well as rain, wind, hail, ice, exhaust fumes, rodents, and other critters.