Of all the forms of inclement weather your home will experience, snow and ice rank among the most hazardous and devastating. This is further aggravated by the recent cold snaps across the country, which often necessitates immediate and extensive roof repair.
A recent study shows that asphalt shingles cover nearly six out of 10 residential roofs in America, making them the industry’s most popular material. Homeowners love them because they offer the best balance of durability, beauty, maintenance and affordability – thanks to several advances throughout their 125-year history. Knox’s Construction shares the most notable asphalt shingle technology advancements: