Shingles are a roof covering consisting of individual overlapping elements. Fiberglass-based asphalt shingles are by far the most common roofing material used for residential roofing applications.
- Shingles are easy to install and can be relatively affordable.
- Warranties on shingles can be from 20 to 50 years.
- Asphalt shingles come in a large number of styles and colors.