Asphalt shingles are the most popular roofing choice in the country–and for good reason. These shingles have plenty of positive traits that make them excellent roof replacement options regardless of the style of the home or its location. Bright Side Exteriors shares five reasons why asphalt shingles are a great choice.
Moisture is one of the biggest problems that can affect your roof and its various components. Bright Side Exteriors discusses some of the ways:
In the winter, the roof usually bears the brunt of the cold weather. The harsh elements can cause new problems and aggravate old ones. As a responsible homeowner, you can help it brave the rigors of winter while keeping your indoor spaces dry, comfortable and intact.
Fascia boards and soffits do more than just put finishing touches on the roof. They’re actually as functional as they’re fashionable, contributing to the structural integrity of the roofing system.
Moisture is water in the air (in vapor form). Most of the things that you normally do, from breathing to cooking, produce it. Any break in your home’s protection against the weather lets in the elements, including rainwater and snow, which will increase the level of moisture in affected areas. The lack of moisture doesn’t make your home any better or healthier, but too much of it is bad news… Continue Reading