Articles - Roofing Shingles

Benefits of Asphalt Shingle Roofing

A roof replacement is one of the biggest projects you may ever need for your home. And while investing in a new roof may not feel as glamorous as splurging on a kitchen remodel or having a new deck built, it may nonetheless be the most important home improvement update you make. After all, your roof protects everything under it ...

How Long Should a Roof Last in Ohio?

If your home in Ohio has an asphalt roof that hasn’t been replaced in some time, you may be curious if it’s due for a replacement. How long does an asphalt shingle roof last? The lifespan can vary depending on how much weather damage the roof sustains over the years, but typically it’s 15-20 years. When Should You Replace Your ...

Reasons to Choose CertainTeed Roofing

There are many roofing manufacturers out there claiming they have the best products for your home. It can be a tough job sorting through them all trying to decide which is actually worth your investment. At Advantage Roofing, we’ve been in this business a long time—more than 30 years—and in our experience, CertainTeed asphalt shingles are an optimal choice due ...

What Are Luxury Shingles?

If you’ve never replaced the roof of your home before or it’s been quite a few years since you did, you may be amazed by the many options on the market. Asphalt roofing in particular has come a long way in recent years with improvements not only in performance and weather resistance but also in appearance. As the shingles will ...

What Are Dimensional Shingles?

Just as 3-D movies and computer graphics have surged in popularity in recent years, so have 3-D asphalt shingles, which are better known as dimensional shingles and sometimes called architectural or laminate shingles. These shingles were developed in the late 20th century so that discerning homeowners could enjoy the dramatic appearance of cedar-shingle roofs with the superior endurance of asphalt ...