Shingles are either made of fiberglass or organic-based materials coated with an adhesive asphalt and embedded with ceramic granules.
- Most low-cost roofing material
- Simplest and affordable installation
- Wide variety of shapes, shades and colors
- Sturdy, can be walked on
- Come in many price points.
- Requires greater maintenance
- Less longevity
- Colors fade
Asphalt shingles are available from Owens Corning.