Available in more than 50 colors, several shapes, and various profiles, asphalt shingles are one of the most versatile roofing materials a homeowner can choose. In many places, asphalt shingles are also one of the least expensive and most durable options available.
If you are curious about how asphalt shingles are made, watch this fascinating video clip from the popular show How It’s Made. You will get a behind-the-scenes look at how the many layers of asphalt-based material are applied to create asphalt shingles. You will also discover which design feature of asphalt shingles enables them to endure harsh weather conditions.
Since the heat of the sun helps asphalt shingles stick together, Arizona is a great place to have a home that is equipped with asphalt shingles. If you are a Phoenix-area resident who would like to find out what shingle options are available for your home, call Lyons Roofing at (602) 276-5515 to speak with an experienced roofing contractor today!