There are likely a lot of questions swirling around in your head when considering what roof to have installed. You may be wondering about cost, maintenance, durability, and more. There are also so many different roofing types. It may seem like it is impossible to know which one is a good fit. Fortunately, this video simply lays out the various roofing options available to you.
It also rates them on a scale of one to five in different categories. This should make the decision easier for you.
Before picking out a roof. You should ask roofing companies about the life expectancy of their roofs. This is one of the best ways to know if you are getting a good deal or not. As a general rule of thumb, roofs such as metal, clay, and rubber will last much longer than your asphalt shingles.
On the other hand, price is also a major factor. Shingles are cheap and easy to install and maintain. Therefore, they represent the cheapest option to you. Even so, they are not very durable compared to other options such as metal and rubber.