If you have an older cedar shake roof that needs to be replaced, you may be considering switching to asphalt shingles as they are far less expensive. In fact, cedar shingles can be as much as 6 or 7 times as expensive as asphalt, according to this article, published by Norbord North America.
The article lists the pros of making the switch, which include:
It also lists some of the cons:
Learn more about what is involved in making the switch to asphalt by reading the full article here. Then, call the experts at Baltic Home Improvement, a leading roofing firm in the southwestern Chicago suburbs. We will be happy to meet with you to assess your job and provide you with a free estimate.
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