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Newer on the market, fibreglass shingles look identical to asphalt shingles, but are made from a fibreglass base instead of a paper base. Fibreglass shingles provide increased insulation ability and moisture resistance. They are also more resistant to fire. Fibreglass shingles will not dry out or change their shape over time, but they are not as durable against wind and cold temperatures, as they are lighter in weight and the fibreglass material can become more brittle in extreme cold.
Traditional Asphalt shingles
Traditional asphalt shingles come in a variety of colours and styles. They are a durable choice, having more resistance against wind damage and cold temperatures. Traditional asphalt shingles have a higher density of asphalt in their content, so they may last longer than the fibreglass option.
Cedar shake roofing provides a rustic, organic aesthetic that complements the West Coast culture. Cedar shakes have natural insulation qualities, helping your home to stay warm in winter and cool in summer. If maintained and inspected properly, A cedar shake roof can last 30 years or more.