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Composition Roof Shingles

One of the most popular roofing options for homeowners in the Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas area is a composition roof. These shingles are created from a mix of roofing materials including fiberglass, asphalt and recycled paper products. The end result is an asphalt roof that will be resistant to mold growth and durable to severe weather like heavy rain and hail. The quality material provides your home or business with quality roofing that will last a lifetime.

When you have a quality roof installed, like a composition shingle roof, you can feel confident knowing you have chosen a material that is strong and long lasting. These asphalt roof tiles are is durable, heat and fire resistant, providing your home with protection for years to come. When properly installed, composition shingles can last 20+ years.

S.W.A.T. Roofing & Contracting is the top choice for roof installation in DFW. Our certified roofing specialists can provide you with a free estimate for a new roof in just a few minutes. Contact us today to learn more. Call 817-756-6666 - Fort Worth or 972-200-4455 - Dallas

Common Questions about Composition Roofing

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If you have never heard of a composition roof, this is a great, budget friendly option. By learning more, you can decide if this material type will work well for your home. At S.W.A.T. Roofing & Contracting, we are happy to provide you with more information on the product and review your home to determine the best installation type. Check out the common questions below to learn more about information about composition roof material.

How Long Does a Composition Roof Last?

On average, a composition roof can last from 15 to 20 years. Some roofs can have a longer lifespan of 30 to 50 years depending on the materials used.

What Different Materials are Used to Make Composition Roof Tiles?

The asphalt roofing shingles used in composition roofing are created from a mix of common materials including asphalt, fiberglass, and recycled paper products. The material can be created in a variety of colors as well as shapes and sizes.

How Well Does Composition Roofing Hold up to Hailstorms, Windstorms, and Hurricanes?

Composition roof shingles can stand the test of time, even when continually exposed to the elements. The roofing material is extremely durable, holding up against moisture, even during major weather events including hurricanes, windstorms, and hailstorms. With proper installation, the damage is minimal or nonexistent during exposure to the elements.

Advantages and Disadvantages of Composition Shingles?

Advantages: Affordability, easy installation, versatility, durability, and variety. Composition shingles are one of the most affordable options that are easy to install. The versatile material is durable, standing up to the elements to protect your property. The variety of shingle options allows home and business owners to choose shingles that meet color and design preferences.

Disadvantages: Some may see the lifespan of this roof type as a disadvantage. The roofing material will last from 15 to 30 years on average but can last even longer up to 50 years. However, there are other materials that can last much longer, including slate or tile.

What is the Difference Between Composite Shingles and Asphalt Shingles?

In general, composite shingles and asphalt shingles are the same. The terms are both used to describe the same roofing material type.

What is the Cost of Composition Shingles vs Other Types of Shingles?

Composition shingles are the most affordable type of roofing material that can be used for residential or commercial properties. The total cost will be determined based on the size of the roof, slope, underlayment, flashing and other needs. On average, a composition shingle roof can cost from $5,000 to $10,000. Asphalt shingles usually cost around $4 to $28 per square foot.

Quality Roof Installation

When it comes to installing composition shingles, S.W.A.T. can provide you with quality installation and service. We focus on helping every customer find the right roofing solutions for their home or business. We have years of experience in the industry and can easily assist with the installation process.

To begin, we will survey your home to determine the scope of the project. For some properties, the process involves simply adding new underlayment and shingles. For others, the roof may be in bad shape and require more work to ensure the home is properly protected.

After our thorough inspection, we will then present you with an estimation for the project. We work quickly to schedule your home for roof installation and get the job done right. Our team of installers work fast and only on a professional level to ensure that your property has a quality roof installed.

Roof Repairs and Maintenance

After we have provided you with a replacement roof installation, your home or business will be set for many years to come. Over the years, if you experience any issue, we can provide repair and maintenance service. Our team of installers is also well-versed in roof repair. We can repair your composition roofing, no matter the issue.

Because roofing is subject to the elements, it is not uncommon for shingles to be damaged due to hail or heavy rains. Having a quality repair service by your side will ensure the situation is taken care of and any damage alleviated.

When it comes to roofing repairs and installation, rely on the best in the business. At S.W.A.T. Roofing & Contracting, we offer quality solutions for all your roofing needs. Give our team a call today to learn more about our services and schedule an appointment to have your roofing reviewed. We look forward to serving you!

Why Choose S.W.A.T. Roofing

S.W.A.T. Roofing & Contracting is a locally owned and operated business serving Fort Worth, Dallas, TX and the surrounding areas. We specialize in all types of roof repairs, as well as complete roof replacement, for both residential and commercial properties. With over 16 years in the industry, we have the know-how and experience to ensure that your home or business has a quality roof in place.

If you're considering a composition roof for your home, contact us to schedule a FREE estimate. Call S.W.A.T. Roofing at 817-756-6666 - Fort Worth or 972-200-4455 - Dallas