You May Need a New Roof, but How to Choose the Shingles?

Friday, August 31, 2018


Just like anything else to do with interiors, you want your roof to match the color and style of your home. There are many choices, and we have some information for you that could help you pick the proper shingles for your new roof.

work-wood-leather-house-roof-rooftop-882729-pxhere.comIf you ever come to sell your home, people will see the roof as soon as they turn up for a viewing. So you don’t want an unattractive sight to be waiting. And unless you’ve done it before, you probably won’t have come across the sheer number of shingle styles that you can choose from.

As Rudy Esquivel from JB Wholesale Roofing and Building Supplies tells us that there are plenty of materials to choose from including woof, clay, slate and ceramic. However, the majority of homeowners opt for asphalt shingles as these can mimic the effects of other materials.

When choosing which shingle style to go for, it’s important to think about the architectural style of your home and which design would go best.

You’ll then want to think about the pitch and steepness of your roof. If your house has a lower pitch, you’ll want to think carefully about the thickness of the shingles. If it’s a steeper pitch, the overall cut and design plays a greater role.

Lastly, you’ll need to turn your mind to color. You can choose a shingle that matches the color of your home or one that you simply like best. Make sure you have a wide range to choose from like the one supplied by JB Wholesale Roofing and Building Supplies.

Don’t decide on a shingle style in five minutes. It may not seem like the most important part of your house but as Nizam says, a little extra research goes a long way into boosting how much your property is worth in the future.

JB Wholesale Roofing is located at 1095 S Fair Oaks Ave, in Pasadena. For more information call (626) 799-0440 or visit









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