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3 Reasons Asphalt Shingles Are Ideal for Indiana Roofs
3 Reasons Asphalt Shingles Are Ideal for Indiana Roofs
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  • Residential Roofing Indianapolis

    The roof is arguably the most important part of the home; in fact, without a roof, a house can hardly be called a home. The roof provides comfort, security, and safety from the elements. So if the roof ends up with any kind of damage, it could end up compromising all of the qualities that the roof is supposed to provide. The roof is particularly susceptible to wear and tear since it is exposed to the elements, and in Indianapolis, those elements can be varied and unpredictable.


3 Reasons Asphalt Shingles Are Ideal for Indiana Roofs

The right roof material can have a big impact on your roof’s performance, weather resistance, and life span. As the trusted expert in roofing in Northside of Indianapolis, Indiana, Universal Roofing and Exteriors recommends using asphalt shingles for your roof. They are the ideal roofing materials for Indiana roofs. Here’s why:

Asphalt Shingles

They Are Highly Durable

We install shingles from GAF, North America’s largest roofing manufacturer. GAF asphalt shingles feature Advanced Protection® technology that greatly improves their performance. These shingles have exceptional toughness, wind uplift resistance, and granule adhesion. They have passed the industry’s toughest wind resistance tests. They also have excellent long-term durability, long-term temperature resistance, and wind-driven rain performance. Asphalt shingles can protect your home throughout our regions wet summers and cold winters.

They Have Excellent Life Cycle Costs

Asphalt shingles also have a low life cycle cost and a long life expectancy. It costs less to install maintain, repair, replace, and dispose of them  compared with other roofing materials. This means that installing asphalt shingles in roofing, Carmel, Indiana, is the cost-effective choice. Together with their decades-long service life and durability, asphalt shingles are an excellent investment for your home.

They Are Versatile and Appealing

Asphalt shingles are also aesthetically versatile. GAF manufactures several asphalt shingles that can capture the authentic appearance of other roofing materials. In addition, they offer a wide variety of colors and styles. You can use our asphalt shingles to provide a natural appearance for your home or to complement its existing color scheme. Additionally, our asphalt shingles can improve your roof’s profile thanks to GAF’s ultra-dimensional shingles.

With proper maintenance, asphalt shingles can protect your home for many years. Universal Roofing and Exteriors is the leading choice for residential roofing in Carmel, IN, and the surrounding areas. We have nearly three decades of experience and we’ve earned certifications from industry-leading manufacturers. In particular, we are a GAF Master Elite™ contractor, putting us in the top 3% of all roofers in North America. Call us at (317) 257-0779 to learn more about asphalt shingles. You can also ask for a free estimate.

About Rob Yeary

Rob Yeary is the owner of Universal Roofing. He is a graduate of North Central High School. Rob went on to become a 1986 graduate of Butler University, where he played baseball and studied business and economics.

  • Contact Us For All Your Indianapolis Roofing Needs

    No matter what kind of Indianapolis roofing project you need done, we at Universal Roofing & Exteriors can help you to achieve it. Whether you want your roof to be repaired or to be replaced completely, we can do it for you. We can send a contractor to examine your existing roof and let you know what needs to be done. Once their assessment is complete, they can give you various options on how to proceed. Once the roofing project gets started, our assigned contractor will make sure that it gets completed as efficiently and quickly as possible.

Contact Us to Get Started On Your Project

There’s no better combination than experience, quality products, and a strong work ethic when it comes to choosing a central Indiana roofing company. That’s why we are confident you’ll be satisfied with our work—so confident that we guarantee your satisfaction before you pay a dime. That’s right­—no payment unless you’re satisfied. Get a free estimate from us by filling out our request form or calling us at (317) 257-0779 . We can’t wait to give your home the attention and care it deserves.