How many shingles make a square?

Answer Shingles are sold in squares and bundles. A square of shingles has enough to cover 100 square feet of roof. The number of shingles in a square varies according to type: slate, metal, asphalt or cla... Read More »

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How many square feet will a square of shingles cover?

How many packages of shingles are in a square?

In most cases, three packages--or bundles--of shingles are in a square. This is true for most three-tabbed shingles and lightweight laminate shingles. Heavier laminate and three-tab shingles take f... Read More »

What is a square of roof shingles?

In roofing, a square is an area covering 100 square feet, according to the Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers Association. So a square of roof shingles is the amount needed to cover a 10 foot-by-10 foot... Read More »

How many bundles are in a square of shingles?

A square of roof shingles is made up of three bundles. Each of these bundles has 29 shingles. This number of shingles is generally enough to roof 100 square feet.