How to Fix a Broken Shingle?

Answer Shingles are small, rectangular sheets of roof covering that keep out water and other weather-related issues. They were patented on February 14, 1986 by Alfredo Bondoc, Duane Davis, Stanley Frankos... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Fix a Broken Shingle

How long is a shingle?

American shingles are 36" Metric Shingles are 1 meter long or 39-3/8"Many American manufacturers are selling metric shingles, not american. So check what you are buying.

How to Shingle a Valley?

Shingling a valley, which is the place where 2 sections of a roof come together, can be the first and most important step in preventing roof failure due to leaks. Roof valleys can be difficult area... Read More »

How do I shingle a roof?

Shingling a roof is one project that all homeowners face at one point or another. Shingles are designed to last 10 to 20 years (the longer they last, the more they cost), so the project is not freq... Read More »

How is a shingle roof constructed?

A shingle roof is constructed using multilayer engineering techniques designed to allow the roof to shed moisture and keep out wind. The shingles can be made from a variety of materials, although t... Read More »