Asphalt Shingle Roof Options

Roofing Material Options

sample of asphalt shingle roof - dark brown architectural shingles grand ledge michiganAsphalt Shingle Roof

  • unlimited colors
  • variety of warranties – Guilford’s recommends a minimum 30 year asphalt shingle roof warranty
  • Guilford’s recycles asphalt shingle tear off to save from landfill construction bloat

Whether you choose metal roofing or traditional 3-tab or architectural profile asphalt shingle roof we have an option that will suit your needs. Please take a look at the samples throughout our website of the roofing projects we have completed.

All services by Guilfords, LLC are available for installation in the entire mid-Michigan. Guilford’s exterior experts have been installing asphalt shingle roofs for over 30 years in Lansing, Holt, St Johns, Ionia, Lowell, Okemos and Charlotte, Michigan areas.

Contact us today to schedule a roofing consultation for your home or commercial building.

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Metal Roofs vs Shingle Roofs

Roof Type Pros Cons
Asphalt Shingle Roof
  • accepted, proven, trusted material
  • high performance record
  • easy to install, limited training
  • variety of styles
  • many color options
  • economical
  • variety of product quality levels
  • susceptible to severe weather
  • limited lifespan
  • can be boring
  • heavy
  • limited recyclability
  • high oil product
  • limited warranty
Roof Type Pros Cons
Metal Shingle Roofing
  • sound, proven, durable, long lasting
  • variety of styles
  • many color options
  • lightweight
  • extreme-weather performance
  • withstand high winds
  • lifetime warranty
  • environmentally friendly
  • energystar compliant*
  • reduction in insurance premiums
  • trained installers
  • extreme expansion and contraction
  • can have a harsh appearance
  • higher priced
  • product selection important for best performance

* some metal roofing products have not met the energystar rating compliance