roof: Roof, Roof! - 04/07/12 04:37 AM
Well, we are 3/4 of the way through getting a new roof. The old, original roof was about 20 years old and it was time. We knew it was time because we sprung a leak that showed up in the garage ceiling. Roofs are meant to last only about 20 years or so, unless you have what are called Architectural shingles. These heavier shingles can last 30 years and are more resistant to the hail storms we have in the south. This is what I am putting on my roof.
They measure how many packs of shingles you will need in … (25 comments)