Blog – Expert Roofing Advice & Tips

Roofing Types

At Chouinard Bros you can view all the roofing types in their gallery showroom. There are so many options to choose from and being able to view them online makes making the choice so much easier.

You can shop online and check out the different options. Shopping online makes the process so much easier. There was a time when you would have a salesman come to the house to show you a book with shingle choices.

The book really did not give you a good idea of how the shingles would look on your house. Being able to see actual pictures of the shingles installed makes the choice a bit easier.


A lot of people base their choices on appearance when it comes to their roofing options. Making the choice based on aesthetics is fine but you wan to make sure that the choice you make is going to work best for your budget and your home.

That is one of the best things about Chouinard Bros, you can check out your options and get free quotes for your options. This will help you to determine if your roofing choice is a choice that will fit into your budget.

Cedar Shake Roof

A lot of people love the way Cedar Shake looks on a roof. Cedar Shake is a great insulator, weather resistant and can even withstand a hail storm. The down side is that Cedar Shake roofing can be a bit more expensive than other roofing options.

Cedar Shake goes well with rustic looking homes but they also look great with painted and sided homes.

Asphalt Shingles

Asphalt is one of the most popular choices when it comes to roofing types because it is durable, good looking and the least expensive of options. Asphalt shingles are used on most new home construction and are the most common roof.

You can find these shingles is a full range of colors.

Fiberglass Shingles

Fiberglass shingles are also very popular and look a lot like asphalt shingles but they are made of fiberglass. They have been being used in building since around the 1930’s they offer a great deal of insulation, they are flexible and durable. They also come in a full range of colors !

Chouinard Bros offers all different types of roofing options. You can choose from a full range of roofing options and get the roof that you want within your budget at Chouinard Bros.

Please note: Chouinard Bros. does not recommend any homeowner complete repairs to their roof of their own. Our technicians are skilled at performing this work and have received years of training to understand how to complete repairs safely.

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