FAQs Regarding Wood Shingle Roofing
What is wood shingle roofing?
Wood shingle roofing materials are thin pieces of wood and can be cut from any species of wood such as cedar or pine, and can offer a more rustic appearance to your home’s exterior.
Are wood shingle roofs good?
If you’re looking for well-insulated roofing materials, then a cedar shake roof is the right choice for you. Not only does it improve the stability of the roof deck when installed, but its unique colors can provide an attractive aesthetic for your home.
How long do wooden shingle roofs last?
Average lifespans from installers are generally up to 50 years, though lifespans may vary based upon local climate zones or the complexity, quality, and performance of installers’ installations.
Are wood shingle roofs expensive?
You can expect to pay between $450-$900 per square foot for wood shingles. However, the price can vary, so it’s always best to speak with a roofing professional to get more accurate pricing.