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Asphalt 3-Tab Shingles - Economical and Low Maintenance

Benefits and Features of Asphalt 3-Tab Shingles:

  Probably the most well known shingle type, asphalt shingles contain fiber glass or paper for reinforcement.
  Economical - These types of shingles typically last anywhere from 20 to 30 years before they need to be replaced and are much less expensive than other shingle types.
  Light weight, makes them suitable for buildings with varying degrees of structural integrity
  Available in a diverse palette

Comparison of Asphalt 3-Tab and Laminated/Architectural Shingles


3-Tab Shingles

Laminated/Architectural Shingles

Product Warranty

25-40 years


Wind Resistance

60 mph

110-130 mph

Wind Warranty

5 years

15 years

Algae Resistance

10 years

10 years


Single Color

Contrasting Shades/Colors

Initial Cost

Less expensive

More expensive



How Do You Choose Your Roofing Product?

Craftsmanship and the quality roofing products are both essential in ensuring that you will be completely satisfied with your roofing project. 

At Ferguson Roofing, we will help you determine which product and type of roof is the best choice for your home.