Traditional shingles or 3-tab shingles is a popular choice in the residential sector. These shingles are primarily composed of asphalt, which acts as a waterproofing agent. The asphalt also holds granules together, adding to the durability of the shingle. Other characteristics of traditional shingles include:

  • Affordability
  • Fire Resistance
  • Wind Resistance
  • Tear Resistance


Warranty is specific to the manufacturer:

  • CertainTeed warranty
  • GAF warranty
  • Malarkey warranty

Many color options are available, based on manufactures offerings:

  • CertainTeed (XT 25 and XT 30) color options
  • GAF (Marquis and Royal Sovereign ) color options
  • Malarkey (The Alaskan and Dura-Seal) color options