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The Past and Future of Solar Shingles

A series of solar shingles make up large solar roofs. These tiles work both as a roof protector and insulator and as small-scale solar panels. An individual tile generates just a small amount of electricity, but may theoretically generate as much electricity as...

Solar Single Technology

Solar shingles are also called photovoltaic shingles. They are small solar panels designed with the look and functionality of typical shingles in mind. Solar shingles capture a type of solar energy known as building- integrated photovoltaic. One of the great things...

Recycling of Asphalt Shingles

Many people do not realize that asphalt shingles can be recycled to create new shingles. This is particularly appealing to homeowners who are looking to do their part to help the environment by creating less waste. So how exactly does it work? If you are looking to...

The Future of Asphalt Shingles

Recycling of asphalt has become increasingly more common. Roofing experts in Milledgeville are seeing this to be a more environmentally friendly, cutting down on product waste, and it can also be cheaper to produce. Here are a few goals of using recycled asphalt...

Storm Damage and Insurance

Homeowners need to be informed when buying a homeowners insurance policy. So, in the event that storm damage occurs to your home, you know what your policy covers. Hail, tree and wind damage are common during severe storm events. These damages most commonly effect...

Roofing Material Comparison

Asphalt Shingles- More than 75 percent of all single-family homes in the US are roofed with asphalt shingles. Most roofing pros know this is standard material. That number is slowly shrinking thanks to the more energy-efficient and durable metal roofing. There are two...

How Your Roof can Affect Your Home Value

Thinking about a new roof? Milledgeville Roofing Company has you covered. While it might not be as popular a project as remodeling your kitchen or bathroom, a new canopy has definite advantages including improved resale value, a nicer and newer appearance, lower...

What Are Solar Roof Shingles?

They are roof tiles that contain solar cells. They both generate solar electricity and function as a waterproof roof product. Solar shingles have been around for a number of years. However, in 2018 the first installations of the Tesla solar shingles, also known as the...

The Evolution of Asphalt Shingles

The life cycle of an asphalt shingle lasts anywhere from a handful of years to over 30 years. Usually on the higher end when roofing experts do the installation. While the type of shingle, climate, and other site factors influence this duration, it all depends on how...