The cost difference between asphalt roofing & metal roofing material

When it comes to the exact roofing cost, two things are very important and they are roof material and roof size. The average cost can help you make up your mind in the first place. Secondly, the cost may vary – as was stated a fore – depending on the size of the house and the quality of the material. However, the average roofing cost that is so far on the record ranges from $4,000 to $10,000.

It is advisable to make a separate cost for each factor. When talking about the material cost, it is averaged by $5,000 to $10, 00 with a house with the area of two thousand sq ft.

When talking about choosing the roofing material, the roofing market gives you two options to choose from – even though you have a variety of roofing types.

Solar roofing

Asphalt roofing

For a 10 x 10 area, the price of the roofing material ranges from around $300 to above $2000. In case you are with a tight budget; you have to compromise and choose asphalt roofing option. And if you want to spend more to get more powerful roofing experience, you can go with the solar roofing option. It is all about your ability to pay.

Aside from the fact that there are options in the middle of solar roofing and asphalt roofing material, the most expensive choice is solar and the cheapest option is asphalt material. However, if you can afford, you are advised to go with solar material as it not only makes your roof look charming but it also increases its lifespan.

The difference between the costs of both types of material is that metal or solar roofing material will cost you $600 to $1000 per square while the asphalt roofing material will absorb $250 to $400 per square. The difference is quite obvious and it can easily help you decide on.

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