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BobEmmert

10:45AM | 11/23/02
Member Since: 11/22/02
4 lifetime posts
Bvroofing
Unfortunately, we need to replace shingles in late November(highs in the 30's to 40's). Old shingles (2 layers) will be removed. One contractor quotes fiberglass and another asphalt with a significant price difference favoring fiberglass(about 40% less). Which would be better thru the first winter and/or long term? Would appreciate other comments by anyone.

Piffin

05:50PM | 11/24/02
Member Since: 11/06/02
1281 lifetime posts
I wouldn't haver anything but the fibreglas.

rpxlpx

02:55AM | 11/25/02
Member Since: 03/13/00
1675 lifetime posts
Hi Piffin. How are fiberglass shingles better? (I'll be needing a new roof soon.)

[This message has been edited by rpxlpx (edited November 25, 2002).]

stpat

08:17PM | 11/27/02
Member Since: 11/16/02
23 lifetime posts
Are you still ineterested in the difference...It takes a bit to explain. I ask since the thread is a week old now.
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