Learn about Composite Shingles
Composite shingles are made from various different materials and be made to look like slate, wood or terracotta roofing.
Find out what material the composite is made from, whether there is recycled content or whether it is recyclable. Consider the longevity and long-term maintenance needs of the various available types of siding or roofing shingles.
Composite shingles may have installation instructions that are product specific!
Composite shingles or shakes can be made from recycled content, like recycled asphalt roof shingles, wood, or plastics. They can also be durable and long lasting, without requiring additional maintenance or treatment.
An early form of human made composite materials were bricks made from mud and straw!