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Asphalt Shingle Roofing


Get the Leading Professional Roofing Contractor in NJ for Your Asphalt Shingle Roof

In the United States, asphalt shingle roofs are the most common roof when it comes to homes and residential-type buildings. As such, they are the industry standard when it comes to roofing and construction companies. In the same way that you would judge a fast food restaurant by its burger, so you should evaluate a roofing contractor’s ability with the way they handle asphalt shingle roofing projects.

American Construction not only reaches the standard for asphalt roofs, we’ve also raised the bar. As a recognized Preferred Contractor by construction material manufacturing industry leader Atlas Roofing Corporation, we use their high performing Atlas Shingles for our asphalt roofing projects. We provide you with a lifetime workmanship warranty.

In our more than 25 years as leaders in the NJ construction and roofing industry, asphalt shingle roofs are our bread and butter. Our team of engineers, site supervisors, and roofers know asphalt shingles and asphalt roofs like the back of their hand. For us, there is no roofing problem that we don’t know how to fix.

  • “The owner, Chris, and Project Manager, Greg arrived and walked the interior and exterior of my home, including the attic to ensure they were making the correct recommendation and most accurate pricing.”

    Molly M.
  • “They honestly deserve more than five stars.”

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  • “You guys have made me so happy that you can guarantee that our next home project you will get my money because I know I can trust in you guys!”

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Asphalt Shingle Roof 101

Asphalt shingles are so named because they are panels made up of a mixture of asphalt (also called bitumen) and either organic plant fiber or fiberglass. Its popularity stems from the many advantages it has which makes it ideal for the North American home.


There are several types of asphalt shingles on the market, each coming in a rainbow of colors and looks. With these much options, it will be easier for you to choose which one will look great for your home. As an Atlas Preferred Contractor, we can take advantage of our partner company’s extensive selection of Atlas shingles to provide you with the exact style of roof that you want for your home.


Asphalt shingles makes a good balance between price and quality, making them a preferred choice for homeowners who want a good-looking and sturdy roofs without dipping too deep into their pockets.


Like we said, it should be easy for any competent roofing South Jersey crew to set up a home with a new asphalt roof. An average-sized home should only take a contractor a couple of clear days to install a roof. This translates into lesser labor costs for you. Part of our earning our Atlas Platinum status with Atlas Roofing Corporation is proving that we are masters in the art of asphalt shingle installation: something you can also expect from us when we set you up with your new roof.

Fire Resistance

Being made of asphalt, asphalt shingle roofs stand well against fire and high temperatures. This is makes it an ideal roofing choice for homes where there is a high risk for fires.

Wind Resistance

If properly installed, good quality asphalt shingles won’t be easily blown away by strong winds and storms. Our Atlas Shingles have proved themselves against winds of up to 130 mph. Atlas Shingles improve the roof’s overall durability.

Algae Resistance

Usually a problem with most asphalt roofs, our Atlas shingles are guaranteed to keep algae from growing on it for up to 10 years. This is important, considering that algae growth can speed a roof’s aging; and can even creep down to the rest of the home and cause rot.

Energy Efficiency

By itself, asphalt shingle roofs are a great way to regulate your home’s temperature and help keep your heating bills down. however, our Atlas takes it a step further by being rated by Energy Star with its standard 0.25 solar reflectance index and a 3-year reflectance index of 0.15.

Masters of the Craft

Being roofing and construction veterans, we at American Construction have proven time an again that we can deliver the highest standards in service and construction quality to even the most discerning of clients. This is a point that we not only take pride in, but it is also our motivation to become even better. You can rest easy, knowing that with us as attending to your roofing and home improvement projects, you’ll get the best service from the best roofers: any time and every time.

For your roofing and home improvement needs, we at American Construction are ready and wiling to serve you. Visit us at 6 Firethorne Rd, Cherry Hill, NJ 08003, or call us at (856) 406-5060. You may even leave us a message and ask for a site inspection and estimate for free.

Why Customers Choose Our expert CRaftsmen:
  • 1. JamesHardie Elite Preferred Contractors
  • 2. Roofing, Siding, and Window Installations
  • 3. Free No-obligation Roof Inspections and Estimates
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We Offer a Limited Lifetime Warranty On Materials & a Lifetime Workmanship Warranty Awards & Associations
  • JamesHardie Elite Preferred Contractor Alliance
  • Atlas Platinum Contractor
  • Energy Star Partner
  • EPS Lead-Sade Certified Firm
  • 30-Hour OSHA Trained
  • HomeAdvisor Top Rated
  • BBB A+ Accredited Business
  • Vytex Preferred Dealer
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