Great Lakes Construction
3413 47th Ave.
Kenosha WI 53144

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Cedar Roofing


cedarroofCedar roofing (a.k.a. Cedar Shakes) is a great choice for historic homes or homes with high appearance standards. Like Asphalt roofing, cedar shakes come in a variety of cedar wood types and quality.





How much does cedar roofing cost?


Cedar roofing compared to a traditional asphalt roof can cost two to five times as much. Like asphalt roofing, cedar roofing costs vary based on the pitch of the roof, the grade of cedar shakes chosen and the type of cedar shake you elect.


How long do cedar roofs last?


Cedar roofing tends to last longer than their asphalt counterparts. Depending on the quality of the material and the installer, a cedar roof can last well over 30 years.


Cedar Roofing Benefits