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How Long Does a Roof Last?

Knowing how long a property's roof will last is critical to making a smart investment.


Jul 18, 2021 by Aly J. Yale

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ROOF TYPE AVERAGE ROOF LIFESPAN
Asphalt shingle roof 15 to 25 years
Wood shingle roof 30 to 40 years
Fiber cement shingle roof 30 years
Metal roof 50 to 100 years
Clay tile roof 50 years
Slate tile roof 100 years

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