Asphalt shingle roofing is by far the most popular choice for homes. However, metal roofing is rapidly gaining ground as homeowners and businesses become aware of its superior durability and long-term cost-effectiveness. This is not to say shingled roofs are not durable and effective, they are. When it comes to aesthetic appeal, it’s purely a matter of personal taste. Each roof type comes with certain advantages and disadvantages, which should be explored in depth.