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## How many bundles of shingles do I need for 100 square feet?

However, the vast majority of shingles require only **3 bundles per 100 square feet**. For most shingle types, you'll need 3 bundles to make a square of finished roof, which is 100 square feet. If you have a roof area of 3000 square feet, you'll need 90 bundles of shingles. via

## How many square feet does 1 bundle of shingles cover?

Calculating the number of bundles, you need is simple if you are using shingles that come three bundles to a square. Each bundle covers **33.3 sq.** **ft.** **of** roof area—which is close enough to the 32 sq. via

## How many bundles of shingles do I need for a 1200 square foot house?

Answered by Davidhughes: Most of the dimensional shingles are **3 bundles per square** but is the poster is talking about a Triple laminate or other architectural shingles, they can run anywhere from 4 to 6 bundles a square. via

## How many bundles of shingles do I need for 500 square feet?

Each square will need **three bundles of shingles** to cover it. Find the total square footage of your roof by multiplying the width by the length and then divide that number by 100 and you will get the number of squares you need to cover. via

## How many bundles of shingles do I need for 2000 square feet?

The number of bundles or squares you need will depend on the surface area of your roof, and its pitch or slope. For example, a 2,000 square foot roof will require 20 squares or **60 bundles**. via

## How many bundles of shingles do I need for 20 squares?

Specialty shingles, such as IKO Armourshake, are heavier and therefore packaged to cover 20 square feet per bundle, or **five bundles per square**. via

## How do you figure out how many bundles of shingles I need for my roof?

Laminate or architectural shingles, one of the most common types of roofing shingles, are generally packaged in **three bundles per square**. So in the 2400 square foot gable roof example, you would need 72 bundles of shingles (24 squares x 3 bundles per square = 72 bundles). via

## How do I calculate how many shingles I need?

To estimate how many shingles you'll need, first **estimate the total square footage of your roof's surface**. To do this, measure the length and width of each plane on the roof, including dormers. Then, multiply length x width to get the square footage of each plane. via

## How many linear feet are in a bundle of shingles?

When separated, each starter shingle is 65 ⁄8" x 393 ⁄8", and each bundle will cover approximately **105 lineal feet**. via

## How many bundles of shingles does it take to cover 1800 square feet?

A roofing square is equal to 100 feet on your roof. If your roof measures at 1800 square feet, you would need **18 squares** of shingles to cover your roof. via

## How much does it cost to tear off and replace shingles?

On average, it costs from **$1.20-$4 per square foot** to tear off and replace a roof with asphalt shingles. For a 1,700-2,100 square foot ranch-style property, that costs about $1,700-$8,400. However, roof replacement costs increase when you use higher-end roofing materials. via

## How heavy is a bundle of shingles?

A single square can weigh between 150-240 pounds, with a single bundle being **between 50-80 pounds**. via

## How many bundles of shingles do I need for 1700 square feet?

The shingles cover 33.3 sq. **57 bundles** is a ft. 1,700 / 33.3 + 10% for trim. via

## How many bundles of shingles would I need for a 1000 square foot roof?

Since there are twenty six shingles in a bundle of twenty year shingles (which is fine for starters and edges), divide the result by twenty six. For the number of ridge caps, multiply the length of the hip or ridge by twelve and divide it by five. This house is 1000 square feet. It requires **18 squares of shingles**. via

## What is the difference between 30 year and 50 year shingles?

By saying this, you might already realize that the difference between a 30-year shingle and a 50-year one is **how long the product is guaranteed to last**. In other words, 30-year architectural shingles are covered by the manufacturer from any unforeseen defects that could occur once the shingles are installed. via

## What is the least expensive roofing material?

**Asphalt** is the cheapest of all roofing materials in the market. This makes it a perfect option for homeowners facing budgetary constraints. A shingle measuring one square foot retails for as low as $1. Homeowners with varying preferences can also choose from a wide range of organic and inorganic asphalt roofing styles. via

## How many bundles of shingles do I need for 30 squares?

An average roof size is about 30 squares so (3,000 ÷ 100 = 30). This means you would need 30 squares of shingles to replace that roof. The most common type of shingle, called a three-tab or strip shingle, is generally packaged three bundles per square so you would need about **90 bundles**. via

## How many squares is a 2000 square foot home?

If your roof is 2,000 sq. feet, then you will have **20 squares**. (2,000 / 100 = 20). via

## Is the square footage of a house the same as the roof?

Roofing Quote **Footage is Not the Same as Home Square Footage**

Depending on where the information is coming from is going to determine the basis on which the estimated roof footage is calculated. The roof square footage is what we (roofing contractor) need to calculate a budget quote to do the job. via