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How Many Shingles are in a Bundle

You may have similar questions as How Many Shingles Do I Need and How Much Does a Bundle of Shingles Cost,or you may also seek several useful information about How Many Shingles Are in a Square. In addition,you may be interested in answers related to Number of Asphalt Shingles Per Bundle,too. Read more as following:

There are approximately twenty two shingles in a bundle. It takes three to four bundles to make a square. A square of shingles will cover a ten foot by ten foot section of the roof.


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How Many Shingles do I Need

Measure the area of your roof. Divide that by 100. That will give you the number of ‘squares’ you need. A square is ten square feet and equals three bundles of shingles. So if your roof is 450 square feet, you’d need fourteen bundles. You may want to… More »

How much does a bundle of shingles cost?

3 tab shingles cost anywhere from $19 to $22 a bundle. Heavier shingles will …… More »

How many shingles are in a square?

Three bundles of shingles make a "square". A square theoretically covers 100 square…… More »

How many shingles in a bundle?

26 shingles in a bundle of three tab asphalt shingles…. More »

How many bundles of roof shingles make a square?

4 bundles for 15 year. 3 bundles for 25 year…. More »

How to Calculate Bundles of Shingles

Knowing how many bundles of shingles are required for a roofing project requires a bit of measuring and a bit of math. The simplest roof is a "gabled roof." A gabled roof has two equal-size flat surfaces that rise at the same angle to meet along one… More »

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  1. Siamese Fighter says:

    I know the square footage of the area that is to be reshingled. I am using architectural shingles. I know shingles are bundled in packs of 26 or so. Since only a portion of the shingle is exposed, I know I will need more square feet of shingle than I have of roof area. How do I calculate this?

  2. Jordyy says:

    I found some shingles at Lowes for 30 dollars it said 3 bundles per square and 22 shingles per bundle my house is 2200 sq ft how much would it cost?
    A friend of ours offered to do it for free. How much is it without labor

  3. Clover Bunny says:

    I have a 17′ x 24.5′ hip roof that I need to shingle. This includes the soffit overhang. May someone please tell me how many squares of shingles or actual bundles I will need to complete the job?

    Thank you!

  4. Zoey says:

    I am taking a test tomorrow and trying to study, this is a retake and I cant find any information on this. I know they can be purchased in bundles of 1/3 square but can you also get them in 1/4 square bundles?

  5. Christine Gray says:

    Architectual asphalt shingles. bundle or square, not sure if theres a difference or not

  6. Alexis Busch says:

    Asphalt shingles are sold in packages.
    How many 3 tab shingles are in a package?
    How many laminated strip (architectural) shingles are in a package?

  7. Joy says:

    How many bundles of shingles would I need my house is 38×23 with a pitched roof. 3 bundles to a square.

  8. Nicki says:

    What is the formula to figure the amount of shingles you need to cover your roof? Since you have to have ridge cap shingles and regular shingles I need to know the formula to buy my supplies.Insurance didn’t cover it all,so doing it ourselves.

  9. Priti says:

    How many bundles of shingles would I need my house is 38×23 with a pitched roof. 3 bundles to a square

  10. Sherroid says:

    Need help knowing how many bundles of shingles i need to buy.

  11. Bretman says:

    Am wondering if theres a formula I can use to figure out how many packages of shingles I will need. I have heard something about squares is how you figure it out not sure if theres a formula or a way to figure out how many packages needed.

  12. Kaylynn_cullen says:

    And what is best shingles for the ridges? Thanks. I live in illinois where it is Hot and Cold at seasons and heavy snows from time to time in the winter, I don’t know if it matters.

  13. Keisha says:

    about 5 – 3ft shingles blew off my roof in a bad storm. There is a break in the storm right now. Is this something I can repair myself or should i make an insurance claim? Also will having those shingles off cause damage if more of the storm passes over?

  14. Brendie says:

    if roof is 2500, square feet and garage is 30x 36 how many shingles will it take to cover it?

  15. Charlotte says:

    We have old asbestos shingles that do not need replaced. We are removing them as we add on to our home. Three of them need replaced, I know we used to purchase individual 12 x 24 wavy edge cement siding pieces, but now we can’t find anyone who sells them. Help me if you can.

  16. Eli says:

    I am making a hipped-roof carport and I want to know how high do I make the pitch (ridge board)? It is going to be 20 feet long x 16 feet wide. Also, if you may answer how many bundles of shingles will I need?

    Thank you in advance!

  17. Soinlove<3 says:

    We are having a new roof installed and have received 3 quotes. One roofer says they use 4 nails per shingle sheet and the other says 6. Is there any rationale for the guy who only uses 4? Is there any risk of only using 4? I appreciate your responses in advance.

  18. Meow :3 says:

    We have to replace a missing asphalt shingle. How much does it cost? We live in the Austin area, TX.

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