Even though I’m a real estate professional, I’m sometimes baffled by some of the most basic items of home maintenance. One of those is the choice of roofing materials and their life expectancy.  I found this short article by Bob Vila (of “This Old House” fame) that should make it easy to remember the different options that are available:

https://www.zillow.com/blog/choose-keep-long-lasting-roof-191054/