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## How many pounds do shingles weigh?

So, now that we understand that the coverage area of a bundle can fluctuate, we can give a general range of how much a bundle of shingles weighs. A single square can weigh between 150-240 pounds, with a **single bundle being between 50-80 pounds**.

## How much do shingles weight per square foot?

Table of Roofing Material Weights

Weight of Roofing Materials | ||
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Roofing Material | Pounds per Square Foot (lb/ft2) | Pounds per Square (100 Sq. Ft.) |

Asphalt Shingles “3-Tab” or “Strip” | 1.95 lbs |
195 lbs |

Asphalt Shingles “Architectural”, “Dimensional”, or “Laminate” | 3.05 lbs | 305 lbs |

Asphalt Shingles “Luxury” | 4.25 lbs | 425 lbs |

## What does 4 bundles of shingles weigh?

Most bundles of modern architectural shingles weigh **between 60 pounds and 80 pounds**. You can use these figures to calculate a weight range if you want to know how much your new shingles will weigh because most homeowners replace their roofs with architectural shingles these days.

## What is the heaviest bundle of shingles?

The average bundle of 3-tab asphalt shingles weighs between 60 and 80 pounds per bundle, while high-end architectural shingles, which are denser than standard 3-tab shingles, can weigh **70 to 100 pounds per bundle**.

## What does 20 bundles of shingles weigh?

Asphalt shingles typically weigh **60-80 pounds per bundle**. Clay tile shingles are about 200-300 pounds per bundle. Steel roof panels range from 50-100 pounds per bundle, depending on how reinforced they are. Bundles of concrete tiles weigh about 200-300 pounds.

## How much is 20 square shingles?

Roof Shingles Cost per Square

Number of Squares | Cost (Including labor) |
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12 squares | $2,400 – $6,000 |

15 squares | $3,000 – $7,500 |

17 squares | $3,400 – $8,500 |

20 squares | $4,000 – $10,000 |

## How many bundles of shingles do I need for 1000 square feet?

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**.

## What size dumpster do I need for shingles?

Use the table below to determine what size container you will need for asphalt shingles. Make sure to factor in the number of layers to be removed. For example 20 square X 2 layers = 40sq.

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2. Asphalt Shingle – Table.

Number of Roofing Squares | Dumpster Size |
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20 |
8 Yard |

25 |
10 Yard |

30 |
12 Yard |

35 |
15 Yard |