It doesn’t matter whether you eventually choose to replace the roof or just have us repair it, there are many ways in which we can assist you as a homeowner if you have noticed problems with your roof. We offer various services including the following.
We offer Middletown Roof Inspections services. In fact, for any other service you hire us for, we are first going to inspect the roof. In inspecting the roof we learn
We basically get a fully painted picture of what’s going on with your home and the roof. From there, we can best determine the plan of action with you, and decide if repair is a viable solution or if replacement is the only safe bet for us to take on.
We perform general repair services as well. These can range from
If repair is possible, we will discuss it with you. In many cases, your roof might not be too old, so replacing it might not be the route you want to go. If repair is something we can do, our contractors will discuss how we will do the repair work, where we will begin, and which issues we need to target first. We will also discuss pricing and how long it will take to complete these, and other general repairs we need to complete if our roof is damaged.
With tiles, shingles, or other roofing materials, it might be a very small area where damage has caused the roof to look a bit dated or adversely affect the exterior appearance of your home. In these cases, we can do small patch work. This is a cost effective solution to saving your roof, and to saving you quite a bit of money in the process. If you notice a few shingles missing but the roof is structurally intact, this is one of the many ways in which we can address the issue.
This is the biggest job we can perform on your home. When we conduct Middletown Roof Inspections we will determine if repair is a solution and if not, we’ll have to replace the roof. In some instances, if the roof is very old, this might be what you choose to do as well as a homeowner. If this is the case, we will discuss
We offer various finishes, materials, and several different manufactured roofing options to choose from. We guarantee the quality, finishes, and precision. You’ll receive the manufacturer’s warranty with a new roof, plus our warranty of the installation done by our roofing specialists.
Water damage is the last thing you want to deal with. It brings mold and mildew into the picture. It can also cause the foundation to begin to crumble and can lead to the siding deteriorating in the home. We will make sure to check all of these structural concerns when we perform Middletown Roof Inspections in your home. In many cases, the water damage might be minimal and we can prevent it before it gets too bad. If this is the case, we will do this rather than extensive roof replacement or having to uncover large areas of the roof to determine the problems. The first step is inspection, this is the only way for us to get a full idea of what’s going on and how we can get rid of those issues on the roof.
No two homes are alike and no two damaged roofs require the same course of action to repair. Therefore, the first step is to call our team to conduct Middletown Roof Inspections on your home. Give us a call today so we can send a team of specialists to evaluate the roof, to find the issues which require immediate attention, and allow us to provide you with a free price quote for the services you are considering hiring us to perform on your home.
* For qualified buyers. $116 represents an average roof replacement. Your monthly payment may be more or less depending on the size of your roof.
Replacing a residential roof is a labor-intensive project and, depending on the type of roof, could take anywhere from a one day to a few days or more depending on the size and complexity. The time involved is substantially affected by the weather, as well.
Asphalt shingles can be installed properly during cold weather (late fall and winter) only if additional, costly measures are taken. Most asphalt shingle manufactures require that a specialized adhesive is manually applied the each shingle if temperatures are below 40 degrees Fahrenheit.
Manufacturers of asphalt shingles recommend a pitch of 4/12 or more, but the absolute minimum pitch is 2/12. Pitch is measured in inches of vertical rise of the roof over one foot (12 inches) of horizontal run. So a 4/12 pitch roof rises 4 inchesfor every 12 inches of horizontal run.
Architectural asphalt — These products last about 30 years on average. Wood shingles and shakes — Wood roofing has a target lifetime of 30 years, but it can last much longer under moderate weather conditions.
|Wood Shake||14-20 years|
|Asphalt Shingle||10-30 years (20 is the norm)|
|Built-Up (BUR)||25-30 years|
This may surprise you — metal roofing is often quieter than an asphalt shingle roof. When installed with solid sheathing, a metal roof on your home will actually silence noise from rain, hail and bad weather better than other roofing materials.
The concern about metal roofs attracting lightning strikes is most likely associated with the fact that metal can be an electrical conductor. Even so, metal roofs do not attract lightning and are not struck any more frequently than other roofing materials.
If you have insurance and insurance is paying it is always your deductible, plus upgrades if any.
While a lot of people think that a leaking roof needs to be replaced, this may not be the case unless the roof is old. Missing, cracked, broken, and curling shingles can be repaired and replaced to stop a leak, while older roofs or roofs with multiple leaks or widespread issues should be replaced.
Costs vary greatly depending on the pitch of your roof, the type of shingles you have, what condition the roof is in, and how many layers of shingles you have. The best way to find out the cost is to have a free quote done.