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Roofing FAQs

General Questions

Q: How do I know when my roof needs to be replaced?

A: Signs your roof may need replacing include significant leaking, sagging, missing or broken shingles, daylight visible through the roof boards, and a roof that is beyond its expected lifespan (typically 20-30 years for asphalt shingles).

Q: How long does a typical roof installation take?

A: The duration of a roof installation can vary depending on the size of the roof, the type of materials being used, and weather conditions. Most residential roofs can be replaced within 1-3 days.

Q: Is there a best time of year to have my roof replaced?

A: Roofing can be done in any season, but the best time is usually during the spring or fall when the weather is more moderate. However, reputable roofing companies can accommodate roof replacements and repairs year-round, weather permitting.

Service and Warranty

Q: Do you offer a warranty on your roofing work?

A: Yes, we offer a warranty on both materials and workmanship. The length and specifics of the warranty can vary depending on the materials used and the scope of work. Please contact us for detailed warranty information specific to your project.

Q: Can you help with insurance claims?

A:  Absolutely. We have experience working with insurance companies and can help guide you through the claims process, including providing the necessary documentation and estimates required for your claim.

Cost and Financing

Q: How much does a new roof cost?

A: The cost of a new roof can vary widely depending on the size of your roof, the materials selected, and other factors like the complexity of the job and location. We provide free, no-obligation estimates to give you an accurate cost for your specific roofing project.

Maintenance and Care

Q: How can I maintain my roof to extend its lifespan?

A: Regular maintenance includes keeping gutters clean, removing debris from the roof, inspecting for damage after severe weather, and getting a professional roof inspection annually or bi-annually to identify and fix minor issues before they become major problems.

Q: Do you offer roof repair services, or do you only replace roofs?

A: We offer both repair and replacement services. Whether you need a minor repair or a full replacement, our team is equipped to handle your needs.

Safety and Preparation

Q: What safety measures do you take during installation?

A: Safety is our top priority. We adhere to all OSHA safety regulations, including using fall protection, ensuring our crew is properly trained, and maintaining a clean and safe job site.

Q: How should I prepare for roof installation day?

A: We recommend securing loose items in your attic, moving vehicles away from the work area, and ensuring pets and children stay inside or away from the work area for their safety. We’ll provide a full list of preparations before starting your project.