Frequently Asked Questions
Q. How can a homeowner recognize when a roof system has problems?
Leaking, shingles missing, trees growing out of it.
Q. What are my options if I decide to reroof?
You can choose from several materials depending on your roof style.
Q. My Roof Leaks. Do I Need To Have It Replaced Completely?
Q. Can I Do The Work Myself and Save Money?
It is recommended to have a professional repair your roof.
Q. How Long Can I Expect My Roof System To Last?
The old roofs should be replaced after 20 years. New roofs differ by product and grade.
Q. How do I know what type of roofing shingle is best for my roof and my budget?
Consult with a professional.
Q. What will a new roof system cost?
Consult with a professional. All roofs are different.
Q. And what if my new roof leaks? Then what?
If a professional installed the leak and there is an issue with the work, a reputable roofer will repair the leak and resulting damage at no charge.
Q. I have vegetation growth (moss/algae) on my roof. Does it need to be replaced or can it be cleaned?
It might be able to be cleaned. Consult with a professional.
Q. How can you tell if a roofer is bad?
Check BBB, ask friends & neighbors for recommendations.
Q. Can a roof be done in one day?
It depends on the roof, the material and the weather.
Q.How many times can you reroof a house?
Towns have different codes, insurance companies have different requirements and it depends on the material used.