Roofing can be a daunting project for individuals and business owners alike. You may have many questions, so we have a few roofing FAQ’s and their answers below:
How do I know when a roof system has problems?
Many different types of damages can compromise a roof system. You may not know where to start looking or not even know what to look for. It is a wise idea to invest in hiring professionals such as Rooftite to handle your roofing projects. We come out and do an assessment of your roof and suggest the best options available.
What options are available?
We have 2 options available
- A full roof replacement – requires that the entire roof system be replaced
- Re-cover of the existing roof system – this process involves the installation and is the more affordable that full roof replacement.
My roof is leaking, do I need to replace it completely?
A leaking roof is a bad thing. This does not mean you have to replace the roof. We will come out and assess what work needs to be done depending on the damage.
How long can I expect my roof system to last?
The life expectancy of a good roofing system is 20 years. The life span is determined by factors, such as:
- Roof system design
- Building structure
- Material quality
- Material suitability
- Proper installation
- Periodic maintenance
- Local climate
How much will a new roof system cost?
The cost of a new roof system depends on several factors:
- The size of the project
- The materials used
- The architectural design of your building
- Market costs
- Roofing contractor services used
Can I repair the roof myself?
While there are roofs that can be repaired by DIY, there are major projects that need the expertise and manpower of a roofing specialist. It is advised to use a professional as they have extensive knowledge and certifications of the materials they use. Rooftite projects is a company that ensures professional workmanship and no room for error – getting the job done right the first time.