One of the most common questions new customers ask is how long will their roof last. This is a very valid question. A new roof isn’t cheap, so it’s good to know that you are having it installed by professionals who will help you get the most life out of your roof.
A lot of what goes into determining how long your roof will last depends on what material you choose to use, and if they are installed properly or not. The other big thing that goes into determining just about how long your roof will last is the climate you live in. Areas with high wind tend to have shorter life spans on their roofs.
So what can you do to ensure that you are getting the most out of your money when you buy a new roof? The first and likely most important thing you can do is to hire a quality, licensed roofing company. The cheapest roofer out there will most likely do the cheapest work. This being said, you aren’t really doing yourself any favors by choosing them based only on price.
In order to keep your roof lasting as long as possible, you are going to want to do the proper maintenance. This means checking the roof for damages before and after storms to catch any problems early. If you follow these tips, you could easily make your roof last over 20 years.
If you have any questions or would like an estimate on a re-roofing for your home, feel free to give us a call anytime!