“All you need is a roof over your head”

You should never underestimate the importance of a strong, functional roof. Even if there are no obvious leaks in your roof, it is not necessarily problem-free. At America’s Construction Experts we design roofing solutions around your needs and budget.  We install only the highest quality shingles and use the manufacturer’s systems to prevent unwarranted damages and increase life expectancy.

Did you know? The average roof needs to be replaced approximately every 15 years. You can take steps to increase the life of your roof by having it regularly inspected and reinforced by patching, before serious problems occur. Regardless of how big or small your roofing needs are, that “roof over your head” is something our team at America’s Construction Experts” can deliver. Be sure to check out the Energy Tax Credits that may apply to your renovation project!

Do I know if I need a New Roof?

You should keep an eye on the condition of your roof and have it inspected regularly. If you have any of the following you may need a new roof:

 

One

Your roof is more than 20 years old. 

Two

Your shingles are excessively cracking, curling or blistering. 

Three

There are a number of shingles missing, torn or damaged. 

Four

Your roof is leaking. Noticeable spots are a clear indicator. The more leaks you have, the more headaches you will endure if left untreated. 

Questions you should ask a roofing contractor

You can ask the following questions to erase doubts regarding his/her service and expertise.

Field of Expertise

Ask your roofing contractor questions with regards to their standing in their field of expertise. It will give you a hint whether they are really offering quality service to their clients.

How do they operate?

Ask if they have necessary permits, a license to operate and if they carry insurance. 

Roofing

Lastly, ask about your contractor’s credentials, their post-construction services and warranties. Inquire how they will construct your roof (in layman’s terms), materials used and what services and warranties they offer. Services and warranty information will help in the case of leakages or damages after construction.

How much does a new roof cost?

There is no definitive answer as to how much a new roof will cost. There are a number of considerations to take into account before an estimate can be provided. You may visit the Cost Vs. Value Report to see roofing installation averages. Some of the considerations are:

  • Size of the roof
  • Existing layers
  • Materials to be used
  • State costs and taxes
  • Local codes and ordinances
  • Height and angle of roof
  • Type of home