Welcome to our Roofing Q&A. Roofing is an essential component of any building, protecting it from the elements and ensuring its structural integrity. Whether you're a homeowner, a contractor, or simply curious about roofing, this Q&A is the perfect place to learn more. From common roofing problems to tips on maintenance and repair, we're here to answer any questions you have. So, feel free to ask away, and we'll provide you with the knowledge and insights you need to keep your roof in top condition.
With proper roof maintenance and yearly roof inspections your roof could last anywhere from 12-20 years if you have traditional asphalt shingles. However, there are cases when you need a roof replacement sooner than expected because of storm damage or premature roof failure caused by improper installation and/or cheap roofing materials.
With a roof replacement there are many different variables that go into a cost of replacing your roof. Such as size, shingle type, skylights, chimney flashings and etc.
We do offer free roof inspections and estimates if your curious to see how much it would cost to replace your roof system.
Installing a new roofing system can vary depending on the size of the roof. Most of our roofing systems can be installed within one day with good weather , 2-3 days at most, typically, unless unknown factors pop up causing a delay. This is something your contractor should set expectations up front and communicate with you throughout the process.
Your roof is a vital component to your home and to the safety of your family. You want to hire a company who is licensed and insured. A company who has experience and knowledge in roofing and who will educate you on what to expect, go over material options and material warranties, and lastly, listen and not dismiss your concerns. At JH Exteriors you will receive just that. Schedule an in person visit or zoom meeting to answer your questions & concerns. Let us give you the peace of mind that you are in good hands.
Yes, your new roof should come with two roofing warranties. You will receive a workmanship warranty from your contractor of choice, that actually covers the labor should anything happen within 5-10 years depending on the company. You should also receive a warranty for the roofing materials themselves. Each manufacture material warranty varies what they cover so that will depend on which shingle you chose.
It's recommended to inspect your roof at least twice a year, in the spring and fall. You should also inspect your roof after any major weather events, such as strong winds or heavy rain.
Some basic maintenance tasks include keeping your roof clean, clearing debris from your gutters, and trimming trees that are close to your roof.
Protect your investment and schedule your roof inspection now! You should have your roof inspected a minimum of twice a year and after any major storm.