Regular roof inspections are vital to keeping your home in good shape. It can help identify potential problems so you can address them before they damage other areas of your house. Promptly dealing with the issues will save you from costly repairs and prolong the life of your roof.
Here are essential questions to ask your provider of residential roofing services during your appointment.
What Is the Expected Lifespan of My Roof?
The lifespan of a roof largely depends on the material. For instance, asphalt shingles can last for at least two decades with correct installation and regular maintenance. On the other hand, metal roofing can exceed 50 years with proper care.
What Is the Condition of My Roof?
During the inspection, your contractor will assess the condition of your roof. Don’t forget to ask if there are leaks, flaws and other forms of damage. An experienced roofer will look for wear and tear and water damage. They will let you know if they find issues and recommend the best solution.
Do I Have Sufficient Roof Ventilation?
Proper ventilation is necessary for the longevity of your roof. Your roofer will check if there are sufficient vents in your attic and eaves. They will see if the vents are functioning right.
How Much Will It Cost to Replace My Roof?
Several factors affect the cost of replacing a roof, including size, material and existing damage. Request an estimate from your contractor during your appointment.
What Are Your Qualifications for Inspecting a Roof?
Whether getting a roof inspection, repair or replacement, you must work with an experienced home improvement contractor. Hire a company certified by the National Roofing Contractors Association and have passed rigorous training programs.
What Kind of Warranty Do You Offer?
Warranty says a lot about the confidence of a roofer in their work. A contractor who offers comprehensive coverage knows they can do the job efficiently and right the first time. They stand behind their work and ensure their clients are satisfied.
What Are Your Payment Options for Roof Replacement?
Cash is not your only payment method for replacing a roof. Many contractors offer different financing options for new roofs. Look for a company with payment plans that best suits your needs.
Turn to Renovation Team for high-quality residential roofing services. We understand that roofing is a significant investment, and we want to make your project as stress-free and seamless as possible. We also specialize in exterior siding installation. Call us at (636) 939-1061 or fill out our contact form to get a free quote. We work with clients around St. Charles and St. Louis, MO.