You should know the different types of roofing materials and how to install a new roof on your home if you are considering a roof replacement. Here’s what you need to do if you have never replace your roof before.

Selecting the Right Material

Consider the lifespan of the material you are considering for your roof and how much you can afford to invest upfront. Clay tiles can keep your roof looking great for up to 50 years.

Consider a Complete Replacement

Many people are strongly in favor of re-roofing as a way to save money. Although replacing shingles on top of existing roofing materials is a cheaper way to complete your roofing project, this method is not always the best. If you place a second layer of roofing shingles on top of your existing shingles, your shingles may wear out faster and require replacement sooner.

Selecting The Right Contractor

It is beneficial to get several roofing quotes. It is always a good idea to get several quotes from different roofers and understand what they can offer you. Choose a roofing company with several years of experience, and one that guarantees that no subcontractors will be working on your roof.

Make a Plan for the Work

Roof work can be noisy. Having a plan to manage pets, or moving away for a couple of days from the noise can help minimize the inconvenience.

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This post was written by Reggie Reed! Reggie is a state-certified roofing contractor and co-owner of Reggie Reed Roofing, the Best Roofers In Pinellas County . He is a 4th generation roofing contractor. RR Roofing offers a wide variety of roofing services for residential homes, apartment complexes, condos, commercial buildings, churches, and more. Reggie enjoys dedicating his spare time to helping underprivileged youth in his community and traveling with his family and friends.