Things to consider when getting a roof replacement

So maybe you have a roof leak. Or possibly its monsoon season and your roof has taken a hit. It could even be that you have asphalt shingles and they are getting up there in age. Whatever the scenario, you have decided that it is time to replace your roof. 

This is not a light decision to make and there are a lot of things that homeowners need to consider when they think about a roof replacement. Most of the time, a roof replacement is necessary to keep your home and loved ones safe, but it can be a long process. Our Phoenix roofing experts go over what homeowners should consider most on this journey. 

Picking the right contractor

So you know you need a roof replacement, but who is going to do it? Picking a roofing contractor is an important job that could have dire consequences if not done correctly. Unfortunately, there are a lot of people out there just looking to make a quick buck without any actual concern for your roof. It’s important that homeowners ask the right questions before hiring someone to separate the fakes from the real Phoenix roofing experts. 

Homeowners should get a few roofing estimates, three is recommended as a minimum, before ultimately deciding on who they are going to let work on their roof. They should compare estimates, look at BBB ratings and listen to customer recommendations. This will help to make picking the right contractor an easier decision. 

What’s it going to cost

If you have roof damage Phoenix residents, it has to be fixed, no matter the cost. However, the cost of the repair is still something that homeowners should think about for two reasons. First, is that different companies are going to charge different amounts. You will want to find the right balance of getting the best bang for your buck without sacrificing quality. 

The second reason homeowners should consider the cost when getting a roof replacement is because there are ways that homeowners can save. They can save on their replacement not just by shopping around, but by knowing their square footage, knowing the material differences and knowing when they can use their insurance. 

Plus, it is safe to say that roof damage Phoenix residents will happen to everyone at one point or another, so it’s best to start saving for your home exterior as soon as possible. 

What material should you use?

One of the most important things that homeowners have to consider during their replacement is what material they are going to use! Most Phoenix roofing jobs comprise of either asphalt shingles or tile roofs. They each come with their own set of pros and cons.

Homeowners have to decide what is the most important feature to them. Whether the most important thing is durability, upfront costs or aesthetic appeal can drastically change the answer of what material is right for you.  Our Xperts are happy to answer any questions that a homeowner may have on what materials we offer and what we recommend for the area.

Want to speak to one of our Xperts to learn more? You can give our office a call or fill out the form below to get in contact with us. 

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