Residential Roof Repair and Replacement
The expression “A roof over my head” is used to describe a few things. It implies that you have a space to relax after work every day. You have a space that shelters you from the elements. You have a space to call home. None of this would be possible, however, without the very roof over your head. A home is nothing without a proper roofing solution to keep you and our family safe and protected from the elements. Without ideal roofing, your home would suffer tremendous damage and incur costly damages that would require serious repair. To avoid this, regular maintenance of your roof is recommended.
Signs you might need a brand-new roof
In many cases where damage is present, you may need repairs or maintenance done on your roof, however, there are instances where a complete replacement may be needed. Here are some ways to tell that you might need a full replacement: if you notice any water damage or leaks occurring from or within your roof, if the ceiling is drooping, or if your roof is over 20 years old, as the average roof has a lifespan of around 20 years and may start to display symptoms of wear when it exceeds this age.
What to do after you have decided to replace your roof
Once we have assessed the damage and determined that a complete replacement of your roof is what is required, the next step will be to replace the roof. An Irving Roof contractor will sit down with you and discuss the options available, such as the type of roofing best suited to your home’s needs and the demands of the surrounding environment. We will discuss each option’s benefits so we can ensure that you get the best solution suited to your home.
Signs your roof needs a repair
The average lifespan of a roofing system is 20 years, though this will depend on the materials used and the environment you are in. Many things can damage a roof and cause a need for repairs to be done. Repair work that is left untreated can force you to conduct a complete roof replacement, which has a much higher cost than repair work. The most obvious reasons repairs may be needed are holes in your roofing shingles or a leak coming from your ceiling. If moss is growing and is visible, this is a sign that there is damp. Give Irving Roofing a call today if you suspect damage has occurred to your roofing system, one of our contractors will be able to assist you with the best way forward.
Why is it important to replace your roof when it is needed?
As we know, repairs done on damaged roofing is a way to keep your roof in working condition for the duration of its lifespan, however, there are times that a complete replacement needs to be done. We also know a complete roofing replacement is a big investment that can be difficult to make, which is why Irving Roofing offers affordable rates, so you can stay up to date with your roofing needs. Having a new and maintained roof can lower your energy bills by making sure your home is properly insulated.