Invest in a new roof and save in the long run
Keeping up with maintenance on your house is always a wise decision, but the more regularly you do it the better. Sooner or later a roof will need to be replaced, so it’s best to do it before there is permanent damage or the roof is in an irreparable state.
Once you know the severity of the damage to your roof, you’ll face an important - and often difficult decision – should I replace the entire roof or just repair the actual damage?
Fixing your roof is like a patchwork on your sweater: relatively easy and inexpensive, but usually temporary. However it is a great time to look at the existing insulation and whether there is a need for additional or new insulation.
Re-roofing a building consists of removing the
existing roof material to check the timber and install new material to the
existing structure. Although offering immediate resolution to a problem, repair
jobs will eventually need to be replaced in the long run. So even if only part
of your roof is showing signs of wear, it’s wise to consider doing the entire
job while the crew is on-site with its scaffolding, ladders, and equipment.
words, investing in a new roof is usually more practical and long-term
solution. Although a more expensive option, you are guaranteeing the safety of
your home and family, and a new roof also increases the value of your house and
allows you as the home owner to stress less about possible leaks. In the long
term, you will appreciate not having countless repair visits from a roofer.
In both cases, a trustworthy contractor will be able to provide you with all the assistance needed to transform your home back to its former glory.