At Marshall Home Pros, roofing is one of our foundational services. We can repair or replace your roof in no time! Not sure if your roof requires a replacement or just a few repairs? Here is how to check:
- Your roof is old. If your roof is older than 25 years old, you most likely want a replacement. Most roofs last around 20 to 25 years, but that also depends on the material your roof is made of, asphalt shingles may need to be replaced sooner.
- The shingles are curling, cracked, or losing granules. These all indicate that your shingles are weathered, which could cause leaks in your roof. But this could also be fixed with just a repair, depending on the degree of the weathering.
- Moss or algae is growing on shingles. This is not a huge emergency in the roofing world, but it is a sign that it may be time to get a replacement.
- You see light coming in through the roof. This is obviously not a good sign, and these cracks letting in light can also let in other elements, cause further damage to your home. If you see light or find leaks in your roof, it is time to get a replacement.
Sometimes, roofs only need a little repair to have them back in tiptop shape. If you have recently gotten your roof replaced, or your roof is only a few years old, then you may only need a repair when you find some of these signs above. It all really depends on the age and severity of your roof and
When getting a roof replacement, one of the things you have to think about is the material you would like to use for your roofing, as there are benefits and flaws to
all of them. Here are a few of the most popular roofing types:
Marshall Home Pros can always help you determine whether you need a new roof or just a few repairs. We can also help you determine which material is best for your home. Contact us today to get started on your roofing project!