Roof Replacement Tips

7 Roof Replacement Tips to Get Ready for Construction

As much as you want to avoid it, you realize you need a new roof. 

You know that this is a big project that can’t be delayed, but you’re just not sure where to start. So, you start with seeking out roof replacement tips and advice. Sound familiar? 

Many homeowners deal with this same scenario every year. While roofs can last for many years, there will come a time when the roof reaches its expiration date. 

And, you’ll know it’s time for a replacement when the shingles are buckled, deteriorated, discolored, or entire shingles are missing. 

After this realization sinks in, your questions about roof replacement begin to pile up. 

How much will it cost? How long will it take? 

You might also be wondering who exactly to hire for the job. Once, these details are understood, it’s time to prepare for the large project ahead. 

Read on to discover the top roof replacement tips to prepare yourself, your wallet and your home for roof construction. 

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how to extend a roofs lifespan

How Long Does a Roof Last? 5 Things That Extend a Roof’s Lifespan

Sometimes being a homeowner feels a little like being a firefighter: one thing goes wrong, you fix it, and another leak springs up. Before too long, you feel like your whole house is bursting at the seams.

In all of the chaos, the roof gets taken for granted because the issues can be difficult to see. You might be saying, “Of course the roof works! It’s still up there, right?”

Well, unfortunately, your roof does have a lifespan, and it might be sooner than you think. So…how long does a roof last, exactly?

You can find the answer to that question in this homeowner’s guide to your roof’s lifespan, as well as great tips on repairing and maintaining your roof. We’ll also dive into how to get a fair estimate on a new one (in case your roof has seen its last sunny sky).

Ready? Let’s take a look at that roof.

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How Long Does a Tile Roof Last in AZ

How Long Does a Tile Roof Last in Arizona?

In Arizona and other parts of the Southwest, we handle heat like no other part of the country. The dry, intense heat can be in the triple digits for 3 or more months in the summer, and the pressure it puts on our houses is compounded by the inevitable monsoon season and periodic freeze in the winter.

With that, it’s always smart to build something that lasts for generations, which is why many Arizonans choose tile roofs to protect their homes, buildings, and ranches from the elements.

Often home owners decide on tile because it’s one of the best choices you can make in a hot, arid climate, but it also lasts longer than any other roofing material – whatever the weather.

Why is tile so prevalent in this part of the country, and how long does a tile roof last in Arizona? Let’s just say that your grandchildren could easily grow up under the same roof (tiles).

Keep reading to learn more about your current (or potentially new) tile roof.

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Shingle Roof Repair Fast

6 Signs You Need Shingle Roof Repair Fast

How do you know if it’s time for a shingle roof repair?

You don’t think about it often, but your roof serves an important purpose in your life. You give thanks for a roof over your head, but what does that really mean? It means protection from the elements, safety, and security, provides insulation, and it keeps the animals out of your house.

In the unique climate of Arizona, your roof works hard and it’s important to keep it maintained. If you miss the warning signs to get your roof repaired, you’ll risk long term damage to your roof and your home.

Want to know how to spot when it’s time for a roof repair? Take a look at these tips to find out.

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ultimate guide to roof replacements in AZ

Ultimate Guide to Roof Replacements in Arizona

Just like any other household appliance or system, eventually, your roof in Arizona will require roof replacement. Replacing the roof on your home or commercial property is a major investment that requires proactive planning, hiring the right roofing company in Phoenix, and a little bit of research. If you’re in the market for having your roof in Phoenix replaced there are a few items that should be considered, that will make the process smoother and less stressful.

To ensure your roof replacement process is smooth and without unanswered questions, we’ve compiled the ultimate guide to roof replacements in Arizona as noted below. So – let’s get started.

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Common Emergency Roof Repairs In Phoenix

Most Common Emergency Roof Repairs in Phoenix and How to Avoid Them

Extreme weather, inferior roofing materials, and unprofessional installation can cause havoc on residential roofs throughout the Phoenix Valley. Whether you have a tile, shingle, or flat roof, discovering roofing damage can cause frustration and put a pretty solid dent in your pocket-book. While each type of roof is different, there are a number of unique situations that can cause damage and lead to emergency roof repairs in Phoenix.

In the information posted below, we’ll explain the most popular types of roofs in Arizona, dive into the top 20 most common emergency roof repairs in Phoenix, and what you can do to reduce the potential of damage and extend the lifespan of your home’s roof.

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