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.Read more