Re-Roofing: What are the Top Signs You Need a Complete Roof Replacement?

Getting your home’s roof replaced is reassuring. Knowing your home will be protected from the outside elements for the next 20-30 years gives you peace of mind. But how do you know when your roof needs to be replaced? Knowing this information may lead to a quick and less expensive result than ignoring it and ending up with a disastrous roof condition. This applies to homeowners and commercial property owners.

In this post, we’ll cover the top signs you need a complete roof replacement with our re-roofing services, and provide the best practices to watch out for to ensure the roofing company you hire is the right one for the job.

Learn the Basics of Roofing

Before knowing the signs of a roof needing to be replaced, it’s a good idea to have a solid foundation of the basics of roofing.

What type of roof do you have?

 

Average Lifespan of Roofs

Although these are general guidelines, roof lifespans may vary depending on the quality of roof installation, materials used, and weather events.

  • Tile Roof: 20 years
  • Shingle Roof: 15 years

Signs you need a roof replacement