Understanding the health of your roof

Because most homeowners don’t examine their roof on a regular basis, a roof leak is the first sign that maybe it’s time for a new roof. A leak due to a small area of damage or a minor flashing problem, in an otherwise sound, young roof, needs only repair. When the...

Average lifespan of a roof

– The Life expectancy of a roof varies between different roof materials. Asphalt Shingles, 3-tab – 15 to 18 years Asphalt Shingles, Architectural – 24 to 30 years EPDM (rubber) – 10 to 16 years. Built-Up or Modified Bitumen – 10 to 16...