There are many things to take into consideration when choosing a new roof. Natural materials that are available today, like slate and wood to man-made products such as asphalt, sheet metal, and plastic polymers present a wider array of choices to homeowners than in years past. Each material has it’s advantages and disadvantages and all can add a distinctive design element to your home. But what is best for you?
Here are 5 things to consider when choosing a roof:
1) How long will it last and what kind of warranty does it have?
2) How will it hold up during extreme weather such as hail storms and tornadoes?
3) Does the roof have enough slope?
4) How will the roof complement the rest of the house, is it too heavy, too sloped?
5) How much does it cost?
Answering these questions and consulting with a professional roofer or roofing company, will help you determine what the best material and design is for your specific project and will get the ball rolling towards that new roof you always wanted. If you need help with these questions or are ready to get your new roof, call us today!