Can I shingle over shingles?

We DO NOT recommend shingling over your existing roof. Although a roofing structure is built to handle weight, shingles are an extremely heavy product. If you were to shingle over existing shingles, the plywood decking and rafter system would take on unnecessary stress. The added weight mentioned above could possibly cause your roof to sag. … Read more

What’s the best roofing material for me?

Besides choosing a roofing contractor, one of the bigger decisions you’ll make during this process is picking the type of roofing materials you want. Most homeowners try to find what the “best” roofing materials would be. To be honest, you need to choose what’s best for you and your specific situation. When searching for the … Read more

How to find the best roofing company near me.

In order to ensure the integrity of your home and the safety of your family, a quality roof is essential. Because of this, roofs should be inspected every few years and you should work with a company you trust for a roofing installation. Make sure the contractor you choose has good reviews, is licensed, insured … Read more

What is flashing?

You may have heard the term “Flashing.” and wonder what that is. Flashing is essential for keeping water from the vulnerable areas of your roof. It is a layer of waterproof material that’s placed over joints in the roof and protects valleys, chimneys, skylights, and pipes.

How long does roof installation take?

Installing a roof on a typical residential house will typically take 1 day. The installation can range from a day to a few days depending on a few factors. Most contractors should have a roof replacement timeline to give you. The T-10 crew is staffed to your get your replacement done in one, MAYBE two … Read more

Why is my roof discolored?

Black and green stains are signs roof discoloration which can be algae, moss, or lichens. They’re not unusual, particularly in wet and humid climates. They should be cleaned frequently to avoid rot, mold, and water damage. It’s recommended to use a 1:1 ratio of bleach to water to clean a roof. We advise against using … Read more

What are some signs of roof damage?

Most signs of roof damage are obvious. They’re noticeable during a visual inspection. Warning signs of roof damage include: Loose or missing shingles Obvious sagging in decking Exposed nail heads Curled, cracked, or blistering shingles Granules or debris in your gutters Missing or damaged flashing Dark or stained areas Higher-than-average heating and cooler bills Yellow … Read more

How much does it cost to replace a roof?

Depending on the size and shape, materials used, and cost of labor, the price of a new roof can vary. Skylights, vents, and chimneys can also affect the total roof replacement cost. Also, don’t forget the cost to dispose of your old roofing material. The average roof replacement cost is about $15,000. That estimate is … Read more

Does a leaky roof need full replacement?

If your roof is leaking, do not panic! The extent of damage will determine whether you need a full roof replacement or not. If your roof is on the newer side, few damaged or missing shingles may be cost-effective to repair. If the damage goes deeper and involves an aging roof or multiple layers of … Read more