Shingle Roof ReplacementReplacing the shingles on your roof will become a problem sooner or later. Avoid letting this occurance become an urgent problem for you and your family. There are at least two reasons for the replacement of the roof, the first - the desire to change the shape of the roof and the second - a roof leak or other problems with the quality of the roof.
Trust Roof Maintenance.ca, specialists in the direct replacement and installation of roof shingles and residential roofing.
Prior to the drafting, you must choose a roofing material, taking into account not only its appearance but also its properties, since the lifetime of the roof is dependent on your choice of roofing material type and the workmanship of the roofing contractor.
Canadian asphalt shingles are priced slightly lower than that of concrete covering and significantly lower than clay or earthenware shingles. Metal is also a common choice, because it is a steel sheet coated and comes in in various colors.
The Roof Replacement Process
We advise you to entrust the entire roof replacement process to Roof Maintenance.ca technicians because in this case the work will be carried out quickly and efficiently, and that it is equally important for the rooft. Consider that the replacement of the roof shingles requires the following:
- A roof analysis to study of the structure of your roof. This helps determine the need for a full or partial replacement of the roof bearing structures.
- Planning of the drafts and estimates and timing of implementation
- Dismantling and disposal of the olf roofing materials
- Treatment of woden decking
- Preparation of the base for installation and fastening of roofing materials.
- Direct application of shingles and roofing materials.
- Installing gutters, security systems and other elements.
Please note that the specialists at Roof Maintenance.ca" can begin work at any stage of your roofing project, but in the case of ordering a full range of works on the replacement of the roof, the price will be minimal, because all work will be done by the same company on a single project. It is also a positive impact on the longevity of the roof, as we responsibly can to guarantee the quality of work performed and provide you with a leak-free warranty.
The Average Costs of Replacing Your Shingle Roof
- 1. Removing the old roof $1 / M
- 2. Installation of waterproofing film $1 / M
- 3. Installation insulation $1 / M
- 4. Align the plane of the roof (if necessary) $1 / M
- 5. Installation walking crates $1.5 / M
- 6. Mounting base for OSB/Wood Panels $2 / M
- 7. Installation of the backing carpet $1 / M
- 8. Installation of shingles $4 / M
- Total: $12.5 / M.
With all of the materials from $16-$22/ M.
Asphalt shingles are typically the most widely used product for residential roofing since they are affordable, easy to install, adjust well to a wide range of temperatures and are available in a variety of different styles, colours and textures. In addition, owners have the option to upgrade to a Limited Lifetime Warranty Architectural Shingle, if desired.
Traditional 3-Tab Shingles
Traditional 3-Tab Shingles are currently the most affordable shingle on the market and majority of homeowners select these shingles for overall cost, smooth finish appearance and manufacturer's warranty.
Architectural shingles are priced slightly above the Traditional 3 Tab Shingle since they are heavier and provide more strength and durability. They are designed to endure stronger winds and minimize the chance of ice and / or snow from penetrating underneath the shingles during the winter season. They also have a rough finish appearance and longer manufacturer's warranty.
Premium Designer Shingles
Premium asphalt roofing shingles are usually described as laminated shingles that have a differentiated appearance or functionality from traditional dimensional asphalt roofing shingles. These products may have designs that mimic "old-world" roofing shingles, like natural slate or natural shake roofing shingles. Premium asphalt roofing shingles might also have important functional improvements such as Impact Resistance or Solar Reflectivity that can possibly extend the life of the roofing system or provide lower energy costs.
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