Frequently Asked Questions About Roofing

When Is It Time For A New Roof?

This all depends on your home. If you roof looks weathered and is starting to leak, you may want to consider changing your roofing. Normally a roof that requires replacement will have curled shingles, fungus and mold. If you are not sure if your roof needs replacing call 604-250-9842, we will send a roofing specialist to let you know your best course of action.

How Much For A New Roof?

This all depends on your home and the current condition of your roofing. Sometimes you require plywood to be changed underneath the roofing solution, it is hard to tell until we get on the roof. You can however, expect us to provide you with different roofing options during your free initial roofing consultation

How Long Does A Roof Last?

It all depends on the type of roofing solution that you you have chosen. Typically a tar and gravel roof will last approximately 18 years. For materials like 2 ply torch on roofing you can expect a service life of about 25 years.

 What If The Deck Is Rotten?

If the deck of your roof is showing that it is rotting we will inspect the entire roof to determine the cause of the excess moisture, once this is discovered we will seek a solution to fix the issue and evaluate the materials required to complete the job in its entirety.

How Much Insulation Should Be Used?

An adequate amount of installation is determined by the BC Building code. During new construction at the discretion of the home owner or builder we will meet or exceed the BC Building code. Normally in a re-roofing job, installation of the same thickness as the old is normally used.

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