Wondering whether your roof is due for a full replacement? Signs are usually there but unless you’re paying attention to them, you may not know your roof is needing some work. The signs may vary but the following are the most common indicators it’s time for a new roof:
Your Roof is 25 Years or Older
Not every homeowner celebrates their roof’s birthday but most homeowners do know the last time it was replaced. If it’s been roughly 25 years or longer since you had your roof replaced, it may be time for another replacement. Regular maintenance can help extend the lifetime of your roof so if you’ve kept up with its maintenance, your roof may still have a couple of years on it. However, if it’s been a while, perhaps you don’t remember the last time since you had maintenance performed on your roof, a roof inspection is your best bet. Often times there are is underlying roof damage that can’t be revealed.
Too Many Missing Shingles
An indicator your roof is falling apart or is needing a full replacement is its shingles. When there are many “bald” spots on your roof that means its shingles are falling. Too many missing shingles is a huge indicator that your roof may be needing a replacement.
Shingles Are Curling and Buckling
Do you notice that the shingles of your roof are curling or it appears to be losing granules? This is a sign that your roof’s shingles are reaching the end of their life expectancy. It can also be a sign that your roof is defective. If you notice curling or buckling shingles, contact us! As bonded and insured roofers, we’ll thoroughly inspect your roof and let you know if there is damage.
Gutters Are at the End of Their Life Cycle
Your gutters are a key component to your roofing system. They reveal problems with your roof. If your gutters are loaded with shingle granules, this is one sign your roof is coming to the end of its life. What this reveals is that your roof’s granules are worn out.
Still Not Sure? Contact a Roofing Expert Today
Allegiant Construction and Roofing in El Paso is here to answer all of your questions regarding your roof. When you schedule a free, initial inspection, we’ll asses your roof and let you know whether it requires repairs or if it’s time for a full replacement. Our roofing contractors are the best in the field so you can full confidence knowing that their solid expertise is on your side.
Contact us today: (915) 206-2834