First Time Shopping for a New Roof? Here’s What You Need to Know

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First Time Shopping for a New Roof? Here’s What You Need to Know

Shopping for a new roof can be quite a head scratcher, especially if you have never replaced or constructed a new roof before. There are so many different things that need to be considered such as price, roofing company, roofing materials, roofing style and more and it can be quite a nightmare to get started on your quest to getting a brand new roof for your home.

At Singh Roofing we understand that roofs are not the easiest home renovation project to take on and that is exactly why we are sharing some things first-time shoppers need to know before they make their final roofing choice.

You might be able to save some of the roof

In some cases, only the top layers of the roof need to be replaced and a new roof can be constructed on old decking or shingles. This can save you a lot of money but you will have to be sure that it is doable. At Singh Roofing we can inspect your old roof and we will be able to tell you how much can be salvaged and what is best to be replaced.

It’s a great time to add modern features

Your new roof project is a good time to upgrade to modern roofing features such as a skylight or waterproofing. Modern roofing materials are a lot more affordable which means these extras probably won’t cost as much as you might think.

Choose quality over affordability

Getting a new roof is a huge project that is bound to disrupt your life quite a lot for quite a while. If you are replacing your roof then you should ensure that this will be the last roof replacement you will have to do in your lifespan. Invest in top-quality roofing products with a long life expectancy. For the best roof, you can possibly own you can definitely consider roof repointing. This roofing technique involves adding a second layer on top of the roof bedding which protects your rooftop against water and dust.

Consider your money matters carefully

At Singh Roofing we are very flexible when it comes to money matters. We offer cash discounts, free quotes, insurance claims, package deals, pensioner discounts and senior discounts. We also accommodate customers as much as possible by providing various payment options such as EFT, cash, cheques and more. You are bound to find the best possible roof replacement deal in Melbourne when you use our services.

Consider your materials

You have quite a few options to consider when it comes to materials such as concrete, terracotta and tile roofing and even second-hand tile roofing. These different roofing solutions have different pros and cons and there is a rather large price difference between these materials. Tile roofs are the most popular roofing types in Melbourne thanks to their aesthetic appeal, easy installation, and great durability.

Roofing is pretty noisy

You can expect a lot of noise while your roof is being replaced. In most cases, it is probably better for you to take a break from your home while the roofing project is ongoing. Unless, of course, you don’t mind a lot of scraping, stripping, hammering and sawing noises, not to mention lots of construction workers climbing up and down your house.

Always choose experience

You can never be too safe when it comes to a costly home project like roofing. It is incredibly important to choose an experienced company like Singh Roofing  for your roofing project. With a trusted company handling your installation you are guaranteed to get great results and a rooftop that will last you a lifetime.

2018-09-11T09:20:46+00:00 April 15th, 2018|Blog|