There may come a time in your life when your home is a need for a few major renovations. If you are going to be living in your home for the foreseeable future, it is important that you are pleased and comfortable with every feature. If you are living in an older home, it might be time for you to upgrade your roof since it is one of the first parts of your home guests see as they enter. You also want to renovate your roof to improve the insulation in your home. Luckily, there are a few simple tips you can follow if you are starting a roof remodeling project.
Inspect and Check
When it comes to starting a roof remodeling project, you need to know what exactly needs to be improved. So, it is essential that you inspect your roof carefully to see if you need to repair a specific part of your roof. You should inspect the outside of your roof by looking at on the ground through binoculars. Check if there is are any missing shingles or any visible damage. You should also go into your attic and inspect the area for any leaks or water damage.
One of the most important aspects of a roof renovation is the specific material you will be working with. You want to choose a material that is both highly durable as well as aesthetically pleasing. One of the most in-demand materials on the market right now is asphalt, which is installed on every four out of five homes, according to the Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers Association. Asphalt shingles stand up well to all of the elements and are available in a variety of colors and styles.
Focus On Ventilation
An important factor of any roof remodeling project is how your attic is ventilated. You want to make sure that your attic is properly ventilated so that your roof lasts for many years to come. According to the National Roofing Contractors Association, you should have at least one foot of free vent area for every 150 feet of attic floor.
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Since 1979, Phil DiBello Family Roofing has been proudly installing roofs, siding, gutters for homeowners in Howard County as well as Baltimore and Carroll County. Call us today at 410-752-ROOF (7663) or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for your free estimate and let us know how our family and make your family’s home needs our top priority!
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