Frequently Asked Questions

  • How often should I have my roof inspected?

    It’s recommended to have your roof inspected every 5 years, especially after storms or in the presence of high winds.

  • What are the common signs of roof damage?

    Common signs of roof damage include lifted shingles, excessive granules in gutters, and broken shingle tabs.

  • How long does a typical roof installation take?

    A typical roof installation can take anywhere from 1 to 2 days, depending on the size and pitch of the roof.

  • What roofing materials do you offer, and how do I choose the right one?

    We offer a variety of roofing materials including shingle, metal, and flat (TPO/EPDM). Our experts will inspect your roof and recommend the best material for longevity and aesthetics.

  • Do I need a permit for a roofing project?

    In most counties in Middle Tennessee, a permit is not required for roofing projects.

  • How can I assess if I need a roof repair or replacement?

    If you notice water stains on your ceiling or if your roof is shedding a lot of granules into the gutters, it’s likely time for repair or replacement.

  • What factors influence the cost of a roofing project?

    The cost of a roofing project is influenced by factors such as roof height, pitch, number of layers, and the choice of materials (e.g., metal vs. shingle).

  • How do I find a reliable roofing contractor?

    Always check reviews, ask for references, and ensure the contractor is local and reputable.

  • What is the warranty on your roofing services?

    We offer a 7-year labor warranty on re-roofs, a 1-year warranty on roof repairs, and most of our shingle options come with a limited lifetime warranty.

  • Can I install solar panels on my roof, and how does it affect the warranty?

    We don’t recommend installing solar panels as it could void the warranty due to potential waterproofing issues caused by the numerous small holes created during installation.

  • How do weather conditions impact roofing projects?

    We avoid starting projects in imminent rain or snow to prioritize the safety of your home. Low temperatures can also affect the speed of roofing projects.

  • What steps should I take in case of a roof leak or emergency?

    Call us immediately, and we can send a crew to tarp your roof to prevent further damage.

  • Is regular roof maintenance necessary, and what does it involve?

    Regular maintenance involves keeping leaves off the roof and out of the gutters to ensure longevity.

  • Can I add additional layers to my existing roof?

    While sometimes possible, we generally don’t recommend adding layers to existing roofs.

  • What measures can be taken to enhance attic ventilation?

    We offer various ventilation options tailored to your attic space to improve airflow and temperature regulation.

  • Are there eco-friendly roofing options available?

    Metal roofing is the most eco-friendly option we offer, although clay tile roofs and wood shakes are also available but less common in our area.

  • How can I improve energy efficiency with my roof?

    Improving ventilation and using quality shingles can enhance energy efficiency.

  • Do you offer financing options for roofing projects?

    Currently, we do not offer financing options for roofing projects.

  • What is your process for handling insurance claims for roof repairs?

    We work directly with homeowners and insurance companies to ensure fair and accurate assessments and replacements without exploiting insurance policies.

  • Can you provide references or examples of previous roofing projects?

    We have numerous references available and take pride in building strong relationships with our customers, ensuring their satisfaction with our work.