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How will I know when I need a new roof ?

By performing a visual inspection you can tell if a roof is worn, peeling, cracked, old and most obviously leaking. If leaking is occurring but not yet noticeable, sometimes stains will appear on ceilings, indicating a roof leak. Learn the 8 warning signs of a Troubled Roof!


How will I know if I need a new roof or just a repair?

If your roof looks to be in good shape, it can probably be repaired. If your roof is past its life expectancy and is obviously on its last leg. then you probably need a completely new roof.


  • Shake or wood shingle roofs rule of thumb last 20 to 25 years.
  • Composition shingles Three tab last from 12 to 20 years.
  • Cap sheet roofs, hot mop, torch down, or cold application last 8 to 12 years.
  • Rock roofs last 12 to 15 years.
  • Repairs can start as low as $150, making them very cost effective.

These are all approximates.

Can I install a new roof over the existing roof ?

NO! This is not only against our company policy but not at all a good idea in Florida with the hurricanes and extremely hot and humid weather that we have.

Do my solar panels have to be removed to install the new roof ?

Generally, yes! Most solar panels are either bolted, and or mounted into the existing roofing material. They are also charged with a type of antifreeze. They will have to be removed by a licensed plumber to insure that they are removed and re-installed properly.

How much does it cost for a new roof?

An asphalt shingle over an asphalt shingle roof bottom of the line costs from $5,000.00 for a small 3 bedroom home to over $9,000.00 for a Tile roof. Of course all prices depend on Square footage, Pitch of roof, Accessibility, one or two story, type of roofing material, removal of old roof (s), weather or not it needs to be re-sheeted, sheet metal if any, roof permit and city lic. These are all contributing factors to a roof price.


Do you keep the property clean? What do you do with the old roofing debris?

Yes, we keep the surroundings clean. The job will be cleaned up on a daily basis. We tarp all bushes, lawns, and shrubbery as needed. We are very particular about our cleanliness. We take pride in our clean-up. We treat your home like it is ours. The roofing debris will be disposed of in a legal and proper fashion.

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