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Reroofing: DIY versus Hiring a Contractor

Reroofing: DIY versus Hiring a Contractor
Roofing

We all know that the roof is an important part of every house. It protects everyone and everything underneath it from the sun, rain, wind, snow, hail, and other damaging factors Mother Nature has in store for us.



We all know that the roof is an important part of every house. It protects everyone and everything underneath it from the sun, rain, wind, snow, hail, and other damaging factors Mother Nature has in store for us. That’s the reason why roofing inspection and maintenance is a must this summer—to make sure that your roof is still able to serve its purpose of protecting us from the elements.

However, when maintenance efforts fail because of extensive damage or if your roof is nearing the end of its life expectancy, you might want to consider replacing your roof. This, however, is a task that should be left to the pros. Most of you probably think that you can save a lot of money if you do the reroofing yourself. Yes, perhaps at first glance. Roofing companies in Hampton Roads and other parts in the area will surely tell you that reroofing may look easy, but it is actually difficult, not to mention can be hazardous. That’s because your roof is a complicated system that consists of different components that work hand in hand to function properly.

If you don’t have the experience, as well as the proper training, tools, and safety equipment, you can actually harm the structural integrity of your roof, and you could end up having to pay for more just to fix the whole roof again. Furthermore, doing the roofing yourself is also a dangerous task. In case you didn’t know, thousands of roofing- and ladder-related accidents are reported every year. And if you don’t have the necessary knowledge and safety equipment in roofing, you might end up severely injuring yourself.

The Roofing Company, the leading Virginia Beach roofing company, can help you out with replacing your roof, as we offer various roofing products from top manufacturers such as GAF. Our services can also ensure your roof’s beauty and durability. Plus, with our crew’s sufficient experience and constant training in the latest roofing techniques, you are assured that your roof will be done right the first time.

If you want to learn more about our company, products, and services, feel free to give us a call today.

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Frequently Asked Questions About TPO Roofing

Frequently Asked Questions About TPO Roofing

As fall starts, many homeowners are calling roofers in Chesapeake for roof inspection, repair, or replacement.

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