Frequently Asked Roofing Questions
& Their Answers
How much does it cost to replace a roof on a 1500 square foot house?
The average cost of replacing a roof on a 1500 square foot house ranges from $8,500 to $11,000 depending on the materials used and location.
How much does a new roof cost in 2021?
On average across the US, the price will range from $13,500- $15,300 to change a 2,000-2,200 sq. ft. roof on a single-family house up to two stories high. The entire value of a brand new roof can rely on the roof issue and quality, accessibility, contractor selection, and native realty market dynamics.
With a narrower average value vary, you'll be able to expect to pay concerning $6.50 to $8 per sq. ft (depending upon the pitch of your roof and the overall layout), or $450 to $500 per sq. to substitute asphalt shingle roof on a typical single-family house up to two-stories high.
What to do if you cannot afford a new roof?
There are several ways to get the money you need to fix your roof before a bad situation turns worse. There are several banks & financing companies that offer financing for roof replacement. We work with several different banks & lenders to help our clients get a new roof. Contact us for more information.
Does insurance pay for a new roof?
When it involves roof replacement, whether or not from adulthood or damage, involving insurance is important. Obtaining a brand new roof is also pressing, and you must know your policy to get good work done and have it covered.
Will insurance cover a 20 year old roof?
Most homeowners insurance policies won't pay to repair a roof that has deteriorated due to wear-and-tear or neglect. In addition, roofs over twenty years old have restricted coverage and must pass a roof inspection. To ensure that your claim gets approved, keep records of repairs, before-and-after photos, and inspection reports.
How long does a 50 year roof really last?
There are plenty of misconceptions on how long a 50-year roof could last. The reality is that it would last you between 30 to 40 years at best, depending on your climate and various environmental factors.
What is the best color roof for home resale?
The best roof color for home resale must compliment the rest of the exterior. Please see the table below for color guidance.
BEST MATCHING ROOF COLOR
Dark Brown, Black, Gray, Green
Gray, Black, Green, Blue, White
Brown, Gray, Green, Blue
Brown, Black, Grey, Green, Blue
Almost any color
Wood/Log Houses under the color column