Top 5 Signs It May Be Time To Replace Your Roof

Jun 2, 2021

By SEI Roofing

roof replacement, replace roof, roof, home improvement

Top 5 Signs It May Be Time To Replace Your Roof

Your roof offers protection for you and your family. It acts as a shield against the outdoor elements and harsh weather, such as rain, snow, hail, debris, branches, ice, and wind. While roofs are strong and built to last for several years, they unfortunately won’t last forever. Overtime, a roof replacement is inevitable. But when? How will you know?

Here are the top 5 signs it may be time to replace your roof.

1. Age

If your roof is nearly 25 years old, then it may be time to consider a replacement. Most roofs are built to last 20-30 years. Once it reaches around that 25-year mark, it’s a good idea to contact your local roofing company to see when you should have it replaced.

2. Cracked or Curling Shingles

Shingles that are cracking or curling should be addressed right away. This can leave your home exposed to outdoor elements, like rain or snow. Usually curling shingles is a sign of excessive moisture up in your attic. Cracking shingles can be a sign of aging. However, cracked shingles can also be the aftermath of high winds. It’s safe to say that not addressing cracked or curling shingles could lead to costly damages.

3. Leaks

If you notice leaks in your roof, no matter how big or small, it should be addressed right away. Sometimes, a single roof leak can be easily repaired if it’s minor. However, if you have multiple leaks or obvious signs of roof damage, this could be an indication that it’s time to replace your roof before water damage occurs. Water damage can not only be expensive, but it can also be damaging to all your household items. The last thing you want is for roof to begin sagging or caving-in on you.

4. An Old, Worn Out Appearance

This is especially important if you’re looking to sell your home any time soon. Not only can a new roof increase your home’s value, but it can also make your home look better. A roof that is worn out and old detracts from your home’s overall curb appeal.

5. Your Neighbors Are All Replacing Theirs

If you live in a community where the houses were all built around the same time, look around your neighborhood. If you see roof replacements taking place all around you, then it may be time to call a local roofing company.

Considering A Roof Replacement For Your Dallas, TX Home? Contact SEI Roofing For A Free Estimate Today!

Having a roof replaced can be expensive and stressful. The pros at SEI Roofing understand that. It is our goal to make the process of buying a new roof as seamless and as easy as possible. Our technicians can inspect your roof, evaluate your needs, explain all your options, and provide a FREE estimate for the cost of your new roof. If you’re in Dallas and the surrounding areas and need a roof replacement, look no further than SEI Roofing. Get in touch with us today at 972-416-0844 or contact us online here.

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