Q:How do I know when my roof needs to be replaced?
A:There are many way to find out. If you see curling or missing shingles, broken, or damaged flashing. also, if you see lots of ice damming, or discolored ceilings and/or walls
The average asphalt shingle lasts about 12 to 15 years.
Q:What is the industry standard for warranty on shingles?
A:The most common kind of roof warranty is a shingle warranty, or its known as a manufacturer's warranty. Which may cover you for 20 to 50 years. This type of warranty only protects you against defects in the roofing materials themselves, causing them to break down or fail before they should.
Q:How long can i expect my roof system to last?
A:Slate, copper, and tile roofs can last more than 50 years. Wood shake roofs last about 30 years, while fiber cement shingles about 25 years, and asphalt shingles last about 20 years.