20 years is the average life expectancy of a roof system. There are many things that determine the life span of a roof. Some of these factors are material quality, proper installation, annual maintenance, local climate, building structure and roof design just to name a few.
My Roof Is Leaking. Will I Need To Have It Replaced?
It may seem bad when your roof starts leaking but this doesn't always mean that you need a complete roof replacement. A professional roofer will know whether the lead warrants just a roof repair or if you will need an full roof replacement.
How Do I Know If My Roof Has Problems?
Because many different types of damage can compromise a roof, it's difficult to know where to look and what to look for. The average homeowner is not sure of what to look for, which is why hiring a roofing professional is always best.