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Welcome to our Roof Replacement FAQs page, where we address common questions and provide valuable insights into the process of replacing your roof. At The Roofing People, we understand that roof replacement can be a significant investment and a complex undertaking. That’s why we have compiled this comprehensive list of frequently asked questions to help you make informed decisions and navigate the roof replacement journey with confidence. Whether you’re curious about the cost, materials, timelines, or any other aspect of roof replacement, we have you covered. Explore our FAQ section below to find answers to your most pressing questions.

How much does roof replacement cost?

Roof replacement costs vary based on size and roof type. Contact The Roofing People for a personalized quote. Check out our detailed guide on roof replacement cost to make an informed decision.

Can I just cover my roof without removing the existing one?

Consult The Roofing People to assess if overlaying a new roof is suitable for your situation.


Does a leaky roof mean the whole thing needs to be replaced?

The Roofing People specializes in comprehensive roof inspections to determine if repair or replacement is necessary, ensuring the longevity and performance of your roof.

What are the signs of a damaged roof?

Look for missing shingles, water stains, or excessive granule loss. Contact The Roofing People for inspection and advice. Click here for more info. 

What type of roof is best for my home?

The Roofing People offers a range of roofing options to suit your location, budget, and preferences.

Is there anything I should do before contractors begin their work?

Clear the area, secure loose items, and follow The Roofing People’s instructions for a smooth project.

How long does it take to replace a roof?

Project duration depends on roof size and weather conditions. The Roofing People provides estimated timelines. Click here to learn more. 

How much can I expect from my residential insurance policy?

Insurance coverage varies. The Roofing People assists in understanding coverage and guides through the claims process. Click here to learn more about that process. 

Is it possible to repair a roof on my own?

Roof repairs are best left to professionals. The Roofing People ensures safe and effective repairs.

What’s the best time of year to replace my roof?

Timing depends on weather and contractor availability. The Roofing People recommends the most suitable time for your project.