Reroofing is one of the most common and important roofing jobs that is available on the market. So what exactly is reroofing? And when is the best time of the year to get it? We crunch the numbers and have the results for you below:
What Is Reroofing?
Firstly, let us start with the answering the question of: what is reroofing? The process includes the removal of old roof tiles and them being replaced with new ones. Your “new” roof will then be made up of two layers of shingles. It can be applied to all types of tile materials, including the likes of wood, concrete and slate roof replacement.
The Winter Replacement
You wouldn’t think that winter is the best time of year to reroof your home, but there are some positives to getting it done now. During the winter months, you’ll find there is much more flexibility around when you can schedule work and costs can be lower. There are certainly some challenges to roofing in the winter namely due to unpredictable weather, but it can be completed if you have the right contractor on board.
The Summer Replacement
Summer and spring are the most popular months of the year in which reroofing happens. That is primarily down to the weather. It is sunny with clear blue skies and it is safe for the contractors to conduct the work. However, there is always a consideration that because of the high demand that many contractors are busy. So you might find yourself struggling to book one in when you need it the most. The best way to go about it is to book in the contractor as early as possible so you can get the work done!
The Best Time Is Down To You…
We have broken down the best times of year that you should be looking towards getting your home reroofed, but in the end of the day, it comes down to what you want. There are many things out there that are going to make the difference for you – price, the time and the availability of the contractor – but it comes down to when you are ready for it. Take your time and make the decision when you are certain you want it to happen. If you want more information on how we can help you, get to know us here by clicking on the link.