Roof repairs can be carried out during the average 20 year lifespan but when roofing can no longer be protected from water infiltration despite regular maintenance, roof replacement may be required. Check for cracked or missing shingles and damaged flashings and contact a Gen 3 Roofing Corp. for a licensed roof inspection
My roof leaks. Do I need to replace it immediately?Gen 3 Roofing2018-11-17T08:06:08-07:00
If a roof leak is the result of a minor damage, roof repair may be all that is required. Gen 3 Roofing Corp. technicians are trained to promptly identify the source of roof leaks and provide practical repair solutions that extend roof lifespan whenever possible.
How long do new roofs last?Gen 3 Roofing2018-11-17T08:10:47-07:00
Roof quotes may vary due to lack of insurance, the use of subcontractors, or limited experience. Property owners are advised to carefully research a roof contractor’s credentials since lower quotes may indicate substandard work.
What is the industry standard for warranties?Gen 3 Roofing2018-11-17T08:13:38-07:00
Manufacturer warranties are regulated by industry standards and cover defects in roofing materials only; while warranties for labor are offered by roofing contractors and vary widely depending on the contractor.
Can roofing be installed or repaired during winter?Gen 3 Roofing2018-11-17T08:14:53-07:00
There are no standard temperature guidelines for installing asphalt roof shingles although certain, materials can become brittle during colder months. An experienced roofing contractor will store materials properly and work with one bundle at a time. Gen 3 Roofing Corp. offers qualified roof installation and repair at any time for the year.
What is the best asphalt shingle to use on my roof?Gen 3 Roofing2018-11-17T08:16:25-07:00
Asphalt shingles must be in compliance with standards and applicable building codes. The performance of asphalt shingles also depends on their compatibility with surrounding roof components in addition to quality.
When should a shingle underlayment be used?Gen 3 Roofing2018-11-17T08:17:18-07:00
The best roofing system is dependent on detailed workmanship and the quality of materials rather than a specific system only. Gen 3 Roofing Corp. provides a range of roof installation options to assist customers with making practical decisions based on their specific needs.
How can ice dams be reduced or removed?Gen 3 Roofing2018-11-17T08:21:13-07:00
Asphalt shingles are available in fiberglass or organic format. Organic shingles are saturated with asphalt for waterproofing and are less environmentally friendly due to a high asphalt content compared to fiberglass or composite shingles.