If there’s one thing that homeowners unanimously agree on, it is that the roof replacement process can feel like one giant headache. But with the professional and qualified team at Roof Medic by your side, it doesn’t have to be! We’re proud to be the #1 choice for Huntersville homeowners who want to craft a roof that combines durability, affordability, and aesthetic appeal.
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As a full-service roofing company in the greater Charlotte area, take a look at how we can help provide safety and security all while increasing energy efficiency and property value. Whether you are upgrading to a new roof or recovering from storm damage, any roofing project can disrupt your normal lives. This is why we focus on giving you prompt, high-quality service.
Your roof is hugely important when it comes to ensuring the safety of your home. Choosing a roofing system that is tailored to your needs can make or break your home. At Roof Medic, we work closely with homeowner to identify what is most important to them. Our highly skilled teams are trained at installing a wide range of roofing materials, including asphalt shingles, metal, wood, and tile. With warranties lasting up to 25 years, you can breathe easy knowing that your roof is designed to stand the test of time.
Knowing when it’s time to replace your roof can save you from costly repairs and potential damage to your home. But how can homeowners tell when it is time to call on their local contractors? Here are 8 signs that it’s time to say goodbye to your old roof.
1. Age of the Roof
One of the most straightforward indicators that it’s time for a roof replacement is its age. Most roofs have a lifespan of 20-25 years, depending on the materials used. If your roof is nearing or has surpassed this age, it’s time to start considering a replacement. An older roof is more susceptible to leaks, damage, and reduced energy efficiency.
2. Shingles Are Curling or Buckling
Inspect the shingles on your roof. If you notice that they are curling, buckling, or losing their granules, it’s a clear sign of wear and tear. Curling shingles can allow water to penetrate, leading to leaks and potential water damage inside your home. Replacing these damaged shingles may not be enough; a full roof replacement may be necessary.
3. Missing Shingles
Strong winds, heavy rain, and other harsh weather conditions can cause shingles to become dislodged or completely blown away. Missing shingles create vulnerable spots on your roof, which can lead to leaks and further damage. If you see a significant number of missing shingles, it’s time to consider a new roof.
4. Roof Leaks
If you notice water stains on your ceiling or walls, it’s a clear indication of a roof leak. While some leaks can be repaired, recurrent or extensive leaks are often a sign of a failing roof. Water damage can be costly to repair and can also lead to mold growth, making it crucial to address the issue promptly.
5. Sagging Roof Deck
A sagging roof deck is a severe problem that requires immediate attention. It can be caused by a variety of issues, including water damage, heavy snowfall, or poor installation. A sagging roof can compromise your home’s structural integrity and safety. If you notice any sagging, consult a roofing professional immediately.
6. Increased Energy Bills
A roof that is no longer functioning efficiently can lead to increased energy bills. If you’ve noticed a significant rise in your heating or cooling costs, it could be due to poor insulation caused by a deteriorating roof. A new roof with proper insulation can improve your home’s energy efficiency and save you money in the long run.
7. Moss and Algae Growth
While moss and algae growth may not seem like an immediate concern, it can signal deeper issues with your roof. These growths can retain moisture, which can lead to shingle decay and damage. Regular maintenance and cleaning can help, but if the problem persists, it may be time for a new roof.
8. Visible Sunlight in the Attic
If you can see daylight through your attic ceiling, it’s a sign that your roof has significant damage or is nearing the end of its lifespan. This can also be an entry point for pests and further moisture damage.
Brock Messick from Roof Medic has great communication, was very prompt, and did a great job presenting options and a plan for my vent boot repair. He caulked the vent boot and helped me come up with a temporary solution to avoid further damage and a long term plan so we could…
I cannot say enough great things about Roof Medic. I had a large tree branch fall on my roof and knocked a hole through the decking. Brad came out and took a look for me after insurance had given a repair quote. He was very upfront and let me know that there…
I had some issues with a poorly installed roof on a recently flipped house that I bought. Brock and the Roof Medic team provided a quick and fair estimate with plenty of detail and transparency. The quality of work on the repair seems great! Would highly recommend this team.
Roof Medic did a great job in replacing our roof. Very prompt and organized from start to finish. Any issues that were presented were quickly addressed to achieve a resolution. It is clear they want to leave their customers happy and very pleased with their work
Roof Medic is awesome! They were super quick to get me an appointment scheduled after I discovered my roof was leaking. When Brock showed up for the appointment, he was friendly and professional. He did a thorough inspection, explained his findings and gave me his honest recommendation. He made the entire process…
The Roof Medic gave us very prompt service before and during the hurricane!Julian was our technician and he was so honest and extremely knowledgeable.Julian walked our roof and attic and knew just what the problem was and explained our options thoroughly. I can't thank Julian and the Roof Medic Company enough! They…
I just wanted to let you guys know how great your service was and how great it was to find a trustworthy company to work on my home. Dave was my on-site rep the day of the roof installation and he and his team showed up on time ready to go to work.…
From the initial phone call to completion, Roof Medic's experience and professionalism shined. Emma was my point of contact and she did a fantastic job guiding me through the red tape of insurance, answering all of my questions, and always with a smile. They should be your first phone call...they were mine…
My representative for Roof Medic, Pat Marks, was extremely helpful in walking me through all the details in contacting my insurance company and getting things approved. He even came to my house on the day the insurance adjuster was looking over my roof. On installation day, the crew tore off and replaced…
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When you need roofing services, call our office or fill out an online form. Our responsive team communicates reliably at every turn.
After you get in contact with us, we’ll quickly come to your property to thoroughly inspect your roof and find the root of the issue.
Options & Estimate
We’ll present our findings in a straightforward and easy-to-digest way. You’ll receive an honest estimate for the options you have.
Build & Produce
Once you’ve signed the contract, we’ll order materials, schedule your service date, and get to work on the high-quality result you need.
When the project is complete, we perform quality assurance, and you get a Certificate of Completion with an official signature.
At Roof Medic, we believe that all homeowners deserve access to quality care for their homes. That’s why we work hard every day to support them. It starts with clear communication. When you work with us, you know what to expect. From simple scheduling to accurate and fair estimates, we’re honest with our customers from day one. We also offer a wide range of financing options to make paying for your roof replacement a breeze. Huntersville residents have agreed: Roof Medic is the obvious choice. Contact us today to learn why we are right for you, too!
Are you fully licensed and insured?
Yes we are! Our contractor license number is #79946.
Are you accredited with the Better Business Bureau?
Yes, we have an A+ rating with the BBB. Plus, we have a 5-star rating on Google Business and on Angie’s List.
Do you offer financing?
Yes! We’re proud to offer easy monthly financing options for all our services.
Are you certified by any manufacturers?
Yes, we’re recognized among the top 3% of contractors nationwide as GAF Master Elite Contractors and CertainTeed Select Shingle Masters.