How Can I Save Money by Putting on a New Roof?

Putting on a new roof is a large expense, but there are a few things you can do to lower your costs and save some money.

You’ll want to first determine if you need a new replacement or if a repair will suffice. The best way to do this is to hire a professional to do an inspection. These are typically no or low cost to you, the homeowner.

It’s always a good idea to get more than one bid at a time. Once you’ve got several bids, do your research on the companies and call the references they’ve supplied.

If your repair or replacement is not urgent, consider waiting until late summer or early fall and be able to save a little money by fixing the roof during the off-season months.

Check both your warranty and insurance and see if the repair or replacement is covered. Experienced roofing professionals will be able to work with both the manufactures warranty and the insurance company. Having someone who knows the appropriate steps to take with each, will save you money and time in the long run.

Any energy savings you can do, will help you in the long run with your monthly utility bills. You can save a great deal on your home heating and cooling expenses when your roof is working properly.

Plus, a putting on a new roof often requires less maintenance and fewer repairs as time goes on. Again, saving you money in the long run.

If you are looking for a free roof inspection or to learn if you need a roof replacement or repair, call Down Under Roofing today. We are local to Kansas City, and have a proven track record and is licensed and insured. Contact the team today to see how we can help you with your roofing needs.