When you need a new roof or roof repair, you have a natural urge to do what we can to save money. We understand that repair and replacing your roof is one of the most expensive things that you will ever have to do for your house but there are some major no-nos to avoid when trying to save money on your roof. We want to tell you some of the decision making faux pas that many people do to save money in hopes that we can deter you from making the same mistakes.
Doing it by yourself
If you are not an experienced roofer, then you should not be up on the roof trying to make the repairs or replacement on your own. This can lead to accidents and injury not to mention a poorly constructed roof causing much more damage than necessary. Tearing off a roof is hard work as well. You may go into the job thinking that it will be easy and get done quickly only to find out that you are in over your head. A job that will take us a few days can end up taking you weeks or months.
Getting your own materials
When you are trying to save money, you often buy the cheapest materials you can find. They are the cheapest on the market for a reason and that reason is that they will not hold up or last as long as the more expensive items. Using the cheap materials will only cause you to have to make more repairs in the future, sooner rather than later.
At TM Restoration, we want to make your roof replacement and repair as affordable as possible. Give us a call today for a free consultation and estimate.