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Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

Does adding a new roof increase home values in Denver?

Replacing your roof may increase your home’s value and give it immediate curb appeal. Experts often recommend that if your roof is in dire need of repairs, perform the repairs or replace the roof before you try to sell your home. Furthermore, the Remodeling Impact report found that home sellers recover up to 107% of the value or cost of adding a new roof. 

If you’re thinking about installing or replacing a roof, contact the best roofers in Denver today to start receiving free estimates.

When is the best time to replace or install a roof in Denver?

Denver roofers typically recommend replacing or installing a new roof in either the spring or fall, and avoid scheduling this project for the summer or winter. During the summer, demand (and pricing) tends to be higher, and the weather can reach temperatures that aren’t suitable for roofers. And during the winter, you risk your asphalt shingles becoming brittle and breaking in the cold weather. 

If you’re considering replacing or fixing your roof, contact the best Denver roofers today to figure out the best time to schedule your project.

What type of roof is best for Denver weather?

To withstand Denver’s cold weather, consider installing a metal or slate roof. Metal roofs are energy-efficient because they reflect sunlight, which keeps your house cooler in the summer. If you’re leaning toward installing asphalt shingles, skip organic shingles and choose fiberglass asphalt shingles instead — they’re better at withstanding temperature fluctuations.

When it comes to longevity, metals roofs are known to last up to 50 years, and slate roofs can last even longer. Asphalt roofs, on the other hand, last for about 20 years.

Reach out to the best Denver roofers to start planning your roofing project and to get help choosing the best roofing material for your home.

Is it worth it to hire a roofer?

There are several reasons why it’s worth it to hire a professional roofer instead of attempting it yourself. The first is safety. Roofing is inherently dangerous, as a fall from a roof could seriously injure or kill you. Roofers have specialized equipment and training to help prevent accidents.  

Next is experience. Roofers know how to spot problems (leaks, missing shingles, moss or mold growth, etc.)  in your roof that could potentially save you from costly repairs down the road. 

And finally, roofers save you time by getting the job done quickly and with a high degree of quality.

How long does a roof last?

A roof’s lifespan depends on two major factors: the material and how well the roof was installed. Assuming that the roof is installed properly, here’s how long different roofing materials should last:

  • Asphalt shingle roof: 20 years
  • Metal roof: 50 years
  • Slate roof: 100+ years (lifetime)
  • Clay roof: Lifetime
  • Concrete roof: Lifetime
  • Copper roof: Lifetime

Contact the best roofers near you to get free estimates and start planning your roofing project today.

How do I choose the best roofing contractor?

Choosing a roofer starts by reading reviews online. Compare customer ratings of roofing contractors and companies to identify pros with a good track record of craftsmanship and customer relations. Some reviews may also have photos of completed roofing jobs.

Many states require a license for someone to do roofing work, so make sure the companies you’re considered are licensed. Also, look for contractors and companies with several years of experience. 

Before you make your final choice, contact several roofers near you to get free estimates and quotes. Ultimately, choose the roofer that will do high-quality work for a reasonable price. 

What is the best roofing material?

The best roofing material for your home will depend on your budget and what you’re looking for. If you want a roof that has longevity, consider the following: 

Asphalt Roof

Lasts 20 years

$5 per square foot

Metal Roof

Last 50 years

$10-$18 per square foot 

Clay Roof

Last a lifetime

$15-$20 per square foot (for terracotta)

$20 per square foot (for Spanish clay tile)

Concrete Roof

Last a lifetime

$10 per square foot

Slate Roof

Last a lifetime

$10-$75 per square foot

Sources: The Spruce, NAHB

Contact the best roofers near you to get started on your roofing project today.

Does homeowners insurance cover roof replacement?

Homeowners insurance generally covers roof replacement if the roof is damaged by a natural disaster or a sudden accident, according to Investopedia. However, insurance companies often won’t cover roof replacement costs if the roof is older than 20 years. Read your insurance policy to find out what types of roof repairs or damages are covered.

How do you know when you need a new roof?

Some of the signs that indicate you need a new roof include cupping, warping and peeling asphalt shingles, as well as cracks on certain shingles. Other warning signs may include:

  • Leakage
  • Exposed nails 
  • Missing granules
  • Droopy, sagging roof
  • Moss, mold or fungi growth 

A metal roof may need to be replaced when it grows rusty and begins leaking. Tile roofs made of clay, slate or concrete need repairs when cracked. Cleaning and inspecting the roof regularly can help prevent major damage from occurring. 

Contact the best roofers near you to inspect, repair or replace your roof.

Do you tip roofers?

It’s not customary or required to tip roofers. This doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t tip, but it is generally not expected. If you do decide to tip, you can give the tip to the foreman or distribute it yourself. 

Another idea to show your appreciation is to surprise the crew with coffee, water, snacks, breakfast or lunch when they arrive at the worksite. 

Reviews for Denver roofing professionals
Thumbtack Customer
We lost some roof tiles during the last storm. They came out quickly and fixed the roof. They were professional, quick, and friendly.
Walking HandymanWalking Handyman
Jeff S.
My Roof was leaking due to the recent rainstorm. I had put out a bid on thumbtack to have it looked at. ARCM responded quickly and came out at 6:00 pm to repair the roof. They corrected the situation quickly and professionally. I was even shown photos of the repairs and the condition of the roof prior to the repair along with a full roof inspection. I would use this company again.
ACRM Roofing Inc.ACRM Roofing Inc.
Lisa F.
Great work. Roof looks great
730 South Exteriors730 South Exteriors
Jolene P.
I just had my 20 year old roof replaced. The crew was fast and experienced. They had the roof done in less than a day. It looks beautiful!
Mountaintop ConstructionMountaintop Construction
Ken H.
Most extensive & accurate review of roof condition and plausibility of claim. Prompt execution of roof & gutter replacement. Easy to work with on changes and punch list. Honest refund of over payment.
Sonners Contracting Inc.Sonners Contracting Inc.
Douglas C.
They did great work and we are happy with our roof.
S&R Eagle Services LLC Roofing & ExteriorsS&R Eagle Services LLC Roofing & Exteriors
Colleen K.
I was very pleased with the tile replacement on our pitched roof
730 South Exteriors730 South Exteriors
Thumbtack Customer
Francisco did an excellent job on replacing the roof on my patio. It was leaking causing some issues with the tongue and groove wood that covers our patio. He replaced the roofing with proper material and replaced the rotting wood.
Obsolete Tile Roofing and InspectionsObsolete Tile Roofing and Inspections
Sheri T.
Mike and his crew did a great job on our roof. Weather messed with the schedule a little, but Mike was right on top of it and in communication with us so we knew what was going on. On roofing day, the crew had to snowblower the roof clear and they finished in 1 day! Cleaned up after themselves and swept the yard and driveway for nails! We were very happy!
CMS Roofing & Home Maintenance ServicesCMS Roofing & Home Maintenance Services
Sandy T.
Haven't booked them yet but they did come out an look at roof
All Angles CoveredAll Angles Covered
Heather R.
Thank you for being so punctual in coming out to assess our roof
730 South Exteriors730 South Exteriors
Tim V.
Nick arrived early and has provided a meaningful roofing repair estimate to consider.
Bone Dry RoofingBone Dry Roofing
Steven C.
They did a awesome job replacing my house and porch roof. Mike was excellent do deal with, he helped out with the insurance claim and was able to get approval for other line items they forgot to include in their original settlement agreement. He knows the process very well. He was very well priced especially for the quality and professionalism of work. Other bids came in higher than theirs. The roof was complete in about a day from initial tear down to final install. Highly recommend others to use CMS Roofing and Home Maintenance Service for their roofing needs.
CMS Roofing & Home Maintenance ServicesCMS Roofing & Home Maintenance Services
Joe S.
Great job, Sonners! I had several roofing contractors come give us a bid on our roof, and Sonners got the call. As the owner of small business, myself,(construction related) I appreciate Daves professional opinions and thourogh and accurate explanations to my many questions regarding both my pitched and flat roof. His crew was prompt, diligent and thorough as well. The roofing project turned out beautifully. We are also considering getting our siding replaced and wouldn't consider calling anyone else besides Sonners when we're ready!
Sonners Contracting Inc.Sonners Contracting Inc.
Thumbtack Customer
Excellent price and good service before the roof was done. There was a long wait for roof inspection to be completed (due to Denver County inspectors). The communication during that time frame could have been a little bit better as I was often calling for status updates.
Loveridge Builders and Roofing LLCLoveridge Builders and Roofing LLC
Thumbtack Customer
Doug called immediately in response to a post for roofing repairs to a flat roof. Walter came out within hours to meet, walk the project and schedule the work. Fast, friendly, great communication and completed as promised. For what more could a person ask? Thanks, guys!
Mountain High RoofingMountain High Roofing
Thumbtack Customer
He repaired a hole in my roof, he was polite and professional. I would recommend him.
Obsolete Tile Roofing and InspectionsObsolete Tile Roofing and Inspections
Debby S.
We had them reroof our shed and they did a great job. They were professional and fast. Price was great. They took off old roof put new roof on and cleaned it all up. Very happy with this company. Will definitely use them again. Highly recommend.
5280 Restoration llc5280 Restoration llc
Bob s.
Ropa roofing was an outstanding process from start to finish. Honest, transparent, responsive and the overall best price "apples to apples" when comparing identical products and services. I vetted them against 5 other top companies and they finished on top for a reason. They delivered on every detail of the project. The roof installation was flawless. Clean-up was impeccable. The inspection process was very fluid. I have a large house that is scrutinized by the H.O.A. and they were extremely impressed as well. Honestly, don't waste your time and call them. Family owned company and values which is hard to find in the roofing industry. 05/21/2020 (Roof had Hail Damage)
Roper Roofing and SolarRoper Roofing and Solar
Brian C.
Obsolete Roofing was great to work with. Had a small roof patch job, they responded immediately and came and looked at it and quoted a great price for an immediate small job. They came back and fixed it within a couple hours. Would absolutely recommend them for price, speed, quality and professionalism.
Obsolete Tile Roofing and InspectionsObsolete Tile Roofing and Inspections
ACRM Roofing was super responsive with my initial request. They came by the same day and gave me an estimate on my leaky roof and advice on another issue with the house. They then came back the next day and completed the job when they said they would. I would highly recommend them!
ACRM Roofing Inc.ACRM Roofing Inc.
Carol C.
Steve arrived on time (early actually)! He was immediately friendly and professional, and I was impressed by his “hands on” approach, as the owner he is present for every job, and works/supervises right along side of his team. Plus, he works in tandem with insurance companies to help streamline the process. After looking at my roof he gave me a quick and HONEST assessment (that the roof is in very good condition). When the roof is ready for replacement I will definitely be calling Steve.
Mountaintop ConstructionMountaintop Construction
Brian S.
I contacted Thumbtack and requested bids from roofing companies on an insurance claim; 5 company names/contacts were provided. Of those five, only 3 responded and offered to provide an estimate. Of those three, two companies did an estimate from a satellite view. Of the two “satellite-based” estimates, one was $750+ out-of-pocket over what the other one bid. The other bid was completed as a few lines in an informal email, along with “yeah, we can do it – won’t make any money from it but we can always use a good rating.” This was also the company who suggested a ridge vent to replace the turtle vents “as long as you don’t live in a windy area.” The roof was being replaced for wind damage - duh. One contractor came out personally to look at my roof about 1 hour after our phone conversation. Dan Matheny from 1st Priority Roofing sent a written estimate, the company credentials, and the website for the roofing materials that he was proposing. It took about 10 days for the HOA to give their approval, all the while Dan kept in touch with me. By Monday of the following week, the roofing was delivered. By Wednesday afternoon the work was completed to include "code" upgrades that Dan arranged for the insurance to pay for. I am completely satisfied with the performance of 1st Priority Roofing and Sales Manager Dan Matheny. The new roof is beautiful and was zero headache to have done. I would re-use 1st Priority without hesitation and will recommend them in the future.
Colorado Preferred  Roofing LLCColorado Preferred Roofing LLC
Will P.
Whole roof replacement: Steve provided an estimate to replace our roof just before the COVID-19 shutdown. When we were allowed to have the projected done, he honored his original estimate and arrived with his team of 8 at 07:30 AM. The old roof was off and the new one installed and all the cleanup completed before 15:00. Everything was done as expected, including the special conditions of installion the new roof under the existing amateur radio antenna mounts. Steve was present the entire time and his team was well coordinated and experienced. All my expectations were met or exceeded. Hire this local business. He and his people are as good as they come.
Mountaintop ConstructionMountaintop Construction
Leroy S.
Mike and his helper did an awesome roof job! I will definitely use them again. Thank you!
CMS Roofing & Home Maintenance ServicesCMS Roofing & Home Maintenance Services
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