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Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

How can I find out if a roofer is considered an essential COVID-19 service provider?

To find out whether a roofer is an essential service provider during the COVID-19 pandemic, start by visiting your state or city’s government website. Local governments are providing up-to-date information for residents during this time.

A national guideline is available on CISA’s website, Identifying Critical Infrastructure During COVID-19. This page addresses 16 different categories of essential infrastructure sectors, but note that not all jurisdictions follow CISA’s definitions of critical infrastructure.  

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.

What’s the best way to set up a consultation or an appointment with a roofer during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Because social distancing is important during the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s recommended that you message roofers after narrowing down your choices through an online search of local roofers near you.

Ask if the roofer is willing to conduct an assessment via video chat rather than a traditional site inspection. Additionally, strategize on what other steps you can collectively take to make sure you’re following guidelines on social distancing during this time, including conducting a virtual payment.

Can I use digital payments to pay for roof installation, replacement or repair?

Digital payment platforms are common among roofers, roof repair companies and other services. The COVID-19 pandemic will likely cause more service providers to adopt platforms like PayPal, Zelle, Google Pay, Square Cash, Venmo and others instead of cash or check to decrease the risk of transmission.

You can typically find out whether roofers accept digital payments on their online profiles, and you should confirm this information with them during a consultation call.

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.

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

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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

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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 San Antonio roofing professionals
Alisha G.
Basic Roofing did a great job on our roofing repairs. Answered all of our questions and was very responsive. Highly recommend. Thank you!
Basic RoofingBasic Roofing
Bob G.
L-N-O Roofing did an excellent job in repairing our roof. Great work and I would hire them for any future repairs in an instant!
Relief Roofing & RestorationRelief Roofing & Restoration
Jan B.
Great quality roofing at a reasonable price. We received videos from before and after the work was done. They are a good way to see what is happening on your roof. Thanks.
Relief Roofing & RestorationRelief Roofing & Restoration
Jared J.
Brian fixed a vent that wasn’t installed appropriately when my new roof was installed by a different contractor. Job was scheduled and completed within a day, and the new vent + new shingles were installed perfectly and match the existing roof. Great experience, would recommend to anyone that needs roofing repair.
Anderson Roof RepairsAnderson Roof Repairs
William L.
Mr. Markos helped me out at every turn. My roofing job was an insurance claim and his knowledge in this area was very reassuring and appreciated. The roof looks great.
A.B.M.S LLCA.B.M.S LLC
Tobin B.
Same day roof repair. Great job.
Rox Roofing & ExteriorsRox Roofing & Exteriors
Br R.
Rox Roofing was very professional. He responded right away to my request. The roof was leaking at the fireplace. He knew what the problem was as a previous roofer did not know what they were doing. I will use him again if there was ever another problem. He guaranteed his work. I highly recommend Rox Roofing.
Rox Roofing & ExteriorsRox Roofing & Exteriors
Jesse P.
Abel did a great job on the roof. He was very professional and provided video footage of the before and after. Excellent professional qualities. I would definitely hire Abel for future roof projects and repairs!
Relief Roofing & RestorationRelief Roofing & Restoration
Kathy G.
Did a great job on the roof. Timely and professional AND no mess at all!!
TX Modern ContractingTX Modern Contracting
Natalie J.
My roof is absolutely gorgeous! Albert took his time and helped me pick out the right color.The crew did a great job.They were on time and finished in one day, as promised. After inspecting the roof I found a small problem and immediately called Albert.He came the next day and fixed it! I highly recommend ALON roofing.
Alon General Construction and Alon Roofing SystemsAlon General Construction and Alon Roofing Systems
Chris R.
Was very quick and efficient in our roof repair. Thank you
Anderson Roof RepairsAnderson Roof Repairs
Wendy b.
They explained everything wrong with my previous roof repair and educated me on how to fix it in affordable stages. They took many pictures of before and after. Overall, I’d call them again to help with any roof issues.
Texas Roof MastersTexas Roof Masters
Bret M.
We are very happy with L-N-O roofing and Abiel. He was professional, on-time and his rates were very fair. We will use him for all future roofing needs and I will refer family and friends to him.
Relief Roofing & RestorationRelief Roofing & Restoration
Thumbtack Customer
Great service and attention to detail when it came to fixing my roof.
Kas Contracting CompanyKas Contracting Company
Derrick T.
Anderson Roof Repairs was punctual, completed work in the time promised, and was reasonable in price.
Anderson Roof RepairsAnderson Roof Repairs
Thumbtack Customer
Rocky, the owner, contacted me quickly after submitting my initial proposal for work. He was able replace my roof within the week, worked fast with my insurance company for my claim and did a great job on my roof.
Rox Roofing & ExteriorsRox Roofing & Exteriors
Natasha B.
Abiel did a great job on my roof repair, looks great. Like the r
Relief Roofing & RestorationRelief Roofing & Restoration
Bret L.
I needed some roof repair work done on short notice before selling my house. River City Roofers responded quickly, came out on days notice and performed my repair effectively and affordably. Great company for your roofing needs.
Forthman Roofing, LLCForthman Roofing, LLC
Michelle G.
Did a fantastic job roofing our shed. Was very easy to communicate and is priced very fair!
Relief Roofing & RestorationRelief Roofing & Restoration
Michele N.
Anderson Roofing did a terrific job! Super fast and responsive. Completed the work same day!
Anderson Roof RepairsAnderson Roof Repairs
Cynthia C.
My roof and chimney area had a gap where water was coming through and leaving a water stain on my ceiling, wood was rotting. They came by and accomodated my schedule and were very honest about the issues with my roof. Gave several options and explained in detail the situation and all that needed to be fixed in lay person terms. Worked with us on payment terms as well. Very nice, honest, and professional. Chimney and roof look great and no leaking so far! A+ job, very happy.
Windows & Vinyl Siding of TexasWindows & Vinyl Siding of Texas
Thumbtack Customer
My husband and I were very pleased with the way our roof turned out. ROX All Pro Services did a great job. They were on time and on budget and kept us informed throughout the process. I would recommend them to anyone needing a new roof.
Rox Roofing & ExteriorsRox Roofing & Exteriors
Peter Q.
I can see Abiel really enjoys his work to repair the roof. Highly recommended!
Relief Roofing & RestorationRelief Roofing & Restoration
Emmanuel O.
I had roof concerns that I needed fixed so I turned to Thumbtack for quotes. I had several people give me very high quotes for repair. Jonathan was different. He inspected my roof and said it had a few minor issues but nothing that would result in leaks. His quote to fix the problem was very reasonable and he got it done quickly. I highly recommend him for all your roofing needs. He is honest and dependable.
Forthman Roofing, LLCForthman Roofing, LLC
Rachel A.
Mr. Rodriguez and his crew did a fantastic job on our roof. We had light drizzle after the work began and they secured the roof to ensure there would be no damage or leaks. The job was finished within the time promised. They made sure to completely clean up after they were done.
Queta Construction Group, LLCQueta Construction Group, LLC
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