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3 Roof Remodeling Tips

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Learn what it takes to remodel a roof.

When it comes to being a homeowner, you sometimes have to renovate and upgrade your live space.  Whether there are repairs to be made or you are putting you are getting ready to sell, you need to put some time and effort into renovating your home.  It is common for homeowners to want to renovate their roof so that their home can be more energy efficient or just more aesthetically pleasing.  Luckily, there are few tips you can follow when remodeling your roof.


When it comes to renovating your roof, you need to know exactly what you need to improve.  It is essential that you inspect your roof and see if you need to repair anything. You need to look for any cracks or damages in the structure.  You should go into your attic, and inspect your roof from the inside. Check if there are any stains present which might be a sign of a roof leak.  It is always good to take pictures of your roof so that you can have a professional look at it.

Know The Materials

One of the most important elements of roof remodeling is the specific material you want to use.  There are a variety of materials on the market ranging from asphalt shingles to metal. Asphalt shingles are the most popular material because they are highly durable and have a classic, clean look.  You need to have a material in mind when renovating your roof because that determines the appearance of your home.

Consider Ventilation

It is essential that you take ventilation into account during the roof remodeling process.  Make sure that you have enough vent space so that mold cannot form. According to the National Roofing Contractors Association, there should be at least one square foot of free vent space for every 150 square feet of attic floor.


Are you in need of a new roof or gutters? Are you looking for a more energy-efficient window or door? Would you like to transform the exterior of your home? Look no further than High Performance Home, LLC. With over 38 years of professional contracting experience building, improving, remodeling, repairing, and adding on to homes and buildings, you can’t go wrong by contacting us today! We provide service to Carroll, Frederick, Howard, Western Baltimore, and Northern Montgomery Counties. Also, check us out on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

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