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A Guide to Deciding Whether to Repair or Replace Your Gilbert, AZ Roof

Residential roofing repair or replacement

When it comes to your home, determining whether to repair or replace your roof is a major decision. There are a number of things that could affect your choice. If you're unsure whether to repair or replace your roof, read our recommendations below. When you need residential roofing services in Gilbert, AZ, or the surrounding areas, contact First Response Roofing AZ .

Level of Damage

When estimating how much damage your roof has, leave inspections to a qualified contractor. There are two types of roof damage: cosmetic and structural. The structural integrity of a home is rarely jeopardized by aesthetic concerns. This kind of damage, which can be caused by moss growth or worn-out shingles, is easily fixable. To ensure the safety of your property, structural damage, such as major roof leaks, must be repaired or rebuilt.


Storms are common in Arizona, especially during monsoon season. During the drier months, fix any missing shingles, hail damage, or leaks in your roof. Have your roof inspected as soon as possible if a storm caused any damage.

Age of the Roof

Roofs can last anywhere between 15 and 100 years, depending on the construction material. The lifespan of asphalt roll roofing is the lowest, but depending on maintenance, slate, and cement roofing can last 50 to 100 years. Sagging, moss growth, missing or curling shingles, and other signs of an old roof can all be used to estimate its age, but only a roofing expert can give you the most accurate estimate. Repairs may be advantageous if your home has minimal damage, but a complete replacement will significantly improve its curb appeal.

Residential Roof Repair and Installation in Gilbert

As your source for residential roofing in Gilbert and Chandler, you can trust the experts at First Response Roofing AZ to handle your job from start to finish. From the free initial inspection and estimate until every nail of the roofing project is cleaned up, we’ll take excellent care of you and your home. Give our AZ roofers in Gilbert, Chandler, and surrounding areas a call at (480) 924-4444 to learn more or to schedule an inspection appointment for your house.

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