Of all the maintenance costs associated with a residence, roof replacement is one of the most costly, and many homeowners in the Coral Gables area find it hard to pay for a new roof installation. If you are looking for options to pay for a new roof installation, you may want to consider these. You can take out a home equity line of credit, or you can refinance your residence and pull out cash to pay for a new roof. Many Coral Gables roofing contractors offer financing. Your homeowner’s insurance may help in paying for a new roof if your roof has sustained damage from a storm or other accident.
Asphalt shingles are without a doubt the most popular, and the cheapest on the market. Shingles are a great choice for homeowners who are looking for a economical roofing material. Another plus of asphalt shingles is that they come in an assortment of styles and colors.
Roofs with light colored roofing material tend to be cooler and more energy efficient than regular dark asphalt shingles because they reflect heat and light rather than absorbing it. Metal roofing also tends to be cooler than conventional asphalt shingle roofs because a metal roof reflects heat and light.
Metal roofing is a wise roofing option for your Coral Gables residence than asphalt shingles because metal roofing is extremely long-lasting, energy efficient, and can block heat transmission to your home’s interior. Another positive of metal roofing is that it is manufactured mostly from recycled materials, plus metal roofing can be recycled time and again. If you would like to learn more about the advantages of a metal roof for your Coral Gables home, call us today at (786) 244-3143!