Should You Re-cover or Replace a Damaged Commercial Roof?
Commercial roofs, on the whole, are durable and long-lasting. Even so, you may run into a situation where your roof has sustained damage. You can either re-cover your commercial roof or replace it entirely. There are a few considerations that may lead you towards one or the other. Paradigm Roofing is happy to help. We have a whole team of experienced roofing contractors that can help you to make the decision to re-cover or replaced your damaged commercial roof.
Things to Consider
Before you make your decision, you need to analyze your options. Think about the following factors and then discuss with your local roofer.
- The extent of the damage to the roof
- Length a re-covering of the roof will last
- The daily use of the commercial building
- Where the building is located
Depending on your answers to those questions, it may persuade you to either repair or re-cover the roof.
When to Repair or Replace
If you building’s roof only requires small repairs, has most of the membrane intact, and you don’t want to spend too much, a repair may be warranted. However, if you notice extensive damage, replacement may be needed. You don’t want to end up in a situation where your roof begins to leak, which can cause much more costly water damage. The best way to establish if your roof needs a repair or replacement is to get an assessment from a roofer at Paradigm Roofing. We are happy to provide you with an obligation-free estimate for either repair or complete replacement. We are experienced in the installation, repair, and maintenance of many types of commercial roofing types.