Residential Roofing Replacement

Since 1954, American Roofing Company has been offering roof replacements on residential homes throughout Utah. For more than 60 years, we have worked tirelessly to bring quality residential roofing replacement services to the good people living in this state. Through these many years of hard work and dedication, we have established a tradition of excellence and a record of quality and reliability.
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Our goal has always been to make our customers happy by providing them with a quality roof replacement at a fair price only when roof repairs were no longer a viable option. We can even work with your insurance company if your home has been damaged by extreme weather. You can always trust American Roofing to give you an honest opinion when it comes to evaluating the existing condition of your roof.

Roof Replacement Checklist

Prepare in advance with these important tips before getting a residential roof replacement:

  1. Remove fragile wall decor
  2. Store outdoor furniture and appliances
  3. Move vehicles away from the work zone
  4. Cover items in your attic
  5. Prepare for roof accessories (satellites, solar panels, etc.) to be removed and reinstalled
  6. Locate outdoor electrical outlets

Things to Consider When Replacing a Roof

If it’s time for your roof to be replaced, there are some things you should consider:

  • Roof Replacement Cost: Roof replacement and costs can vary depending on the scope of the project. When you request a free quote, we can walk you through what your residential roofing replacement or repair process will entail.
  • Roof Replacement Options: Discuss roof replacement options with us beforehand, and we’ll help you figure out what will work best for you.
  • Roof Replacement Process: Replacing a roof takes time to be done right. Our skilled team has learned over the years how to replace a roof with minimal disruption to your lifestyle.

Residential Roofing Replacement with American Roofing

We are experts at repairing, maintaining, and replacing roofs, and we specialize in residential roofing. If you need a home roof replacement, American Roofing has you covered. Both our management team and crews are meticulously trained and qualified to complete any roofing project. The thousands of roofing projects we’ve completed have been very pleasing to our clients, and we are proud that the majority of our business comes through referrals and repeat customers. We offer customers the following services:

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We take on all kinds of residential roofing replacement projects, from apartment complexes to individual homes, and we use only the best materials in the business, including flat roofs made of TPO, PVC, EPDM, and BUR. We also use both asphalt shingles and stone coated steel products on pitched roofs. The materials we use for pitched roofs come in a variety of colors and styles from our two preferred manufacturing companies, CertainTeed and Malarkey Roofing Products.

Warning Signs You Need a New Roof

How long a roof lasts before it needs to be replaced depends on several factors, including its material. You should conduct a bi-annual visual inspection of your roof and look for:

  • Any broken or curling shingles
  • Damaged flashing
  • Moss growth
  • Granules in your gutters
  • Pieces of shingles around your yard

What Our Clients Are Saying

I hired American Roofing after experiencing some hail damage to the roof of our home. The overall process was great. American Roofing was quick at getting an estimator to give us a price, helped us navigate our home owners insurance process, and were right on time starting the project. We did run into a few bumps throughout the process and American Roofing really stepped up to make sure it was resolved timely and to our satisfaction. They answered calls on weekends and after hours and put getting these fixed at the top of their list. I have been extremely happy hiring American Roofing and would recommend them to everyone. They are a longstanding company and Get Gephart recommended for a reason. Hire these guys.

Nicholas Highsmith

American Roofing just finished our home and new garage. They were prompt, professional and easy to work with. I highly recommend American Roofing to anyone with roofing needs.

Richard Smolik

We have had the best experience with American Roofing! From the initial meeting with Andrew, to the finished roof on my home, we had absolutely no problems. We were very pleased that the workers cleaned their mess up each day before they left, and they had my beautiful roof done within 3 days. The cost was exactly as quoted, with no surprises. I highly recommend this company to all my friends and family!

Paula Tooman

Man, I cannot believe the quality job that these great guys did for me and my family. I have had roofing done on my home in the past and let me tell you that they get the job done correctly for a great price. Thanks American Roofing!

Danny Rayos

FAQs about Residential Roof Replacement

Generally speaking, asphalt roofs will need to be replaced every 15-30 years, often sooner in warm, humid climates. Severe winters and heavy rainfall can also shorten the material’s lifespan, so be sure to review your roof’s condition regularly.

Some roof damage can be mended with a repair rather than a full roof replacement. If your roof is relatively young, repairing a few curling shingles and some of the flashing that has been compromised might be all you need. If you’re not planning on staying in the same house for a lengthy period of time, then a repair might be the better bet both time and money-wise. Depending on how soon you plan on selling it, it may not make sense to invest in a full-on replacement if you’re not going to be sticking around long enough to get your money’s worth.

On the other hand, if severe damage has occurred, or you have major flooding inside your home due to an old and malfunctioning roof, a replacement is likely the better choice. A roof can only be repaired so many times until repairs will no longer get the job done. 

Many home insurance policies will give you a discount on your rate if you get your roof replaced. A new roof is seen as less of a risk in the eyes of insurance claims compared to the risk associated with older roofs. While the upfront cost of a new roof can be a lot, know that you’ll save on your monthly premiums by investing in your property.

Roof replacement means all the roofing material down to the deck is torn off and replaced with new materials. That includes the shingles, underlayment, and flashings.

Roof replacement differs from a shingle recover. When shingle recover is done, a new layer of shingles is laid on top of the current roofing. This can make sense in some cases, but a roof replacement is generally the more thorough and longer lasting option for your home.

Plus, American Roofing offers a 5-year warranty on new roof installations. You know you’re getting a roof that will keep your family and home sheltered for years to come.

It can depend on where you live and the climate, but you can have your roof replaced at any time of year. The warmer and drier months of the year are more conducive to roof replacement, but the off season months can also offer savings on materials. It is best to plan around precipitation and other weather interfering with working outdoors, especially snow and ice.

A permit may be necessary for residential roof replacement, however not all cities require a permit for basic roof replacement. American Roofing takes care of the permitting process, so you can rest assured that all the details are covered, and any necessary permits will be pulled and any inspections will be completed as required.

It’s always important to make sure you hire a contractor who knows all the regulations for your city and neighborhood, in addition to knowing how to do the job. With American Roofing, you get complete customer service on top of industry-leading expertise.

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American Roofing is the best choice for all of your residential roofing replacement needs of any size. We guarantee you’ll be pleased with our work. Contact us today to get a free quote or to ask any questions you may have about our services.

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