On average, a roof lasts around 15-30 years.
A building’s roof gets affected the most by damaging factors such as fluctuating temperatures, hails, storms, strong winds, UV light. On average, a roof lasts around 15-30 years, whereas a building lasts between 50-100 years. This means that roof replacement is something every building will need at least once.
How Much Does It Cost to Replace a Roof?
In Dallas-Fort Worth area reroofing a house costs an average of $8,835, with most homeowners spending between $5,710 and $12,047. (Source: homeadviser.com) It's important to note that this price varies depending on factors like:
- Products and supplies needed
- Layers of old shingles that need to be removed
- Skylights, chimneys, plumbing pipes or other features
Keep in mind that roofers use the term “square”: 1 square = 100 square ft.
The cost varies greatly depending on the material you choose. Three-tab asphalt shingles are the cheapest roofing material. A square of the material is $150 - $200. However, it isn’t very durable. Another option is asphalt shingles. There are 30 or 50-year architectural shingles or laminate shingles. They are more durable and higher quality because they are thicker than three-tab shingles. The cost of 30-year architectural shingles is $350 to $500 per square. The 50-year architectural shingles are even stronger and considered premium. The cost of this type of shingle may range from $450 to $700+ per square.
How to Use Our Roofing Calculator?
On our website, you can find a roof replacement cost calculator that is fairly easy to use.
First, you choose whether you need residential or commercial roofing. The main difference is the variety of materials available to both options. Another significant factor is the length, or area, of installation. Commercial roofing installations are often more complex.
And here goes the next step - choose the material. We offer architectural shingles, tile or metal roofing systems, single-ply membranes (typically used for commercial flat roofs.
Then just type in the area of your roofing in sq. feet to receive an estimate roofing price.
Advantage Remodelling and Roofing has been proudly providing high-quality services at the most reasonable price for more than 10 years in Dallas and Fort Worth areas, TX. Call (214) 250-3975 and our experienced professionals will gladly answer all your questions.