Residential Roofing Replacement

The roof provides protection for your home. Handing it over for repairs or replacement means that you are leaving the protection of your home in someone else’s hands. However, with the help of a professional team, you won’t have to worry. When pursuing a residential roofing replacement, keep in mind the following:

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Nobody wants their home built with fragile materials, so it is important to understand the different materials available in order to determine which is best for you. Commonly used for residential roofing replacement materials are:

  • Asphalt composition shingles
  • Metal roofing
  • Wood shakes
  • Slate roofing

These materials come in different colors, which you can match to the outdoor decor of your home.

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residential roofing replacement

Metal roofs are flat or low slope. Slate utilizes asphalt shingles while tile utilizes wood. However, wood shingles must be replaced rather than repaired. 

How Professionals Handle Residential Roofing Replacement 

A professional residential roofer can help replace your roof with ease. Elm City Roofing can provide you with long-lasting results along with the security of a warranty. Our trained professionals are ready to assist you in your roofing needs, using years of experience and high-quality materials. 

Residential Roofing Replacement Process

The residential roofing replacement process typically involves the following steps:


The roof replacement service starts with the inspection of the roof’s current condition. There may be different approaches used by different companies, but a manual inspection will help outline the budget and offer clarity about whether you need a repair or replacement.

Analysis & Solution

If after analysis it is determined that the roof requires partial or total replacement, you may be requested to contribute to the cost of repairs to save the cost of having a full roof replacement.   

You will also be provided with a solution that is determined to be best for your roof repair. 


There are numerous options when it comes to roof replacement, including different colors, materials, and personal preferences. You can also request an energy-efficient model, among other options including:

  • Resisting the environmental impact
  • Lifespan of roofing
  • Warranty
  • Budget

After taking the above steps, the removal (if necessary) can begin. The components of the roofing will be removed one-by-one, most of the time by hand. When everything is removed, the debris will be lowered down to the ground into the waste container.

To protect your belongings on the ground, park your car away from the project site and keep your valuables at a distance.


Next, the new roofing will be installed according to your selected terms and conditions. A professional company like Elm City Roofing will install your roofing utilizing the best and latest techniques. Moreover, the installation will be performed by well-trained, certified staff.

A warranty will be given to you after the installation.


After installation, a careful review will reveal any minor imperfections. Such finalizing can be done by a magnetic sweep for nails as well as metal roofing. Quality control will also inspect the installation manually before providing you with the warranty to ensure 100% satisfaction and increase the durability of the installed roofing.

Insurance Policies 

By having previous roofing services provided by professionals, you may have insurance to cover the cost of repairs or replacement. Insurance coverage can be difficult to understand to the layman. However, our company Elm City Roofing, located in New Haven, Connecticut (CT) ensures that you have the right information to help you make the best decision.

The insurance and warranty claims professionals can help the owner to manage the property efficiently. By understanding insurance coverage, the owner can easily make claims to the insurance company. The process of insurance policies and coverage is made easier to save you from having any complications with your claims.

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Let’s Build Something

You can contact our Elm City Roofing professionals to know how we will be going to help you. We are here to handle any roofing-related needs and to answer your questions. Our team of experts will divulge any service you need.


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