Many people don’t know that when you contact a roofing contractor they will give you the option to install the new shingles over your existing roof, many roofers will call this method an “overlay”. Or you can opt to remove your existing roofing shingles before installing the new roof, better know as a “tear-off” in the trade. There are pros and cons to each method; In this blog post we are going to focus on the “tear-off” method.
Here are some pros of having your exiting roof torn off before installing new shingles.
Roofing tear offs are great but there is one downside:
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