Frequently Asked Questions
Often it is difficult for an untrained eye to spot problem areas that can cause serious damages. Leaks, loose seams, missing shingles, hail damage, loose and/or missing granules are a few reasons you may need to replace your roof.
Sure Seal Restorations is an Owens Corning Preferred Contractor. We are also members of the Better Business Bureau, Bloomington Chamber of Commerce, Monroe County Builders Association, Indiana Builders Association, National Association of Homebuilders to name a few. Sure Seal Restorations is also highly rated on Angie'slist.
We offer a 10 year labor warranty, as well as a limited lifetime material warranty through Owens Corning. Since we are Owens Corning Preferred Contractors we are also able to offer upgraded and/or extended warranties directly through Owens Corning.
There has been a lot of durability advancement in asphalt shingles and vinyl siding in the past 10 years. Owens Corning and Certainteed are the top tier companies in the nation and we always recommend using their materials on our projects.
You are permitted to install a new layer of shingles over one existing layer. We do not ever recommend doing this for multiple reasons. A few reasons is that it voids the warranties on your new roof, your unable to see rotted or deteriorated wood, unable to replace flashings as needed, and the list goes on.
If your home was built prior to 1995, it may be time to replace your roof. Sure Seal Restorations is an Owens Corning Preferred Contractor located in Bloomington, Indiana. We will provide you with a comprehensive professional exterior inspection at no cost or no obligation to you. It is common that our expert inspectors will be able to target problem areas on your roof that will extend the life of your current roof. In the case that your roof is in need of a full replacement we will provide you with a replacement proposal within 24 hours. We guarantee all of our work locally and our roofs are backed by warranties from Owens Corning, the top roofing material distributor in the roofing industry.
A good indicator you may need some or all of your decking replaced is soft or spongie areas on the roof. In some cases the bad decking is visible from the attic area. Sure Seal Restorations has trained professionals to detect decking replacement on the initial inspection but it may be possible that a few sheets could go undetected until the shingles are all removed.
Dark spots could be a number of different things. Hail divots, dirt, blistering, granule loss, mold/mildew/algae, etc. Sure Seal Restorations has trained professionals to detect what is causing your roof to show any type of damage.
Yes. Sure Seal Restorations is licensed, insured, and bonded in the State of Indiana
Typically we can install your new roof in only one day!
The cost of a new roof can vary considerably based on the size, material, existing layers to tear off, etc. Sure Seal Restorations is very competetive in local pricing so contact us today for your free no obligation estimate!
We recommend Owens Corning for roofing materials. We use Epilay Weathertite Roofing Underlayment with its advanced engineering is a highly recommended mechanically attached coated woven synthetic roofing underlayment for sloped roofs. We also use Ice and Water Shield on all valleys, rakes, and low slope eves (gutter lines) for a second layer of protection from ice and snow.
We use 110-130 mile per hour wind resistant shingles. There are limited lifetime manufacturer warranties from the manufacturer.
Depending on our schedule, we can usually schedule a full roof replacement within one week. Contact us today.