When it comes to residential roofing Gainesville is one of the harsher places in terms of the elements. With asphalt shingle roofs lasting around 15-20 years, it may be time to consider a roof replacement for your Gainesville, GA home. At Elite Roofing of Georgia, we are ready to make your roof repair affordable and easy. Our veteran teams have been providing roofing services for over 20 years
We work with the best roofing products in the industry. Additionally, we are committed to making it easy to work with us on your project. Our professionals are experienced in working with insurance companies and know-how to streamline the process. We know how stressful a roof replacement can be. And that is why our goal is to make your roofing project painless and simple
Which Type of Residential Roofing Gainesville Material is Right for Your Project?
Elite Roofing of Georgia can give you a roof that will last because we only the most high-quality products on the market. Whether you are looking at traditional roofing systems like 3-tab asphalt shingles, or one of the many materials, our experts can help you find the ideal product for your budget and roof. There are many more types of roofing available than listed below. However, these are some of the most common roof types you will see.
Keep in mind that there are pros and cons to each roofing material. Our well-trained project managers are available to help you find the right building materials for your residential roof.
Asphalt Fiberglass Shingles
This common type of roofing material has existed for over 100 years. It has improved with the addition of fiberglass and other technology. And still remains one of the most cost-efficient roofing materials out there. Asphalt roofing shingles have a life of 15 to 20 years. They come in a wide variety of colors and there are great options to match the exterior color of most homes.
One of the biggest disadvantages of asphalt shingles is the environmental concern associated with disposal as well as lower energy efficiency.
Standing Seam Metal Roofing
Made from steel or aluminum, typically the standing seam metal roof gets its name from the raised seams that lock metal panels together to keep out rain and moisture. Residential metal roofing is becoming more popular because of its longevity. Typically, metal roofs last up to 75 years when installed correctly. The main disadvantage is that metal roofing installation is about 2-3 times more expensive than that of an asphalt shingle roof.
Clay Tile/Concrete Tile
Clay and concrete tile are commonly utilized hot climates. Overall, they are regarded as high-quality roofing materials with great curb appeal. The average roof lasts 50 or more years. This makes it is a great alternative to more traditional roofing systems. The major disadvantage for these roof types is that the cost typically starting at 4 times the more traditional asphalt 3-tab shingle roof.
Synthetic tile roofing is a relatively new product in the market. However, it is a great lower-cost alternative to slate, ceramic or concrete roof tile systems. The synthetic material consists of engineered plastic and rubber materials. They are nearly impossible to distinguish from real slate roofs.
At 1/5th of the cost of real slate and the generous warranties that are offered on the material, they are great alternative slope roofing panels. they are still considerably more expensive than other materials despite costing significantly less in than a real slate roof.
There are many other great materials for your residential roofing Gainesville project that we did not list here. Ask our well-trained team what would be right for your home. Other materials to consider are:
- Cedar shake.
- Rolled rubber.
- Membrane style roofing.
There are many factors to consider when deciding what roof material will be best for your Gainesville, GA home. Environment, structure and energy savings all will determine the materials you should buy. Also, you will need to keep in mind your budget for your new roof. It is important to factor in the long-term upkeep costs associated with various materials.
Improper installation can result in a shortened life or unexpected and costly leaks whatever the roof material you choose. Our expert teams will help you choose the right material and install it properly. Elite Roofing of Georgia is a roofing company with over 20 years of experience. Let us help you complete your residential roof in Gainesville, GA.
Residential Roofing Warranties
Our customers will receive a 10 Year No Leak Warranty Certificate from us and a GAF System Plus Warranty from the manufacturer (GAF). You can even upgrade your warranty to the GAF Golden Pledge Warranty which includes upgraded materials and an inspection from a GAF inspector after we install the roof.
The upgraded warranty can actually add value to your home as both of these warranties can also be transferred if you ever sell your home. Your roof will be covered by our 10 Year No Leak Warranty. The manufacturer’s warranty is yours to keep even if you decide not to use GAF.
Residential Roofing Gainesville Safe Site Promise
Roof installations are a large job. Elite Roofing of Georgia does our best to provide fast and friendly service for your roof replacement. Our goal is to get you back to your life as quickly as possible. We do not stop there either. Our roofing experts will ensure your home is picked up of all debris including nails, screws and shingle pieces. We take our cleanup seriously, so you don’t have to.
About Gainesville GA
Known as the Queen City of the Mountains and the Poultry Capital, Gainesville’s most recent designation as “Hospitality Capital of the World” came when Gainesville hosted the 1996 Olympic rowing/kayaking events. 38,000-acre Lake Sidney Lanier offers many recreational opportunities, including canoe and kayak rentals at the Olympic Venue. Road Atlanta is a world-renowned road racing course. It hosts the Petit LeMans each year.
Downtown Gainesville is home to many shops and restaurants. And interestingly, it marks the beginning of a to-scale model of the solar system. The woodland refuge and museum at Elachee Nature Science Center are located adjacent to the Chicopee Woods Nature Preserve and Chicopee Woods Agricultural Center.
The arts abound at The Arts Council, located in the transformed CSX railroad depot and at the Quinlan Visual Arts Center, located on Historic Green Street. Civil War buffs will want to visit the Piedmont Hotel and the gravesite of Confederate General James Longstreet. Other must-sees are Interactive Neighborhood for Kids and the Northeast Georgia History Center.
Let Elite Roofing of Georgia provide you with a free roof inspection for your Gainesville, Georgia home.