While it's to be expected that a home's exterior will get a little beat up over the years, there comes a point when a homeowner needs to take action and get some repairs done. If you ignore the little signs that you may have a problem with your roof or your siding, then you could be putting your home and your family at risk. It's much better to call in a home improvement pro when you start to see the first signs of wear and tear. Sometimes, the signs that your home's exterior needs repairs will be quite obvious. If, for example, you come home to find unexplained puddles in your living room or bedroom, then you'll know that you need to check your roof for leaks. Unfortunately, not all signs of disrepair are as obvious as that. In some cases, it takes a watchful eye to notice that your home's exterior needs the help of a repair professional.
It's always a good idea to check your home for signs that you need repairs to essential components such as your roofing and siding. You don't have to do this too frequently, but it's advisable to check every few months for signs of wear and tear. It's especially important to do this after a big storm. The storm could have damaged your roof or your siding significantly, and if it has, then you'll want to get repairs or replacements right away.
Summit Exteriors, LLC is a full service licensed general contractor. We specialize in residential and commercial roofing and siding, as well as storm damage restoration. Being a local company located in Brunswick, Maine, we are able to personally assist you with all of your homes’ exterior and interior needs. We have a wide range of services available that include roofing, siding, and more. Summit Exteriors have created an incredibly easy process by simplifying insurance claims for our customers. We make sure all our customers receive the maximum amount of proceeds from their insurance company they are entitled to. Some of the services we offer include:
Residential And Commercial Roofing
Residential projects are what people are most familiar with compared to commercial roofing practices. Most residences have a standard asphalt shingled roof. Shingles are always budget friendly, last a very long time, and are pretty durable through the elements. If you happen to live in an area that is consistently beat on by nature, your other options include metal roofing, and even a system that uses wood shingles. These two different types typically cost more money than asphalt shingles, but they will hold up to bad weather much more consistently, and will last a much longer time. Your roofing contractor can help you to choose which type of roofing system would be best for your home, depending on your desired budget.
Siding is an integral part of roofing process. Usually, this term is used for outer covering. Hence, it protects roof & wall from weather effects. Summit Exteriors siding is available in form of wood, plastic (vinyl), metal, masonry, or composite materials. Normally, materials for siding remain same which was used in roofing. It can be interpreted in one more way that metal roofing siding is the exposed roof part.
Although it’s a fast and easy way to add some style and security back to your house, siding installation shouldn’t happen without the help of a siding professional. After all, it’s not something you want to get wrong. Siding companies understand the techniques and tools necessary for siding installation, so it’s best to leave it to the pros if you want things to be efficient and error-free.
Roof Repair And Replacement
It’s easy to get confused by the terminology. Roof repair and replacement can seem like the same thing, but in fact, these two processes are pretty different from one another. Roof repair is more along the lines of patching up a leak or two while replacement refers to the process of taking down your old roof and installing a new one. When you let things go too long without getting a minor roof repair done, you run the risk of spending a lot of time and money on an entire roof replacement.
At Summit Exterior, we’re proud to serve our local area and provide only the best of the best in supplies and materials. Whatsets us apart from other roof, siding and exterior companies is that customer service is our top priority. Our friendly, honest and efficient contractors are ready to assist you every step of the way and our financing options are in place to ensure there’s no reason our neighbors can’t maintain a sturdy roof.