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Should I Stay Home During My Roof Replacement?

should i stay home during my roof replacement

Here is a short list of things to keep in mind if you plan on staying inside your home during your roof replacement.

  1. Roof Replacement can be a noisy process

Children and elderly family members may be sensitive to loud noise you may want to plan accordingly. Pets also may be uneasy of loud noises, in order to avoid them running away, please secure them in the best and safest way possible.

  1. When you leave your home, be sure to look out for falling debris

A lot of debris can fall to the ground when the roof is being torn off. Please be extra cautious when entering or leaving your home. Roof workers, often cannot see beyond the edge of the roof while they work. If you have any questions, contact your roofing consultant right away.

  1. Landscape and Foliage

We strive to protect your lawn, patio, and flowerbeds. We ensure that a tarp is attached from the roof edge to the ground, in order to cover your pool or foliage area.

  1. Use of your parking space

Parking in your own driveway on the start day, can be a burden to yourself. Since many contractors park their vehicle, materials, and tools on the driveway. You might end up in a bad spot, or not be able to easily leave your driveway. So, if you are planning on staying home, you will need to find a safe place to park your vehicle away from falling debris.

The Key Takeaway

Although it may be best to remain at home while your roof is being replaced. In case you are planning on leaving your home, please use caution and voice any concerns you may have with your roofing consultant.