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Questions And Answers About Chicago Roofing

Get answers to your roofing questions from the experts at Chicago roofing. Find information about the types of roofing materials available for Chicago homes, how to select the right roof for your home, and other frequently asked questions about roofing.”

Yes, we are licensed in roofing. We are also licensed in Concrete, Masonry, and General Contracting. 

Roofing: 104-017613

GC: TGC030961

Masonry: MC6449

Concrete: MC6449 

Even if it may seem like a minor leak, we recommend calling a qualified roofer as soon as possible.

A small leak can gradually escalate to a big problem and costly damage. You should remove all items and try to contain the leak until a professional can come out and take a look.

The estimator should get back to you within 48hrs.

A new roof may be needed for various reasons, like leaky or ceiling damage.

Curling, missing, or mossy shingles could indicate that it is time to replace your roof.

We suggest giving us a call and scheduling a roof inspection to know the exact condition of your roof.

A typical roof should take no more than 1-3 days to complete.

Depending on the complexity, weather conditions, and accessibility of the roof it may take longer.

The estimated timeframe will be given with the proposal.

Yes! Replacing your roof before listing your home can drastically increase the resale value of your home.

We suggest setting up a roofing inspection to determine the condition of your roof and the work required.

The best time of year to replace your roof is Fall.

During Fall, the weather is more consistent while the weather cools down, making it the optimal time to replace your roof.


You may be tempted to save money by replacing your roof, but this is risky and dangerous.

Without the proper tools and training, you could seriously injure yourself or damage your home.

Leave roof replacement to the professionals with the experience and expertise to do the job safely and correctly.

Yes! When installed properly by a professional, solar panels do not damage your roof.

You know a roofing contractor is qualified when they have a roofing license.

To obtain a roofing license you need to take classes, have experience, and ultimately pass an exam to show your expertise.

A qualified roofer will have a license available upon request.

No! We do not suggest ever using lower-quality materials.

Off-brand materials are known for causing various issues and can actually cost you more in the long run.


A flat roof may be more prone to leaking, as they do not let water slide off as easily as steeply sloped roofs.

To prepare for a roof replacement, we ask that you remove any wall decorations and relocate your vehicle to make space for our crews.

During a roof replacement, there might be a lot of debris so suggest keeping pets and children indoors.

You should also cover all outdoor and attic belongings to protect them from any debris.

You will always be guaranteed a clean construction site when you work with us. 

When you work with us, we will do everything we can to resolve the issue.

Mistakes happen; when they do, you can trust us to quickly fix any problems.

If during installation more issues are found than expected, we will meet with you and come up with the perfect solution for your roof.

Yes! Replacing your gutters is very important as it directs rainwater away from your home while preventing mold, mildew, and other water damage.

Roofing inspections are important as they can help detect problems on time and prevent further damage. When you have annual roof inspections, you can rest assured that your roof is ready to handle the continuously changing weather, and avoid any costly bills from prolonged damage.


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