How long does a roof last? You probably know that the answer to this question depends primarily on what material was used to cover your roof in the first place. Keep in mind that the weather conditions in your region also make an impact on the life of your roof, as does the building construction and design, the frequency of maintenance, and – of course – the quality of the roofing material itself.
If you’re considering re-roofing your home, you’re probably also aware that the cost of the new roofing material you choose tends to correlate to how long your new roof will last.
In this infographic brought to you by Skywalker Roofing, you’ll see some of the different types of roof options available, pros and cons of each roof type, and the average life span or life expectancy of different roofing materials.