Charlotte Residential Roofing

Roof Gutters in Charlotte

High Top Roofing recently purchased a new gutter machine.

We're excited about this equipment because we now have the ability to form and install new seamless precision gutters and downspouts on your home as part of a comprehensive project to replace or repair your roof.

Roof gutters can need replacement for a number of reasons.

Sometimes the gutters become dated and it might be time to update them to a fresh, new style.

Roofing Shingle Shortages in Matthews During the Pandemic

If you've been looking for a new roof in Matthews, North Carolina, then you may be aware that there's a shortage of roofing shingles in the greater Charlotte metro area.

So when a Matthews Roofing Company places a shingle order with a manufacturer, it could take a couple of weeks for the order to come in or it might not be possible to get that type of shingle at all in the current market.

How Squirrels Damage Shingle Roofs in Wesley Chapel

One of the most common roofing repair jobs High Top Roofing does in Wesley Chapel, it to repair roof damage caused by squirrels.

Squirrels can peel up your your roof shingles and damage them and chew through your roof decking.

They also can tear holes in your roof soffits or fascia, damage your gutters, and then enter your home and wreak havoc.

Once their in your attic, they can chew up electrical wiring, damage insulation, and damage things you have stored in your attic.

Cricket Repairs on Charlotte Roofs

When it comes to roof repairs in Charlotte, one of the most common types of roofing repairs made by High Top Roofing involves cricket repairs.

As shown below, a cricket is a section of the roof that's surrounded by a roofing section that slopes into the area and/or the house.

As you can tell from the photo, a cricket is highly susceptible to roof leaks because of the large volume of water that can flow through the area.

Charlotte Roofs Helped by Stable Shingle Prices in 2020

Let's face it.

There was not a lot of good news during 2020 on many fronts due to the virus.

However, the cost of installing a new roof in Charlotte during the year was not as negatively affected by the virus as much as the cost of other building materials were.

According to the producer price index report released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics for November 2020, the cost of asphalt roofing and siding materials increased by 3.1% over the last 12 months.

How to Spot Bad Charlotte Roofing Contractors

When you have a roof leak or you're in need of a roofing repair, you might be very apprehensive and concerned when you begin the process of trying to find a reputable roofing contractor.

And you have good reason to be concerned.

After all, there's no shortage of horror stories out there from Charlotte homeowners who were unlucky enough to select the wrong roofing contractor.

And let's face it, while you might already have a favorite landscaper or small repair contractor, there's a good chance that you don't have a favorite roofing contractor in your address file.

Should You Repair or Replace Your Charlotte Roof?

Let's face it.

Does any homeowner with a roof leak wake up get excited about spending thousands of dollars on a new roof?


But when you have a leak and contact a Charlotte roofering company, there's a good chance you'll want to consider repairing your roof instead of replacing it.

Why Asphalt Shingles are a Great Choice in Charlotte

When you're looking to replace a roof on a home in the Charlotte Metro area, you probably know that asphalt shingles are the most popular roofing solution.

They can be found on 70 to 80 percent of all homes in the United States.

There are a lot of reasons for this.

One of the main reasons for their popularity is due to their relatively low cost, ease of installation by a skilled crew, and their decent life expectancy.

Owens Corning Roofing Preferred Contractor

Owens Corning Roofing Preferred Contractor

High Top Roofing was recently invited to become an Owens Corning Roofing Preferred Contractor.

We're now part of an exclusive network of roofing professionals who meet the highest standards and strict requirements for professionalism and reliability.

In order to become part of this network, a roofing contractor must:

Charlotte Residential Roofing Shingle Maintenance

High Top Roofing brings nearly 30 years of residential roofing installation and repair service experience to the Metro Charlotte, North Carolina area.

We believe that maintaining your Charlotte residential roof is a critical part of keeping you home looking its best while maintaining its value.