So, you have submitted a quote request to have a new roof installed on your West Michigan home. It could be for a new look, you bought a home with a bad roof, or it was time to replace the one you have. Regardless, it is important to understand what expectations to have and how much it should cost for a new roof in West Michigan.
The price for installing a new roof on your West Michigan home can fluctuate for any number of reasons, making roof replacement difficult for homeowners to cost estimate. A new roof for two different homes with roughly the same square footage can be vary for any number of the following: roof slope, pitch, jutting windows, chimneys, or skylights.
Here are some rough figures to help you understand shingle prices for a new roof:
*These figures are for rough estimates only. Details of your particular home could cause prices to vary drastically.
Asphalt Shingle Prices in West Michigan
Do it yourself cost: $700 to $4,000
Werner Roofing installation cost: $1,500 to $9,000
Wood Shingle Prices in West Michigan
Do it yourself cost: $2,000 to $6,000
Werner Roofing installation cost: $7,000 to $15,000
Metal Roofing Prices in West Michigan
Do it yourself cost: Werner Roofing does not recommend DIY on metal roofs.
Werner Roofing installation cost: $5,000 to $17,000 for basic interlocking steel shingles; $12,000 to $22,000 for corrosion resistant steel sheets; $12,000 to $20,000 for aluminum metal; $25,000 to $40,000 for high-end metal roofing, including copper styles.
Tile Roofing Prices
Because of the weight of tile roofing, some homes need extra structural support, which can add another $1,500 to the roofing prices.
Do it yourself cost: Werner Roofing does not recommend DIY on Tile roofs.
Werner Roofing installation cost: $12,000 to $21,000 for clay tile; As much as $65,000 for high-end tiles.
Slate Roofing Prices
Do it yourself cost: Not recommended: $9,200 to $12,000
Werner Roofing installation cost: $23,000 to $46,000
Important Note: Add at least $500 to any price above if you need old shingles removed and hauled away.
Any homeowner needing a new roof in West Michigan should should seek a competitive estimate from a qualified professional roofing company like Werner Roofing. Make sure your roofing contractor is licensed, insured, has a permanent place of a business, and holds a track record for quality. Be sure and ask for referrals and testimonials from past clients.