You might have recently built or purchased a tiny home, or you might have been living in it for a while. Overall, you might have really enjoyed living in your tiny home, but now might be time to make some improvements and renovations to it. For example, if your tiny home has a little bit of age to it now, then it might be time to find a roofing professional who will install a new roof for you. These are a few reasons why this might be a good idea.
Your Roof Might Be More Easily Damaged
Tiny home roofs can sometimes be damaged a little more easily than the roofs on more traditional homes. If your home is on wheels, then you might move it around a lot. This can cause some of the building materials that were used to construct your home to wear out a little more quickly. For example, when your tiny home shifts while it's being moved, this could cause shingles to come off of your roof. Additionally, many people set up their tiny homes in rural areas, where there might be a lot of trees. Falling limbs can cause damage to tiny home roofs. Lastly, you might have sourced used materials to build your tiny home originally; if you did this with roofing, then your roofing might now be worn out.
You'll Want Your Tiny Home to Be Energy-Efficient
One reason why you might have decided to build a tiny home in the first place might have been because these homes are energy-efficient. Having a new roof on your tiny home can make it that much more energy-efficient.
Replacing Your Roof Shouldn't Be Expensive
Many people worry about how much a roof replacement is going to cost, and it's true that you can easily spend a significant amount of money when purchasing a good-quality roof for a bigger home. However, since your home is so small, your roof replacement should not cost much money at all. This is particularly true if you choose a cheaper roofing option, such as if you have asphalt shingles installed. After all, an asphalt shingle roof is typically pretty affordable. It won't take a lot of materials for your project, and a roofing professional should be able to get the job done without investing a lot of hours in labor. Even if you want to choose a different type of roof that is more expensive — such as a metal roof — you might find that it will fit into your budget simply because your home is so small.
Reach out to a company like Catawba Valley Roofing & Restoration LLC to learn more.