If you’re a very savvy DIYer who owns their own home, you may be looking into doing your own roof install work. This can be a daunting project for most homeowners, but if you have experience in the roofing industry or working with power tools at great heights, you may be prepared to do the job right.
The video posted on this page is a great place to start your project preparation.
Most homeowners have shingle roofs, and if you want to keep a shingle roof instead of doing a metal roof install, you’ll need to learn how to install shingles to a professional level. In the video, you’ll learn how to prepare the roof for shingles, how to space the shingles, and how to install the shingles such that they don’t leak. All of these aspects of shingle roof installations are essential, so if you aren’t confident that you can handle them, keep learning before you start the project.
If you have any concerns about installing your own shingles, don’t hesitate to reach out to a qualified local roofer for assistance. Some roofers may let you help out on the job so you can build your skills and fully understand how your roof has been constructed.