Our Blog

Scotts Roofing J. D. Baird
Roofing Experts

Do I Need a Permit for a Roof Replacement in Colorado?

Navigating the legalities of roof replacement can be daunting, especially in Colorado. Understanding the permit requirements is crucial for homeowners embarking on such projects. While the question of permits is prominent, various factors shape the answer. From local regulations to the scope of work, each aspect contributes to the complexity

Read More »
Roofing Experts

How To Avoid Common Roofing Scams in Colorado

After a storm or adverse weather, most people are at hand to help others in a crisis. Sadly, while it’s a minority, some of those offering help are scammers looking to make money for little or no work. In the height of panic, you might accept the first offer of

Read More »
Roofing Experts

Can Asphalt Shingles Be Recycled in Colorado?

Considering the environmental impact of asphalt shingles in Colorado, the question arises: Can asphalt shingles be recycled in Colorado? Understanding the complexities of shingle recycling and the regulatory landscape in Colorado is crucial to addressing this inquiry. By examining existing policies, industry practices, and environmental considerations, we can gain insight

Read More »
Roofing Experts

When To Replace Your Colorado Roof — 6 Signs To Look For

There are a lot of factors to consider when it comes to replacing a roof. Roofing material is often categorized by its expected lifespan, which gives the homeowner a general idea of how long their roof should last. Asphalt shingle roofs are most common and are usually the default material

Read More »
Roofing Experts

How Long Does It Take To Replace a Roof in Colorado?

The time it takes to replace a roof in Colorado varies based on several factors. For larger homes, the project may take two to three days. If your roof is more complex or made of more premium materials, a replacement could take five days to a few weeks. But if

Read More »
Roofing Experts

How to Negotiate a Colorado Roof Replacement With Insurance

A roof replacement can be a costly endeavor, so it only makes sense to want your insurance to help foot the bill. Colorado is no stranger to insurance claims related to hail. In fact, we all know Colorado is prone to high winds, hailstorms, and other severe weather that can damage

Read More »
Roofing Experts

What Size Hail Will Damage a Roof?

The bigger the hailstone, the more harm they’ll cause. Hailstones can vary in size, and, coupled with other circumstances such as storm duration, climate, and size of the stones themselves, they can be the root of many home maintenance issues. For example, hail damage can look like cracks and dents on roofs,

Read More »
Rockies snow covered house roof and trees
Roofing Experts

How Much Snow Weight Can a Colorado Roof Hold?

Colorado’s harsh winter conditions raise an important question for every homeowner and business owner – how much snow weight can my roof handle? Understanding this limit is a matter of safety and smart property management. Read on to learn more about snow load requirements, how it is measured, and how

Read More »
Roofing Experts

What Type of Roof Is Best for Colorado Homes?

Want to update the roof of your home but not sure where to start? Don’t worry – you’re in the right place. We’re going to take you through everything you need to know, including the different kinds of materials available, their unique pros and cons, and what you need to

Read More »
Roofing Experts

Class 3 vs. Class 4 Shingles for Colorado Homes

If you’re in the market for a new roof, there’s a good chance you’ve heard about Class 3 and 4 shingles. Simply put, they’re classifications that describe the level of impact resistance for your roofing material. Impact-resistance shingles are designed to withstand the impact of bad weather, such as flying

Read More »
Schedule an Inspection

Before you go... We know you'll LOVE our work!

Let us provide you with a free roof inspection & estimate.