Central Florida's Most Experienced Roofing Contractor

Whether you have been planning on replacing your existing roof system or installing a new roof system on a structure you are currently, Don Schmidt Roofing and Contracting is able to professionally and reliably manage the repair or new installation. We have taken the time to answer a few questions that typically arise about roofing repair and installation in the Central Florida region.

If your question isn't covered below please call us at 407.892.9884 or contact us here.

Roofing Repairs and Installation Questions

  • My roof is leaking. What are choices I have now to remedy this? +

    Leaking can result from damage to a section of the roof or from flashing coming loose. Depending on the situation, we can patch the roof, recover the roof with new roofing material (also called re-roof), or replace the roofing system. Patching is usually appropriate if the roofing system is mostly
  • What are the costs of a new roof? +

    Pricing of a new roof all depends on the type of material you select, whether or not you remove the old roof, the type of underlayment, the price of the permit and the complexity of the roof and of the job site.
  • How long does it take to replace a roof? +

    Re-roof or new construction depends on the type of roof, the weather and the inspections needed. Generally for a family home of 1,500 square feet it can take a few days. Don Schmidt Roofing and Contracting works to keep your hassles to minimum with re-roofing.
  • What are the pros and cons of Asphalt Shingles, Wood Shingles and Metal Roofing for Central Florida homes and businesses? +

    Asphalt shingles are the least expensive per square (100 square feet). They are the number one residential roofing material in the USA because of their durability, variety of styles, different types and different designs. Wood shingles and shakes cost a little more and typically can have a longer lifespan. If
  • What is Thermoplastic Polyolefin, TPO? Why is TPO important for Florida Commercial Roofs? +

    TPO single ply roofing membranes are among the fastest growing commercial roofing products and have gained broad industry acceptance for their many performance and installation advantages. As demand increases for heat-reflective and energy efficient roofing systems, TPO single ply roofing membranes continue to provide exceptional resistance to ultra-violent, ozone and
  • What affects my roof’s performance? +

    Sun and intense wind and rain are what affects your roofing system the most. Central Florida's sun with its heat and ultraviolet rays cause roofing materials to deteriorate at a swifter rate than many other areas in our nation. Deterioration can occur faster on the sides facing west or south.
  • 1
  • 2