I was entirely unhappy when I realized that I needed to update the roof on our home. For several years, I had been finding stray shingles in the lawn as well as the gardens. I knew the roof was aged as well as in disappointing condition. Both of us had been getting by with having sections patched for the last various years. When there was a recognizably nasty spring thunderstorm, the roof started to leak in quite a few sites. I hired a roofing business for an estimate, as well as was appalled by the cost of a current roof. The whole project was a bad ordeal. The roofing crew trampled our gardens as well as spread shingles, nails as well as debris all over the yard. With the roof torn off, our house was filthy as well as uncomfortable. There was no way we could run the A/C, as well as the outside temperature was in the high eighties, with vicious humidity. Both of us dealt with tons of dust, pollen, as well as bugs, as well as I couldn’t wait for the roofing work to be completed. When the roofing crew finally packed up their ladders as well as left, I turned the temperature control down as well as started up the A/C. I expected it to take the A/C at least an hour or 2 to cool down the house. I was shocked when our whole apartment was perfectly cool within twenty minutes. Since replacing the roof, our biweekly utility bills have been reduced by a second. The A/C as well as gas furnace no longer run as long, work as hard, or require as much energy to operate. My apartment is cleaner, honestly healthier as well as far more comfortable. I had not realized how much energy the aged roof was allowing to escape.