How to Select a Great-Looking Roof for Your Norton, MA Home

Great Roof Choices for HouseSo you’ve decided to sell your home or at least make a strong attempt to increase the value of your property. The first thing you should do is step outside and evaluate the curb appeal of your home. How does the landscaping look? What about the exterior paint or siding? And how about that roof? Even if your roof is in good working condition, meaning no leaks or major issues, it is important to have it look it’s very best. If the shingles are worn and look like they’ve seen better days, you might want to install a new roof as part of your rejuvenation and home remodeling project in Norton.

Maintaining your roof is important, but if you have had several seasons where you have neglected gutter cleaning, shingle inspections, and have no idea what is going on up in your attic, it’s time to contact professional roofing services to come out and do an inspection. There’s much more to your Norton roofing installation than making sure everything is working as it should. When people go out to purchase a home, or when real estate agents provide you with a value for your property, they will likely reduce the selling price if you have a worn out or dirty-looking roof.

How Long Does a Roof Last?
Depending on the original materials that were used to install a new roof on your home, most roofs only last about 15-20 years before they need to be replaced. It’s a good idea to get an evaluation of your roof by trusted and reputable professional roofing services. If you have an older home that is around 20 years of age, chances are good that the roof is still original. You can either replace the roof entirely with a Norton roofing installation or you can make repairs and install a new roof over the old one, depending on the advice of the contractor and again, the type of materials that were originally used.

Building a Great-Looking Roof
If you really want to make your home look its very best, it is important to keep an eye on the materials that are used and the methods used to install them for your home remodeling project in Norton. Don’t just go for the cheapest products and make sure to hire a roofing company that can provide services that will increase the value of your home. Choose from a wide variety of materials, including wood, asphalt shingles, metal, tiles and slate. The most popular by far are asphalt shingles, however it is important to know that all shingles aren’t created equal.

Product Showcase: Sienna® from GAF
Innovative design is behind the beautiful Sienna® shingles, which are cut into a classic diamond shape that is reminiscent of Old World style and charm. However, these shingles also have the best of both worlds, featuring a Class A fire-rating and unique Diamond Cut™ granules that are designed to add more depth to each shingle, while reflecting light and UV rays.

Boss Services, Inc. is an authorized installer of GAF roofing products, which include a line of very well-made lightweight and flexible shingles that come in a variety of options, including a superior strength product known as Micro Weave™ Core Construction, which has colored and mineral granules that provide UV protection and lock in color for a great-looking finish. There are also a variety of styles to choose from, which should be selected based upon the architectural style of your home. A good roofing company will go over all of the options with you, discussing which materials will look best based upon the pitch, angle and surface area of your existing roof to determine whether or not the materials you prefer would work best in your situation.

Some of the options available for your Norton roofing installation include:

  • options for a variety of textured patterns
  • multiple color selections to improve aesthetic appeal
  • different shapes and styles of shingles
  • various levels of performance and safety ratings


Contact Boss Services, Inc. for a Beautiful GAF Roof
If you are serious about choosing the best colors, styles and appearance options, while also embracing some of the most high-tech options available for performance in your new roof, contact Boss Services, Inc. to view our selection of top quality GAF products and materials. Give us a call at (508) 297-0635 to get an estimate for our professional roofing services for your home remodeling project in Norton. Call today and learn why so many Massachusetts homeowners have trusted Boss Services, Inc. for their home remodeling and renovation needs for over two decades.