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    Replacing roof

    I needtoreplace roof in our house. Can anybody recommend some resonably priced roofing contractors in GTA?
    Generally, what is estimation cost of roof raplacing in 1850 sq ft house?

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    Quote Originally Posted by gibor365 View Post
    I needtoreplace roof in our house. Can anybody recommend some resonably priced roofing contractors in GTA?
    Generally, what is estimation cost of roof raplacing in 1850 sq ft house?
    It would certainly depend on whether it was a one or two story. It would also depend on how busy the roof was, i.e. dormers, number of peaks, etc.

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    I can recommend Roof-Tek Ontario Ltd. 416.580.6156 ask for Andras. PM me if you'd like any more details..

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dilbert View Post
    I can recommend Roof-Tek Ontario Ltd. 416.580.6156 ask for Andras. PM me if you'd like any more details..
    How do you know this guy? I couldn't find any review on the Internet for this company. And on website they have "Eavestrough and rain gutter installation " , not roof replacement ....

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    Quote Originally Posted by gibor365 View Post
    How do you know this guy? I couldn't find any review on the Internet for this company. And on website they have "Eavestrough and rain gutter installation " , not roof replacement ....
    I sent you a PM.

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    Toronto area roofing estimate
    http://www.sum-itroofing.ca/replace-roof.asp


    Good Ontario based listing of most reno costs
    http://www.ontariocontractors.com/costs.htm?printable=1
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    Quote Originally Posted by like_to_retire View Post
    It would certainly depend on whether it was a one or two story. It would also depend on how busy the roof was, i.e. dormers, number of peaks, etc.
    Just standard 2 story detached home.
    Usually I do research and raed reviews on homestars.com,,, for roofing there are about 15-20 companies with very similar rating.... so was womdering if anyone had good/bad experience with some of the companies.

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    Price will depend on type of roof. Asphault shingle?and quality. Rip off existing shingles or bang over?

    Some may depend on your expected remaining time in house.

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    Quote Originally Posted by twa2w View Post
    Price will depend on type of roof. Asphault shingle?and quality. Rip off existing shingles or bang over?

    Some may depend on your expected remaining time in house.
    I suppose "Rip off existing shingles". Current roof is 17 years old and couple of years ago 5-7 shigles was replace by some contractor.

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    Did ours about 9 yrs ago. 2100. sq ft house with hightlights as follows:
    tear off old shake roof
    resheet with osb
    apply 30 lb felt to all valleys and eves
    apply 15 lb felt over rest of roof and deck
    install metal valleys
    install 30 yr fibreglass laminated shingles
    install raised ridgeglass capping
    install AF50 low profiil roof vents (I think ot was about a dozen)
    replace plumbing flashings
    install step and wall flashings (for chimney)
    clean up and haul away debris

    Pd $11,500. all in

    oops, thought it was done only about 4 yrs ago but decided to send it to you anyway. How time flies!

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