Weldun Roofing Checklist

The Ultimate Roofing Guide for Lafontaine and Midland area Homeowners

Welcome to a new era of roofing excellence in Lafontaine, Ontario! With years of experience and a stellar reputation in Guelph, Weldun Roofing is thrilled to expand our services to your community. In this guide, you will find everything you need to know about hiring a roofing contractor, maintaining your roof, and more.

Why Choose Weldun Roofing?
Roof skylights on house overlooking scenic green landscape

Industry Experience

Over 16 years of experience roofing.

Quality Assurance

We use only the best materials and adhere to strict quality standards.

Customer Satisfaction

Our reputation is built on satisfied customers and high-quality workmanship.

Local Presence

Now proudly serving the Lafontaine, Midland and surrounding community with the same dedication and professionalism that Guelph residents have come to trust

What you will learn in this guide

  • Signs You Need a New Roof: How to identify when it’s time to replace your roof.
  • Choosing the Right Roofing Material: A breakdown of options like asphalt shingles, rubber roofing, and more.
  • The Roofing Process Explained: Step-by-step overview of a typical roofing project.
  • Maintenance Tips: How to extend the life of your roof with proper care and maintenance.
  • FAQs About Roofing Projects: Answers to common questions and concerns.
  • Checklist for Hiring a Roofing Contractor: Key factors to consider to ensure you hire the best.
Our Checklist

Weldun Roofing: Ultimate Roofing Guide

  • Age of Roof: Most roofs installed in the last 15 years last between 15-20 years. If yours is older, it may be time for a replacement.
  • Visible Damage: Look for curling or missing shingles, granules in gutters, and roof valleys that indicate wear.
  • Water Damage: Leaks or stains on your ceiling are critical signs of roof failure.
  • Asphalt Shingles: Affordable, easy to install, and available in various styles.   We offer Canadian made shingles as well as other brands to give you a good, better, best option.
  • Euroshield – Rubber roofing.   New to this area.   An alternative to traditional shingles.  Canadian made.   Premium roofing system.  Durable, and long-lasting.  Excellent curb appeal.
  • Inspection and Estimate: A thorough inspection followed by a detailed estimate.
  • Material Selection: Guidance on choosing the best materials for your home.
  • Installation: Professional and efficient installation by our experienced team.
  • Final Inspection: Ensuring everything is up to our high standards.
  • Regular Inspections: Schedule annual inspections to catch minor issues before they become major problems.
  • Gutter Cleaning: Keep gutters clear to prevent water damage and maintain roof integrity.
  • Debris Removal: Remove leaves, branches, and other debris that can damage shingles and cause leaks.
  • How long does a roofing project take? Typically, 1 -3 days depending on the size and complexity of the job.
  • What if it rains during the project? We monitor the weather closely and ensure your home is protected with tarps, synthetic underlay and only open up as much roof as we can handle without exposing your roof to the elements.
  • Do you offer warranties? Yes, we offer comprehensive warranties on both materials and labor.   Weldun Roofing offers a 10 year workmanship warranty on every project and each of the shingle companies carry their own shingle defect warranties.
  • Licensing and Insurance: Verify that the contractor is licensed and has commercial liability insurance as well as WSIB.
  • Experience: Look for a contractor with a solid track record and positive reviews.
  • Written Estimates: Always get a detailed, written estimate before work begins.
  • Warranty Offers: Ensure they provide warranties on materials and workmanship.

Canadian Choice Awards Winner 2024!  

Readers Choice Winner in Guelph 2015 – 2023 – the favourite roofing contractor in Guelph and area in the  Reader’s Choice Awards.   We couldn’t have done it without our staff and homeowners!