The cost to replace a roof can vary widely depending on various factors, including the size of the roof, the materials used, the contractor's labor costs, and the location. Here in Florida, several additional factors may influence the cost of roof replacement: We experience a sub-tropical...

Here in Florida we’re prone to more frequent and intense storm seasons than most anywhere else in the United States–leading to more storm damage to roofs than almost anywhere else in the United States. With homeowners insurance becoming more and more complicated here each year,...

Today we’re going to address a frequently asked question regarding which type of roof material holds up the best against the extreme storm weather we often see here in the “sunshine” state. Choosing the best roofing material for storm season here in Florida involves considering...

Here in Florida, hurricanes and strong storms are a concern when it comes to potential home damage. It's essential to have a strong and durable roof design to withstand extreme weather conditions. But which one is the strongest? The strongest roof design for homes in...

Here at Universal Roofing & Contracting there is a question we’ve heard more than a few times; “Do I still need to fix my roof if it only leaks every once in a while?” The short answer? Yes. Yes, a roof that only leaks sometimes should...

As autumn wraps its arms around us and we get ready for the home stretch of 2023, we thought we’d take a look at some of the roofing trends we’ve seen and been a part of this year around the Tampa area. Darker colors have carried...

Choosing a reliable and qualified roofer is essential to ensuring the quality and durability of your roof. Here’s some insight to help you see why Universal Roof & Contracting is the best choice for your roofing needs here in the Tampa area. Research and Reviews    -...

When choosing between steel and tile roofing, both options have their advantages and disadvantages. Whether your priorities lie in durability, aesthetics or the best combination of both, Universal Roof & Contracting can give you the information you need to make an informed decision. Let’s take a...