Fichtner Home Exteriors stands as a locally rooted, family-owned company, proudly earning accolades such as the “Best Roofing Contractor” from What’s Up Annapolis and the “Best Roofing” title from the Capital Gazette for several consecutive years. Our commitment extends beyond awards – we pledge to consistently deliver superior roofing services, expert craftsmanship, and exceptional customer care. We recognize the paramount importance of a secure roof over your dwelling, your home is a cherished investment.
A roof embodies more than mere protection; it signifies aesthetics, resilience, and watertight assurance. At Fichtner Home Exteriors, we understand the significance of these key aspects in a roofing system. This is where beauty meets protection.
Whether your roof requires repairs or a complete replacement, our dedicated team manages every aspect of the roofing process. From our knowledgeable office staff and on-site estimators to supervisors, installation crews, and a responsive service department, we ensure a seamless experience for all your roofing needs.
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Not all roofing systems are appropriate so you need to take into consideration pitch, slope, price, aesthetics and what can be handled.
- In Maryland, Asphalt Shingle Roofing is the most common material found on slope roofs for a variety of factors.
- Shingle roofing is the most affordable system.
- Most shingle roofs are installed within 1-2 days.
- Due to manufacturing advancements, this roofing system can last 25-35 years.
- Priced at about $4-6 per sq. ft.
- Prior to the introduction of asphalt shingles, wood shingles used to be the most common.
- Many consider cedar to be the most beautiful roof system.
- In our humid climate, there are several important details to note when installing cedar roofing otherwise it will fail quickly. This includes being pressure treated and installed with a breathable underlayment.
- Notably very aesthetic and long lasting.
- While it is 3-4x more expensive than shingle roofing, with the right installation and maintenance, it could last 40-50 years.
- Priced at about $25-40 sq. ft.
- By far the most durable roof on the market, has become the material of choice in the Florida Keys and the Caribbean.
- Lasts 3-4x as long as shingle roofing
- If installed and maintained properly, it will last about 50-75 years.
- Priced at about $12-25 sq. ft.
- Unparalleled and timeless charm to homes.
- Slate roofs are very durable and can last upwards of 75-100 years, but they require regular maintenance about every 5 years after the first 15 years of installation.
- The lifespan of 1 slate roof equates to the lifespan of approximately 3 shingle roofs.
- Priced at about $25-35 sq. ft.
- Flat roofing must be used when the roof pitch is below 2/12, or when there is no pitch at all.
- Flat roofing comes in standard colors black, white, and gray.
- Fichtner Home Exteriors offers commercial flat roofing systems on a residential scale.
- Priced at about $12-25 sq. ft
- Most commercial roofs will have a blend of all of these roofing systems and it must be tied together properly.
- At Fichner Home Exteriors, we are equipped with the skills and tools to handle any commercial project but with a personal touch on a residential setting.
- Fichtner Home Exteriors is able to provide extended warranties through manufacturers.
We are dedicated to your total satisfaction on every single job we complete. We look forward to learning more about your next project.
Tom Fichtner, President
Fichtner Home Exteriors