The Best Time Of Year To Replace Your Rooftop In New Jersey

by | Feb 9, 2022 | Blog, New Jersey, Roof Replacement


Replacing the roof of your home takes some careful planning and decision-making. Many factors come into play when replacing the roof of your home. These include the availability of your preferred roofing materials, the availability of your trusted roofing company, and especially the best season in which to complete your roofing project.

Your roofing company needs to be able to work in cool and stable weather conditions in order to complete your roofing project accurately and efficiently. This allows them to work uninterrupted and capable of completing your roofing project on time.

While it is recommended that you replace your roofing system as soon as you realize that it is damaged beyond repair, there are some seasons where replacing your rooftop is easier than others.

The best season to complete a roofing project changes, depending on where you reside; in New Jersey, Summer and Fall is the best time of year to see to all your roofing needs. We explain why below.

New Jersey has a humid subtropical climate, which means that it has warm, humid, and wet summers and cold, freezing winters. New Jersey regularly experiences severe weather conditions including, hurricanes, tornadoes, blizzards, and more. This means that most often, homeowners replace their roofing systems once a significant storm has passed in order to keep them protected from the next one.

asphalt shingle roofing during fall season in New Jersey


While the weather is warm and sunny during the summer, it is the season with some of the more unstable weather conditions. New Jersey is affected by the Atlantic Hurricane Season, which can cause severe damages to rooftops and homes. It’s important that homeowners keep track of the weather before scheduling a replacement.


Winter in New Jersey brings rain, snow, snowstorms, blizzards, and more. It’s not the ideal season to replace your rooftop, but if your roofing is in dire need of a repair or replacement, it’s best to do it as soon as possible.

Spring and Fall

Spring and Fall have relatively stable weather conditions, but they do bring with them wet conditions, which can make navigating a rooftop particularly difficult and unsafe for your roofing team.


If you’re considering a roof replacement for your home, now would be the best time to give East Coast Roofing in New Jersey a call so that we can schedule your roof replacement project.