Indianapolis Roofing Contractor

Lathrop Contracting specializes in hail damage roof repair – one of the most common causes of roof damage.

experienced & qualified Indianapolis roofing contractors

Let us help you with your Indianapolis  roofing needs. Lathrop Contracting is a certified Select Shingle Master with CertainTeed certification. As an Indianapolis roofing contractor we will give you a no-hassle, free roofing estimate on your roofing project. We have more than 35 years of experience in the roofing industry.  We offer installation services for residential and commercial properties.

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Contact us for  an inspection of your property

Our inspection will help us determine the exact condition of your roof and advise on the best course of action – whether it is replacing a few loose or damaged shingles or a complete roof replacement.

We outperform most Indianapolis roofing companies because of our many years of experience in roofing repair and installation.

protection you deserve

In addition to installations, we offer other services to help protect and extend the life of your new roof.

Installing ice and water shields at all gutter lines and valleys as well as drip edges and gutter aprons for every roof installation are a standard part of our sevice for Indianapolis customers with low-slope roofs and roofing membranes.

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Your roof will be repaired or replaced using only quality materials from top manufacturers. As a preferred contractor, we can offer the best warranties in the industry fully backed by the manufacturers.

Hailstorms happen, even here in Indiana. When they do, no matter the size of the hail, your home’s roof can sustain major damage. If you don’t act quickly to have your roof professionally inspected and repaired, delaminated, damaged or missing shingles could allow water to penetrate your home causing further damage.

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don’t waste any more time

Think your home insurance should cover your roofing project or repairs? Lathrop Contracting will work with insurance companies to provide the specific detailed information required to get your claim approved and your roof repaired quickly.

Lathrop Contracting is a licensed and insured Indianapolis general contractor specializing in roofing, gutters, and siding. We are certified installers for all name-brand manufacturers.

Whether your home is ready for a new roof to take care of rot, extensive damage, or just to give your home a new look or you just need minor roof repair, fill out our form for a free estimate or call us today at (317) 783-6929 and we will schedule an appointment to evaluate your central Indiana roofing project. You can also learn more roofing repair and installation information at our blog.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do I know if I need a new roof?

On average, a roof has between 15 and 30 years of useful life, depending on the quality of the materials, the location, the climates, etc. However, you should be alert to some warning signs like broken shingles, if the asphalt has lost its grainy texture, leaks, drywall with cracks or losing its color, visible cracks, and damage caused by the wind and rusted flashing.

How much will a new roof cost me?

There are several factors that determine the price of a new roof. The main factor is the quality and professionalism of your roofing contractor. The materials, the brand, the size, and the form are also factors that influence the final price. An assessment of your roof must be done to determine the cost. Remember that you should always consider quality. But the price is not the only thing you should consider, your priority is quality. If you hire services at low cost and end up with a poor quality installation, in time it will be much more expensive.

How long will it take to install my new roof?

The first thing you have to take into account is that there are always unforeseen events that affect the installation of new roofs. The weather is a very important factor because the climate must be manageable to complete the job. On average, it usually takes between 1 to 2 days to complete the installation of a new roof.

“A hail storm caused quite a bit of damage to the home. Lathrop Contracting replaced the roof, put new siding and gutters on.”

“They did a great job and were very good about staying on schedule. Scott Whitlock was great to communicate with throughout the process. I would highly recommend.”

Brandi Spaeth


SELECT ShingleMaster™ (SSM)

This is the top level CertainTeed roofing credential, and represents the highest standards of excellence, quality, and knowledge in the shingle roofing industry. An SSM has shown extensive knowledge of shingle installation and quality through rigorous testing, and have provided CertainTeed with proof of workers’ compensation and liability insurance. Only an SSM can offer you the highest level of SureStart PLUS™ extended warranty coverage when an Integrity Roof System is installed on your home.

CertainTeed’s Luxury Shingles

Residential Roofing Products include everything necessary to provide a quality roofing system typically for a consumer’s home, garage, or other residential applications. Residential roofing products are usually designed for steep slope application. Products can include roofing shingles, underlayments and accessory products. Lathrop Contracting is proud to be a CertainTeed Shingle Master™ Contractor.

CertainTeed manufactures high-quality asphalt roofing shingles in a wide variety of styles and colors for residential applications. Asphalt roofing shingles are the most commonly used residential roofing products in the market. There are three major categories of roofing shingles including strip roofing shingles, dimensional roofing shingles, and premium roofing shingles.

Residential Roofing Products 

Strip shingles are the most basic of residential roofing products available in the market. They are single layered roofing shingles that are generally designed to look like slate. CertainTeed manufactures strip shingles under the product names CT™ 20, XT™ 25, and XT™ 30.

Dimensional roofing shingles typically are heavier weight than strip roofing shingles. They are manufactured as dual-layered products or multi-layered in the case of CertainTeed’s tri-laminate technology. CertainTeed manufactures the Landmark™ Series Roofing Shingle as an example of a dimensional roofing shingle

Premium roofing shingles are typically laminated and provide enhanced aesthetics and an increased design element. CertainTeed manufactures Grand Manor™, and Presidential Shake™ TL.