Whittier ADU Roofing Project by FTR Renovation

Whittier, CA | June 11, 2024

FTR Renovation was tasked with installing a new roof for an ADU in Whittier, CA. The goal was to provide a durable, weather-resistant roofing solution that matched the aesthetic of the existing structures while ensuring long-term protection for the new dwelling.

  • Completed Date

    June 11, 2024
  • Project Budget

  • Project Duration

    1 month
  • Complete roofing installation for a newly constructed Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU).

    Project Challenges

    • Weather Conditions: Ensuring that the roofing installation was completed within the scheduled timeframe despite potential weather interruptions.
    • Aesthetic Integration: Matching the new roof’s design and materials with the existing properties to maintain visual consistency.
    • Quality Assurance: Using high-quality materials to ensure the roof’s longevity and resistance to local weather conditions.


    • To install a high-quality, durable roof for the ADU that complements the main property.
    • To complete the roofing project within the allocated 2-week timeframe and $12,000 budget.
    • To ensure the new roof provides long-term protection against the elements and enhances the overall value of the property.


    • Durable Roofing Solution: The new roof provides robust protection against weather conditions, enhancing the ADU’s durability.
    • Aesthetic Cohesion: The roofing design and materials seamlessly match the existing structures, maintaining visual harmony across the property.
    • Timely Completion: The project was completed within the 2-week timeframe and adhered to the $12,000 budget, demonstrating FTR Renovation’s efficiency and commitment to quality.

    Solutions & Strategy

    Planning and Preparation:

    Conducted a thorough assessment of the site and planned the roofing installation to ensure efficiency and minimal disruption to the surrounding area.

    Material Selection:

    • Shingles: Chose premium asphalt shingles known for their durability and aesthetic appeal.
    • Underlayment: Installed a high-performance underlayment to provide an additional layer of protection against moisture and wind.

    Installation Process:

    • Structural Integrity: Ensured the roof structure was solid and ready for shingle installation.
    • Shingle Installation: Laid shingles with precision to ensure a seamless, weather-tight finish.
    • Ventilation: Installed proper ventilation systems to enhance roof longevity and energy efficiency.

    “FTR Renovation did an excellent job on our ADU’s roof. They were professional, efficient, and attentive to detail, ensuring the new roof not only looks great but also provides excellent protection. We are extremely satisfied with the results.”