Storm damage can result from anything from billowing winds to torrential rain. The damage it can do to your home is significant and the roof takes the brunt of the damage. It’s important to check the structure for signs of damage, but actually doing so requires some strategy.
A single puncture in your roof is not usually reason enough to hit the panic button, but it could spell the beginning of the end for your roofing system. Any break in it can set the stage for water intrusion. This is especially true if your roof slope is flat. Even if you have good […]
Taking pictures of possible problem areas can help your prospective contractor diagnose your ailing roof ahead of time. A professional inspection will still be necessary, but producing visual aids prior to the official assessment can be a huge time-saver.
When thinking about regular home maintenance, people often overlook their roof. It’s designed to protect your home from the elements and easily lasts decades before showing any signs of disrepair. However, if your roof is already 25 or more years old, it may be time to call a roofing contractor for some much needed repair […]
A roof replacement, like other home improvement projects, such as bathroom remodeling, is an important investment. For many homeowners, it is expected that the new roof will provide protection for the years to come. Yet even after it is installed, your new roof could suffer premature failure early in its service life.