Roof Inspections and Maintenance

Many homeowners believe that once a roof has been installed, no further action is required. They believe the warranty will provide a solution for performance problems, when in actuality, warranties specify that the owner is obligated to maintain the roof properly. With Winter already here, you should have had your roof thoroughly inspected. As the temperature drops, roofing risks increase and if you neglect to inspect your roof, heavy snow and ice buildup, can cause significant roof damage. Below are preventive measures and tips to maintain your roof. Drain Blockage and Ponding Water Debris is one of the leading causes of roof damage and leaks. Debris such as fallen leaves and branches can create real problems, as mentioned in the “4 Of The Best Gutter Cleaning Solutions” blog post. Debris can clog scuppers, downspouts, and roof drains, leaving ponding or stagnant water idle. When the freezing temperatures come around, the … Read More