We know how disappointing it can be to get the news that your roof needs replacement. We’ve been in the industry for many years and we’ve the negative affects of letting your roof go too long.
So when do you know it’s time for a roof replacement? Here are some tips we will be giving you, so you know when it’s already time to call us!
Look for your documents when you last had your roof checked or replaced by professionals. Just to give you an idea, roofs usually last 20 to 25 years. If you are near those numbers of years, it is best to call the professionals over to assess the roof. This does not mean that we will immediately replace your roof just because it has been more than two decades since the last one.
Look at your attic or the inside of your house. Always start looking from the inside. If you see that beams of light are coming through the top of your house or there are strains and streaks, it already needs either repair or replacement. Our team of professionals will be very transparent and honest with you, and we will give you honest feedback on what we think should be the next step to take.
If you think that your roof needs replacement after a storm, you should check the exterior. Aside from the drops of water that you might have noticed inside your home, be sure to check the shingles. These should lie flat against the roof, but if you find patches that are cracked or are damaged, this is another sign of a need for repair or replacement. If we cannot save it through repair, a replacement will be the next best option.
If your roof is also already sagging or you can visibly see that there are rotting boards, call us immediately! We need to have those replaced before any further damage occurs.
If you see moss on your roof, that could also spell trouble for you. There is a good chance that the moss grew on your roof because of trapped moisture. Trapped moisture can easily ruin your roof. So if you want this problem to be solved immediately, let us check your roof.