Small things every client should know about their roof. Also look for updates and coupons!
Common Insurance Questions:
Q: My roof is not leaking, so how do I know if I have any storm damage?
A: In most cases, hail damage may not cause roof leaks immediately, but that doesn’t mean that you won’t have a leak later if the problem is not addressed. Hail can cause severe damage to your roof that is not always visible from the ground. It is best to have your roof inspected by a licensed and insured roofing contractor to determine if you have enough storm damage to justify filing an insurance claim. (more…)
How to Know When It’s Time to Replace Your Roof
While replacing an older roof is always a desirable option for homeowners, cost and availability are important factors to consider when deciding if the time is right for total replacement. Maintenance and repairs can often add valuable years onto the life-span of a roof. Other times, however, the choice to delay necessary replacement can lead to harsh consequences and inconveniences for a family.
How to Locate a Leak in Your Roof
When seeing visual evidence of water on the ceiling, you know that a leaky roof has found you. Finding the source of that leak in the actual roof, however, is usually not so simple.
Due to the typical pitch of a roof, water frustratingly tends to enter the structure in one spot and then runs down to another place, before eventual absorption into the ceiling. This fairly common scenario is why prudent homeowners often turn to a professional roofer to be sure a correct diagnosis of the intimidating problem is made. (more…)