When it comes to your home, one of the most important aspects of its overall health and safety is the roofing system. Your roof is an essential component in safeguarding your home from the elements, and it’s important to identify when home repairs are needed and when a full replacement is necessary. Knowing when to repair or replace your roof is essential for maintaining your home’s health.
Roof repairs are essential to any home or commercial property. Roofs help protect from the elements of nature, keep out pests, and extend the life of the underlying building structure.
It's critical that any roof repairs are done quickly and accurately to ensure the safety of occupants and to prevent further damage.
If your roof is damaged or worn to a point where it’s vulnerable to leaks due to missing shingles, holes, dents, or other signs of damage, then you know you’re due for repairs. You should pay particular attention to your roof on hot, sunny days due to increased UV exposure, or when there’s an unusually cold temperature. You may also notice water damage in your attic or damaged siding.
If you’ve had your roof for more than 20 years, you may also want to consider replacement over repairs. Older roofs often need extensive repairs in order to remain reliable and provide the needed protection to your home. For more information on roof repairs and replacements, please review the attached video..