Roof damage can be hard to detect, but there are different ways to spot damage before leaks appear. Obvious damage such as missing shingles and stains is already a sign of a significant damage. It’s best to prevent them before it’s too late!
Negative effects of a damaged roof:
Knowing how to see the signs of possible roof damage is your best bet to avoid the high costs associated with it.
The best way to spot a roof damage even before you notice any leaks is to schedule a routine roof inspection from a certified professional. The National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA) recommends having roofs inspected at least twice a year, typically in spring and fall.
Minor damage can be invisible to the untrained eye. In addition, getting on top of the roof to see the extent of the damage can be especially dangerous to people without the right gear or training to do the job. Scheduling an inspection with a trained roofer is a small price to pay in exchange for a healthy roof, a safer home, and your peace of mind.
There are simple ways for homeowners to spot roof damage. Aside from scheduling a routine roof inspection, you can also do regular outdoor and indoor inspection (especially after a storm) to maintain top roof health. Here are some of the things you can do:
Call Your Roofing Company, Inc. now at (336) 944-0900 to learn more about our roof maintenance packages or to schedule a roof inspection with one of our professionals. Our check-up includes a comprehensive report on any signs of damage, including defective materials or faulty workmanship, your roof may have. This is a small investment that can save you thousands of dollars and keeps your family safe. Who knows? You may be qualified for a FREE inspection. Schedule an appointment today and spot damage before leaks appear!