Wind storms can leave few homes in their path unscathed. Most of the damage is usually to the exposed roof of the home. It can vary from minor shingle loss to major uplift that tears off part of the roof. Punctures from trees and other debris are also common. The following can help you navigate the process if the wind damages your roof. 1. Contact Your Insurance Your first call should be to your home insurance agent.
7 December 2020
Your roof can be damaged by a number of things, and some of them are preventable. For instance, clogged gutters can lead to roof problems, including a leaky roof. These roof repairs are preventable by cleaning your gutters or by having gutter covers installed. Here are three ways clogged gutters can harm your roof and the roof repairs that could be needed. 1. Clogs Can Lead To Roof Leaks When a gutter trough is packed full of tree debris and wet leaves, the clog acts like a dam that stops the flow of water.
17 November 2020
Installing a new roof on your home may be one of the more expensive investments you'll have to make as a homeowner. But with that said, suddenly needing a roof replacement doesn't have to completely wreck your budget for the year. By making some smart or prudent decisions, you may be able to keep the total costs in a range you can afford without too much issue. Here are some considerations to keep in mind prior to contacting a local roof replacement service.
22 September 2020