As winter blankets our area with snow, ice, and rain - many homeowners face the daunting challenge of dealing with ice dams. These icy barriers that form along the edges of roofs can lead to serious problems such as leaks, water damage, and compromised insulation. Below are some of the various factors that contribute to its formation.
After months of shopping for a new home, you are probably eager to get started setting up. Yet, there is still one more thing to do before you get started slapping up coats of new paint. Your roof protects everything inside of your new home, and noticing any of these eight warning signs means that it is time to make getting it repaired your first priority.
Has a recent hail storm passed over your home and caused damage to your roof? If so, you will need to know how to deal with the damage that was caused. The following steps will ensure that you get your home’s roof in great condition once again.
Some storms are severe enough that even if your roof looks fine, you’ll want to get an inspection just to make sure. But your roof can sustain hidden damage after any storm. Learning how to look for signs of hidden damage can help you decide when to call a roofing contractor even if the storm was relatively minor.