Reasons to Schedule Regular Roof Maintenance
Whether you live inside a newer house or your property’s roof has a couple of seasons under its belt, it is smart to have an expert roofing contractor regularly assess your roof. Here we list three good reasons to have the roof evaluated this season.
The roof is too valuable to neglect
Even though a good-looking roof, without a doubt, adds curb appeal to a house, it also is a vital aspect of a livable house. A damaged, leaking roof rapidly leads to an uninhabitable home and expensive repairs. Prevent all possible disasters by becoming as educated as you can about the proper maintenance and care of your roof. An expert roofing contractor will identify possible weak areas, provide recommendations on best practices for drain and gutter cleaning, and help you prepare for updates at the right intervals in order for you to be proactive instead of reactive while dealing with the roof.
Severe weather conditions aren’t predictable
Hail and wind might bear down on roofs with shocking fury, and Mother Nature is not broadcasting when the next show will happen. Having the roof evaluated before the next major storm will place your mind at ease, having knowledge that you have done everything you could to prevent damage. An expert roofing contractor also can help you know what you should be on the lookout for after a thunderstorm in order for you to be in the best position to address and recognize all resultant damage to keep the roof strong year upon year.
Ventilation substantially affects the roof’s lifespan
The roof does more than keep harsh weather conditions out; a well-ventilated roof additionally allows humidity and moisture to escape. Heated air that’s continuously trapped inside attic space will result in a sagging appearance to shingles, and result in diminished curb appeal. Even worse, all of that trapped humid air will prematurely age the roof. Sadly, occasionally even newer houses lack correct ventilation, necessitating a roof replacement year’s ahead of schedule. Professional roofers will address and assess the roof’s ventilation in order for you to maximize the life of the roof.
At In His Hands Contractors, Inc., we know how critical it is to keep an attractive and functional roof over your loved one’s heads. Call us at (423) 637-4265 to learn more information about all of our services and arrange for your roof’s check-up right away!