The main enemies of a roof are age, water, debris, sun, ice and wind. You may have noticed damage such as clumps of leaves or moss, or puddles of rain in some of the geographical areas. Then walk around the perimeter of the house. Look for other spots or marks on the facade or at the corners of the roof. Now is the time to climb the roof, either to peer from a stable ladder or to climb by holding house walls. Not to mention that an amateur should never try to walk on a steep roof because of the risk not worth it.

How to detect the problems?

One of the most straightforward problems to detect is deformation. The edges of asphalt shingles are curling. This indicates the indisputable need to rebuild the shingles completely. More difficult to spot, cracks, blisters and separations can affect the flashing which is the galvanised steel strip visible at the edge and the corners of the roof. If you see water damage inside, but everything else looks healthy, the flashing is usually damaged. In this case, Roof Repair is advisable as quickly as possible by applying a new coat of tar sealer over …