You may have noticed a few missing roof shingles, or one or two shingles that are loose or buckling but thought nothing of it because the rest of your roof looks fine. In actuality, those minor problems can result in some serious, major problems to your entire roof, especially during adverse weather like heavy rains and strong winds. That’s why roof repair is so important. Roof repair is replacing, adding, or adjusting certain areas of an existing roofing system to ensure its structural integrity. Roof repairing encompasses repairing damage to parts of the roofing system, fixing roof leaks, replacing damaged shingles, caulking and re-roofing.
Although it may seem minor, any damage to roofing materials could cause water to seep into the sheathing and underlayment. When this happens, water will begin leaking into the attic and its insulation. By that time, costly damage has occurred, but even more concerning, the water damage could eventually cause your ceiling to collapse.
What would have been an affordable repair has now turned into a major roof replacement and extensive interior home repairs
costing tens of thousands of dollars. Compare this cost to the few hundred dollars that most minor roof repairs cost.
One definite consideration should be whether or not the roof is worth repairing.
Roof repairs can save an individual a considerable amount of money.
When your roof is leaking or damaged, it can cause stress for you, your family, or for your tenants. Roof damage can be caused by a number of factors including storms, hail, wind and even time. It is important to be aware of the potential issues that could affect your roof. If your roof suffered significant damage, Dunn Contracting can repair your roof and give you peace of mind that your home is protected.