Why You Should Inspect Your Roof Before a Storm

Why You Should Inspect Your Roof Before a Storm

There are a number of things that you need to do when it comes to springtime. There are so many different things that need to be done around the house that it can be difficult to get everything done.

We always suggest writing up a list that will help you better see what you have gotten done already and what you still need to do. Innovative Builders wants to make sure that you have roof inspections on your list to get done this spring. It seems like something small, but it is very important to do before heading into hail season.

When it comes to your roof, you have to make sure that you know what condition your roof is in before a storm. This will help you to identify any repairs that need to be made before a storm comes. It will also help you when it comes to knowing how bad your roof was damaged during a hailstorm. Because it is your home you want to be as familiar with it as you can be.

While inspecting your roof you might see holes or tears in your shingles. This is rare but it can happen. If you see that you want to go into your attic and take a look around. You want to make sure that there aren’t any signs of water leaking through. If that is the case, then you definitely want to make sure that you get it fixed before more rains come through.

While you’re up on your roof inspecting it, you want to be sure to clean out all of your gutters. It can cause foundational damage if there is a blockage and the water isn’t able to be directed away from the foundation. Water around your foundation can cause it to shift leading to cracks.

There can be a lot of repercussions if homeowners fail to do a simple roof inspection before hail season comes. If you find that your roof may need to be repaired, then call us today! We would be happy to give you a free roof inspection and discuss your options with you. If you’re worried about covid-19 feel free to call us about the procedures, we have put into place to help keep everyone safe.

By Innovative Builders 5-20-2020