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Hail Damage on Roof after Hailstorm

Shingles may be rated for a certain number of years by the manufacturer, but this is precise only if no events like intense storms occur to harm the shingles. As a property owner, you need to get regular roof evaluations to maintain your roof’s excellent state and to stop trouble well before it begins. Along with avoiding a high roof repair work cost.

Protection and safeness are vital! An extensive roof evaluation includes identifying and evaluating the roof of either your household or industrial building to spot if it needs a significant repair, minor repair work, or a whole roof replacement. More recent roofing systems generally only need minor repairs and improvements, while aging roofing systems normally need more significant work done or perhaps a complete replacement.

If we discover that only a few roofing shingles are damaged or missing, and/or if the roof has only minor leaks, you probably will not need to replace the whole roof. Repairing any issues before they become worse is a protective procedure that can help your roof last several years longer than the service warranty duration, consequently saving you the cost of unneeded roof repairs or costly replacement roofing setups.

Before purchasing a residential or commercial property, you need to schedule a house evaluation that includes a roof evaluation so that you can factor in the needed repairs into the cost of that property. Roofing evaluations can spot typical roofing issues that result from weathering and aging and if there is any roof leakage repair work required. They may or may not be covered by warranty.

For detailed roofing evaluations, call our Cape Coral crew. We cover all of Lee County and beyond. 

Instances of issues that can trigger leaks

Watch out for the following:

  • Damaged or missing shingles
  • Shingles buckling/curling
  • Shingle granules in rain gutters
  • Drain problems
  • Leakages or cracks
  • Rooftop slumping or dropping
    Plants or moss development

Description of specific problems

An evaluation of your roofing by our Cape Coral {contractors|pros|experts|professionals may reveal the following:

Damaged flashing: Roof flashing is required to keep your roof from leaking anywhere you have a seepage coming through your roof, whether it’s a dormer, skylight, chimney, or air vent pipeline.

If your flashing is improperly set up or worn out in some way, leaks can quickly materialize.

Water areas on ceiling Brown areas appear on your ceiling or moisture is dripping from the ceiling.

Missing Shingles: If shingles are worn out or improperly set up, strong winds can remove shingles.

Buckled shingles: May be triggered by excessive moisture or the cover below the roof buckling. Buckled shingles can quickly dismantle.

Missing Granules: Asphalt dries out on older roofings. This causes the granules to be uprooted. Granules safeguard shingles from sunlight.

Curling Shingles: The roofing reinforcement can diminish, causing the roof to curve. This normally occurs when shingles are near their expiry date.

Needles and Leaves: Produces dreadful look. Easy for moss and algae to embed in and weaken roofing systems when needles and leaves and twigs are left there.

Algae Discoloration: If algae are left on the roof, their roots can lift granules, causing the roof to wear down. It also develops a grimy stain.

Curling shakes: The curling of shakes is triggered by defective shakes or aging shakes. Curling shakes might be freely be ejected by intense winds.

Cracking Shakes: Shakes become more vulnerable as they age because they lose their natural oils. This causes breaking.


Additional service offerings delivered by our Cape Coral roofing specialists

Our local company in Cape Coral, Florida, also offers the following residential and commercial roofing services:

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