Damages to a roof can have many causes. Roof repair and maintenance should be kept up with just like anything else you own that needs basic maintenance and repair. Some of the causes of roof damages in Dallas, Texas are connected to the type of roof you have on your Texas Commercial or Residential Building. Whether you are trying to protect and extend the life of an existing roof or you want to protect a new roof, here are some of the main causes of roof damage.
It is important to have your roof regularly inspected for small problems and damage and immediately make repairs. This is especially true if your roof has little or no slope. Regular inspection and maintenance will prevent small minor damage from becoming a major problem or leak. At Waters Custom Roofing we can inspect and repair any type of roof. It can be small minor damage, or the aftermath of a strong storm, or you might not have any problems! We’ll still inspected your roof for you at no cost. Call the experts from Waters Custom Roofing in Dallas, TX (817) 353-6106 or send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Over time any wind can loosen nails and staples in roofing materials. When this happens, a moderate wind can damage the roof. Strong winds and flying debris can damage roofs even more, and can often removing some or all of the roofing material. The best way to avoid this potential damage is to get your roof and insulation checked regularly to ensure it is securely attached to the roof deck.
Most roofing material in Dallas, Texas can be damaged over time by exposure to various weather conditions. If you live in an area likely to see large snow accumulations (not too much of a problem in Dallas, TX), you need to be sure the roof is adequately supported against the weight of the snow and properly sloped so the snow will not stay on the roof any longer than necessary. If you live in an area prone to hailstorms, your roof can be at serious risk of hail damage, and your roof should carefully inspected after every hailstorm, Specially in the Dallas, TX area. The sun, pollutants, and other chemicals in the air or in the rain can also damage roofing materials over time. Inspection and repair of minor damages can prevent big future headaches and costly repair bills.
Flashing creates a water-tight boundary between roof sections, between roofing materials and other parts of the house, and between roofing materials and roof projections. Unfortunately, this means problems with flashing can often cause leaks. Leaks can damage the field of the roof, as well as the interior of the house. Flashing problems usually happen because of either design or installation errors, although some flashing problems can be a result of wind damage. Regular inspection of all types of flashing in all parts of the roof can help detect early problems and correct them before there are major leaks.
Each of these major causes of roof damage can be minimized by regular and careful inspection for early and minor problems. Immediate attention to any flaws or damages with competent repairs can help you avoid major damage to your Dallas roof and prevent the need for early and costly roof replacement.
If you own a commercial building or your home and you have or suspect problems with your roofing, give us a call. Our professional team at Waters Custom Roofing are ready to do a free inspection and place a bid. We know we’re your best option, let us show you why.