It is all too easy to take an aging roof system for granted. Those that move into a home with a relatively new roof may overlook roof maintenance for years at a time. One of the tricky things about an aging roof is that it is often possible to limp along for years as shingles, underlayment or other roof components quietly deteriorate. Then, one day, when the roof is severely stressed, it is possible that a partial or total collapse could occur.
Problems with your roof aren't always apparent until it's too late. Of course, when you start to see water stains on your ceiling, you'll know you have a leak. Even a small leak can quickly cascade into a bigger problem if you don't consider it an immediate concern. If you think you can repair that tiny leak yourself with caulking, you may find yourself in big trouble later on.Read More >