Did you know that a roof leak can cause lots of damage to your home in a very short period of time. For instance when water comes through your roof it can easily absorb into your insulation and will ruin the insulation’s effectiveness. Water can also destroy personal belongings, damage walls and floors, or even worse mold can start growing in your home, creating an unhealthy place to live.
A roof leak can be hard to find, so we thought we’d give you a few tips on how to find the leak as well as what you can do about it!
Roof Leak Repair Tips
First off, if you have an upstairs or attic space you can look there and see if you notice anything unusual like stains, water lines,
Next check your roof on the outside although only check during day time hours, because you need to be able to see the whole picture. This way you can get a good look at the shingles and see if they have gaps, cracks, or if any are simply missing, because obviously water can seep in through these locations.
Finally if you notice something unusual you should contact a roofing contractor because you want to make sure that your roof is repaired properly!
With that said.. do you have a roof leak that needs a repair? Have you noticed stains or actually seen water coming in your roof? Then give us a call at (630) 554-2225 and let our family owned and operated company help YOU with your next roof leak repair project!