No roof is made to last forever. In many cases, however, it fails sooner than it should. That’s why as a homeowner, it’s important to understand the causes of roof problems so you can take the right steps to maximize the potential of your roof.
The fascia board prevents the rafters from rotting, supports the roof structure, and holds up the gutters. The fascia runs along the roofline and connects the ends of the rafters and trusses. You can see it from the exterior of your home and they usually keep gutters in place. This component helps protect your roof and interior from moisture-related issues by preventing water infiltration. Learn more about the function of… Continue Reading
A sagging area on your roof is something you shouldn’t ignore. Even minor roofing issues require quick action to save the rest of the roof from further damage—and sagging is often far from minor. Hiring a roofing installation contractor helps in determining its exact cause and take steps to correct the problem.
Never disregard loose shingle granules that appear on the ground or in your gutters. It’s best to turn to a roofing installation contractor to assess your roof. It may seem harmless and non-threatening, but it can be a sign that something is wrong with the roofing system or that something might have happened to it. Weather Faulty Installation Age
Commercial and residential roofing systems are built using materials that have different expansion and contraction rates. This means that when exposed to different outdoor temperatures, some of these layers move differently than the others, causing roof substrate movement. Advanced Roofing takes an in-depth look at this phenomenon and how its effects can be minimized.