Common Roof Problems

Not all roof problems can be been seen from the ground or identified by the homeowner. You should have a professional roof inspection done periodically to detect minor problems before they become major problems causing structure damage to home. The problems vary depending on the roof type: Shingle, Tile, or Flat. Some of these issues can be resolved with a roof repair to extend the life of the roof. Other problems will require a roof replacement.

Shingle Roofs

Shingle Roof Problems

Common Problems

  • Buckled & Curling Shingles
  • Granule Loss
  • Lack of Ventilation
  • Missing Shingles
  • Damaged Flashing

Tile Roofs

Tile Roof Problems

Common Problems

  • Cracked & Sliding Tiles
  • Corrosion
  • Deteriorated Underlayment
  • Soffit & Roof Edge Damage
  • Valley Failure

Flat Roofs

Flat Roof Problems

Common Problems

  • Ponding Water
  • Cracked Membrane/ Alligatoring
  • Edge Damage
  • Roof Tie-In

Roof Inspections

The best time to call a professional roofer is before a major repair or replacement is needed. Often, many costly and disruptive issues can be easily avoided with proper maintenance and roof inspections. That’s why we recommend an annual rooftop and attic inspection. It is your way of being assured that your roofing system is in top condition, year in and year out. An annual rooftop and attic inspection will also help prevent costly problems down the road and ultimately extend the life of your roofing system. The true strength of your roof can’t be seen from the street. We’ll look at things from the inside to ensure your safety, and we’ll inspect the 20 most critical components of your roof.

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