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Cracked, and Curled Shingles
When to consider re-roofing
A leak, of course, is the most obvious clue that your
roof needs attention. Leaks can be caused by a variety of reasons,
including hail damage, shingle blow-off or improperly installed or
deteriorated flashing. Don't just look for a drip coming from the
ceiling, though. Signs of moisture also include
discolored spots on the wall, loose wallpaper, peeling paint on the
ceiling or a damp smell in a hallway or room. And remember that
water traveling into your home may take a circuitous route, running
down rafters, top plates, studs and sole plates before reaching your
A roof is much more than
just shingles. When you replace your roof, be aware that it is a
system of integrated parts: shingles, felt or shingle underlayment,
ventilation and insulation. Working in unison, these elements can
provide maximum performance and efficiency.
Shingles by themselves may look nice, but without considering the
whole package, you could be looking at major roof or attic problems
down the road.
If you are
experiencing any of the above problems,
contact us for a FREE Estimate.