Spring Roof Maintenance Tacoma
Spring is one of the most beautiful times of the year. After a long winter in the Pacific Northwest seeing the sun peak through for the first time is a breath of fresh air. In our region Spring also means an increase of heavy rain. This is the time of year that any compromised area of your roofing system will be exposed. Being prepared and detecting possible warning signs of a damaged or leaky roof can save you thousands of dollars. Below is a short checklist to help you examine your roof.
Evidence Of Possible Leaks Your Roof
*Build-up of debris in your gutters, valleys or other areas that are meant to channel water.
*Missing or blown off shingles
*Holes in your pipe boot flashings
*Curled or cracked roofing shingles
*Degranulation or heavy loss of the colored granules
*Heavy moss growth
*Water staining in the walls or ceilings
Angies List Roof Tips
What To D0
If you suspect a roof leak you are usually able to locate the entry point by crawling into the attic space. Typically you will see a water migration trail which you can follow back to the area the water entered the home. Its critical to get these taken care of immediately The longer the water has opportunity to work on your home the more damage it will do. Do what you can to stop the leak using tarps and temporary measures to catch the water and call a professional. Please make sure that the conditions of your roof are safe and use proper ladder safety if you plan to go onto your roof to take a look.
We Are Your Best Choice For A Roofer in Tacoma, WA
If you are in the Puget Sound area and are in need of a roof leak inspection call us today at 253-445-8950. We have been providing professional roofing services in the Puget Sound for over 12 years with 20+years of experience. We are also certified as 1 of 15 GAF Master Elite roofing contractors in Washington State.
Puget Sound Roofs Installed By Chase Construction North West, Inc.