Roof maintenance and repairs are essential issues that homeowners need to deal with. The problem is a lot of people do not understand the basics in maintaining a roof properly. Using the advice below can help your roof last a long time.
Never delay in repairing or replacing shingles. While you may believe it is okay to put off a roof repair, you will only further the damage by prolonging it. When you get the job done now, you avoid future disasters. By taking care of your roof properly, it will take care of you.
Leaks often come from shingles, but don’t discount a foundation problem as well. If there’s dry rot on your home’s sides, water will be able to get in through there. Check all possible entries, including looking for rotted wood, to make sure the problem is solved permanently.
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