Is it time to replace the roof? In most cases there are some very obvious signs that point toward the need for a replacement roof and those signs shouldn’t be ignored. Prolonging the replacement of the roof could cause damage to your home and a more difficult job replacing the roof. Call Somerville Aluminum when you want to replace your roof, if you notice any of the 5 signs below.
One of the most entailing signs that the time has come to replace your roof is buckling. There are several things that may cause the roof to buckle, and luckily some of those are repairable. However, left untreated, buckling can really cause serious damage.
Signs of a rotting roof are obvious. This is an indication of a roof that has not been properly cared for or that weather damage has taken it over. A rotting roof is easy to spot, even if you are not a professional, so pay attention to the obvious signs.
- Spots on the Ceiling
If you notice what appears to be rain or wet sports on the ceiling this is an indication that there is roof damage that is allowing it to leak. A leaking roof can easily damage your home and belongings; take heed if you notice these spots.
- Termite Damage
Termites definitely cause havoc to your home. If you notice termite damage, it is essential that you call a roof expert at once, as well as a pest control company. Termites can cause grave damage to your entire home not only the roof.
- Your Roof is Old
It is a good idea to have a roof inspector come into your home and examine the roof, particularly if it has been on your home for 20 years or better.