Importance of Staying On Top Of Roof Maintenance In The Winter

You more than likely dedicate a large amount of your time focusing on various things during the winter season in terms of being properly prepared, but while it may not seem like it on the surface; you need to ensure that you maintain your roof. During the winter season, because of the extremes of the cold combined with the snow, sleet, hail and icy rain, your roof is put in a very vulnerable position. This is an overview of why you should consider consulting a competent roofing contractor, especially during the winter.

The reason why you need to pay extra attention to your roof during the winter besides the hazards and damage caused by the winter itself is the fact that if it has an underlying problem, the cold while not the original source, will only make it worse and eventually cost you more money for roof repair services. Some of the more obvious things people commonly look out for are clogged gutters due to leaves, snow and ice, which will lead to a rotting of the roof if left unchecked. You should also be sure to trim trees that are hanging beside or over the house due to the fact that the snow in combination with the wind can bring the tree down on your house. While many people may assume that this is basically all the maintenance they need during the winter, there are other risk factors that everyone should consider because the last thing anyone would want is to pay more money for a roof repair bill because of a lack of knowledge.

Sometimes there are damages within the roof that may seem minor at first, but will only get worse over time and even accelerated due to the winter. That is why we recommend that you only seek competent roofing contractors that can perform quality roof inspections during the winter, so that you are fully prepared. Here at Done Right Roofing, we provide just that. We provide quality roofing services at an affordable rate. The last thing you need is to end up spending thousands of dollars to redo a poorly done job or pay for an inspection that failed to thoroughly inspect all aspects of the roofs.

Not only do we provide professional repair and routine maintenance services, we also provide installation services of high-quality roofs with materials such as our most highly requested asphalt roofing shingles. Having inadequate or aged shingles can lead to damage of the roof as the water seeps into the building through the exposed area, causing mold and mildew to accumulate, along with damage to the paint and overall structure of the building. By seeking the help of our highly experienced team, you lessen your chances of having a very unpleasant winter with a hefty bill. To inquire more about our services or to request a free quote, please contact our team at Done Right Roofing today!

POSTED: 01/24/14 7:49 AM
IN: Season Preparation