Why Do You Need a Roof Inspection?

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It can be difficult to know what condition your roof is in simply by looking at it from the ground. Regular roof inspections can let you know what is going on with your roof and help you manage its maintenance.

Why Do You Need a Roof Inspection?

Here are some of the main reasons why you need a roof inspection:

  1. Inspect for Damage – There are many times and reasons that your roof may become damaged. Your roof may be damaged or susceptible to damage after a severe storm due to old age or maintenance gone wrong. A professional can inspect your roof and determine if repairs are needed.
  2. Look for Leaks – A roof inspection is valuable for leak detection and assessments. If you have watermarks on your ceiling, the water may be coming from your roof. A thorough inspection will help you find the water damage and get it repaired before it worsens.
  3. Preventing Damage –While it is common for inspections to find damaged components, it is also common for roof inspections to prevent damage before it starts. Roof inspectors may be able to spot signs of early damage and prevent it from getting worse, saving you from costly repairs.
  4. If You’ve Bought a New House –Another reason you may need a roof inspection is if you’ve recently moved or purchased a new home. While a home inspection may include the roof, it is more beneficial to hire a roofing company to inspect your new roof and let you know its condition.

We often recommend an annual roof inspection to our customers, but they can also be valuable after a severe storm or if you can spot damage from the ground. If you need a roof inspection, give us a call today. We’ll be happy to help.