It’s no secret that Houston weather is notorious for causing damages to your roof, but many homeowners leave these damages unaddressed because their roof shingles still have a few years left until their warranty expires. However, in doing so, you are merely encouraging your roof shingles to give out way before their warranty says they will. Remember–the warranty is a guideline; not a rule written in stone. Factors such as weather and how thorough you are in maintaining your roof also affect the lifespan of your roofing shingles.
Getting the right roof repairs at the right time is essential for protecting your roof and your loved ones who reside within your home. By addressing Houston roof damage in a timely manner, the roof repairs we execute not only fix the problems, but also reinforce your roofing so it can last a little longer.
Signs of Houston Roof Damage that 314 Roofing Repairs
Roof damage manifests in many different ways. Although it can be difficult to pinpoint what incidents caused what damage, that’s what our roof inspection is for! Some signs that indicate your roof may be damaged and should be inspected include:
- Finding roof shingle granules in your gutters
- Chips/dents in your roof shingles or on your chimney flashing (often caused by hail)
- Lifted/curled roof shingles
- Roof leak
- Critters are scurrying across your roof
- Your energy bill seems abnormally high
If you spot any of these signs or worry that your roof may already exhibit them because of how long it has been since you received your last roof inspection, then the best course of action would be to contact our Houston roofing company for a free estimate, which includes a roof inspection. This way, we can give you an update on the current state of your roof and help you address it accordingly. Roof damage may be minimal or it may be severe, but it is a good idea to repair it as it occurs so as to protect your home ahead of severe weather conditions and the need for a premature roof replacement.