Although your roof may have been designed to last for a decade or more, that doesn’t mean you can just let it sit there unattended. Maintaining and fixing your roof is very important. Read on to find some of the things you should know about roofing.
It is important that you check the references of any contractor you hire. Once you’ve got them, check them out and ask about value and quality of the work. You should also make it a point to have a look at some of these homes yourself. Drive on by and see for yourself before hiring anyone.
One of the best ways to find a source of a roof leak is to use water itself. It can be tricky to see where a leak is coming from in the middle of a storm, but a garden hose will allow you to test your roof until the leak has been found.
Choose a contractor who has a a good liability insurance. Roofers with this kind of insurance are more reliable than others. If anything happens while they work on your roof, the insurance will take care of it. Continue reading