Concerning storm destruction on our roofs, people tend to think that only rain and hailstones can inflict a ton of destruction. Rain Storms and hail storms do their deal of harm, but high winds definitely are the thing that does the most damage to a roofing system or property. Despite our roofs being extremely sturdy, there are areas on the roofing system that are vulnerable. Your insulation and decking have the potential to become endangered due to strong winds, that can then cause water to get into your home and cause leaks, mold, and rotting wood. Not only do property owners need to worry about high winds hurting the literal roofing system, but there is also the concern of high winds directing limbs and debris on top of the roof.
This has the prospect to scrape up your roofing and even remove shingles in the process. Rubble is able to inflict damage in other ways; It is able to clog up your gutters which will then cause overflowing water on top of your roof. Roofs are manufactured to be resilient, but can lose some of it's protection properties as it ages.
Wind Damage Inspection
There are a few steps you can complete to gauge if you need wind damage roof repair for your house. While appraising your roof, note any unsecured or removed materials from the roofing system surface.When high winds crack bits of your roofing material, it lessens the overall ability of your roofing to protect against added damage. After you have gauged the loss of roofing materials, check your residual materials for water retention, curling, and damage. This can be an indicator that your roof has leaks and additional damage. Debris and tree limbs may also leave dents on the surface. Your roofing structure can have even more extensive damage concealed below layers of materials.
To find any damage not easily apparent outside of your property, check your roofing system structure in your attic to uncover any leaks or damage. Make sure all damage is located by having one of our skilled roofers complete a thorough inspection of your roofing. We complete wind damage roof repair on your roofing to fortify your roof and get it back protecting your home. To get started on your roofing inspection and wind damage roof repair in Saint Louis, MO and the surrounding area, contact 314-696-5886 at Conner Roofing for storm damage service.