The Dangers of Not Fixing Roof Leaks With A Roof Repair Contractor:
Annoying leaks can spring up in a roof from time to time. Many times, these leaks appear small and can be repaired with a quick fix. These quick fixes can be tempting for a home or business owner to perform on their own. After all, they do not take much time to complete and can be done cheaply. It can also be tempting to delay a repair. However, it is always wise to use a professional to repair small leaks in your roof once you notice them. Here are a few reasons why it is a good idea to hire a roofer when you find a leak.
Prolonged roof leaks can cause serious problems. What appears to be a tiny leak, if left unrepaired, can seep down and damage drywall and cause the paint on your walls to bubble. Unrepaired leaks can also lead to dry rot in your roof’s support system, can cause electrical issues, mold growth, and can even damage your insulation.
A professional roofer will be able to find the true source of your problem and repair it immediately. In addition, they will be able to locate all the damage the leak has done so far so you are not left with rotting sheathing or trusses. Signs and forwarnings of serious damage can be difficult for a homeowner to spot, but a professional will be able to spot them immediately.
If you would like to schedule a roof inspection or repair, give us a call at (918) 558-ROOF (7663).