In between yearly roof inspections, there are still numerous signs that may become apparent if your roof needs to be fixed. As a matter of fact, the majority of these warnings are likely to show up inside of your home rather than outside. Here are the three primary issues that will become apparent shortly before a minor roofing repair issue requires homeowners to have large sections of their roofs fully replaced.
With spring comes warm weather, which means you can spend more time outdoors. When you go outside after all the snow has cleared away, you may seem some things you need to change. Below are two things you should consider doing.
Your Asphalt Roof
If you have not changed your roof in some time, the winter weather likely took a toll on it. This is especially true if the roof had any kind of problems, such as loose shingles or missing shingles, before the snow arrived.
Before you bring in a contractor to replace your current asphalt shingle roof with new asphalt shingles, it might be a good idea to determine if you want to go green. There are several choices that can help you save energy and also help improve the environment. All three options discussed below can be installed on a current roof without having to replace the existing roof decking. The regular plywood decking (as long as it is in good shape) will be fine.