It’s vital to get your roofing checked regularly. That’s because failing to do so might result in the requirement of repairs later on that might be more expensive than you’d expect. Regular inspections and preventive maintenance can make it easier to keep an eye on potential issues early.
One of the most difficult issues to identify are material defects. These are issues with your roof that your local roofers may have missed during installation. These defects are commonly checked by an inspector and, in some cases, by somebody with more expertise (such as a structural engineer).
Strong winds are a leading cause of roofing issues. Wind damage inspection starts at the ground-level. To do this, roofers need to look for wind-caused collateral damage, including damage to the home’s elevation. It’s basically everything visible when you stand back and inspect the side of the home. Collateral damage also includes furniture in the […]
You need a roof that can protect you from the worst the winter season can bring. This is why roofing experts like us at Empire Contractors LLC always recommend preparing your roof early for the winter. Here are some tips to get you started.
Asphalt shingle roofs are exposed to the elements soon after installation, and that begins the countdown to the expected end of their life span, which usually takes about 20 to 30 years. Read on as local roofers Empire Contractors LLC takes an in-depth look at the life span of a typical asphalt shingle roof.