Need Storm Damage Roof Repair in Corpus Christi?
A hail storm and high winds aren’t just scary events it can also be damaging to your roof and, ultimately, the structure of your home.
Just a tiny piece of hail can damage your roof, and the bigger the size of the hail or the stronger the wind will only increase the risk of damage to your roof. The extent often depends on many factors, including the type of material used on your roof as well as its age.
The biggest issue with hail damage is that it’s not always visible. It often takes a trained eye to spot damage. If left unseen, this small amount of damage will eventually become a significant and costly issue. This is precisely why you should always have your roof inspected soon after a storm.
For a high-quality roof, you’ll need not only to choose the right roofing company that knows how to install the right roofing system for your property. You’ll also need to install the best material that suits your style, energy efficiency and offers the ultimate protection.
Here are some common signs of storm damage:
Granules are what give the shingles that sandpaper texture and offer a layer of protection. So the break down of the shingle’s protection, therefore, exposing it to the outside elements.
Cracks in the shingles
Strong winds and hail can crack the shingles and expose the roofing deck. This will lead to leaking, roofing deck rotting, and quickly become costly.
Weakened self-seal strip
When these self-sealed strips become weak, it will affect the integrity of your shingles, putting them at risk of coming loose enough to blow away. This increases the risks of potential leaks.
It’s essential that after a storm, you contact a roofing contractor to come out and inspect your roof. Assessing the damage and preventing further costly damage. We’ll give you a free no-obligation estimate on the repairs if any.
Ignoring this damage will without a doubt lead to leaks that will cause costly damage from mold damage, electrical issues, and rooting wood.
If you just had a storm and you’re concerned about the potential damage to your roof, give us a call. One of our experts will come out to thoroughly inspect your roof for storm damage and provide you with a free no-obligation quote.
Here’s what we’ll be looking for:
- Any missing, broken, or torn shingles
- Worn shingle granules
- Cracks in the chaulk
- Missing or rusted flashing
- Rubber boots around pipes that may be rotting or torn
- Missing chimney caps and cracks in the chimney
Once we complete the comprehensive roof inspection, we’ll take the time to discuss our findings. And if we found any damage, provide you with the cost for repairs. We’ll even help you with your insurance claim.
It can be extremely overwhelming preparing a claim on your own; insurance companies don’t make it simple. However, we know what they’re looking for and can help you document everything by collecting the necessary photos and documentation that will help it get approved.
We want to provide you with roofing services and help to minimize the stress associated with it all.
Are you ready to get started? Just give us a call today; we’ll have one of our roofing specialists get up on your roof to do a thorough inspection and provide you with a free estimate.