Roofing maintenance is something that should be done by either the homeowner or by a roofing contractor at least once a year. The National Roofing Contractor’s Association actually states that homeowners should have their roofs inspected twice a year, once in the spring and once in the fall. A visual inspection is something that a homeowner can easily do. We will list several roof maintenance tips that, if done properly, can extend the life of your roof.
If the homeowner decides that he or she can perform an annual roofing inspection, below are some critical areas that should be taken into consideration:
Additionally to an annual roofing inspection, the homeowner should:
Please be advised, navigating your roof to perform routine maintenance or an annual inspection can be tricky and quite dangerous for the homeowner. If you do not feel safe, do not hesitate to contact your local roofing company for a roofing inspection or basic roofing maintenance. Roofing contractors have experience in navigating steep roofs whereas the homeowner often does not.
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