Roof Damage Signs That Are Often Overlooked

Roof Damage Signs That Are Often Overlooked

Like many homeowners, you take great pride in keeping your home in good condition. Installing a new roof can enhance the appeal of your home. An older roof will show signs of wear over time and become less attractive. Roofs that are not in good shape can display many signs. Understanding the signs of roof damage will help you identify any problems and contact a local professional roofer.

In the past year, roofing repair costs have risen by approximately three percent. Early detection of roof problems can reduce the damage caused. Some warning signs of roof repairs are obvious, while others may be more difficult to detect. Here are some signs of roof damage in residential buildings.

Hearing Whistling Sounds in Your Home

Most people like to live in a peaceful, quiet home. Strange noises can cause a home to seem chaotic and confused. If you hear whistling, hissing or loud noises in your home, it is time to inspect your roof. These sounds are often indicative of a draft.

Find out how air gets through your roof. You should not ignore this because it will lead to energy loss. In the summer or winter, roof drafts can be very uncomfortable. Old Time Roofing will help you identify the problem quickly and repair it.

Shingle Particles and Nails in Your Gutters

You can spot problems by regularly inspecting your gutters and roof. Inspect your gutters to check for nails or shingle fragments. They can be found in the gutters, and they indicate that you have a roofing issue. When shingle fragments start to accumulate in gutters, this is a sign that your shingles are old and need to be replaced.

It’s a recipe for disaster. Water can seep through most damaged shingles. Old Time Roofing will replace damaged shingles.

Dark Spots On Your Roof

Are you noticing dark spots on your roofing? Or are they an indication of a bigger problem? It could be that you have a small leak. Small leaks can cause mold and water damage. Once you discover them, it is crucial to act. It is best to hire a professional to inspect your roof in order for you find these spots. Professionals can identify these spots and provide advice on how to fix. Professional help is needed to ensure your roof remains functional and that your home is kept dry.

Do you notice any of these issues? Old Time Roofing is able to help you with roofing repairs.

Old Time Roof provides a complete roofing service. We are committed to providing the best possible service to our customers. Our extensive knowledge and expertise will allow us to provide you with the best advice regarding what work is needed. Contact us if your roof needs to be replaced or repaired.

This post was written by Ted Williams! Ted is the owner of A Old Time Roofing which is the premier roofing contractors St Petersburg FL Contractor! Ted is a Master Elite Weather Stopper GAF Roofing Contractor, a double award winner of Best Steep-Slope Contractor from GAF and achiever of Master Elite Consumer Protection Excellence from GAF. He has been serving the Pinellas County area since 1978. Old Time Roofing has a tradition of quality workmanship, servicing residential and commercial properties.


Kevin Upton