Easy Tips To Maintain Your Roof
Roofs are one of the most important parts of a house; from providing structural support to protecting you and your family from the elements, they play an ample variety of essential functions.
Taking care of your roof to prolong its life is simpler than you might think. Check out these easy-to-follow maintenance tips to ensure your roof is in prime condition year-round.
Trim Your Trees
Overgrown tree branches can pose an important threat to your house. Clearing them away is the best way to ensure they don’t fall and damage your home during heavy winds and storms. Additionally, regularly trimming your trees and other landscaping will keep your property neat and your gutters clean and ready to endure bad weather conditions.
Keep The Gutters Clean
In addition to leaves and branches, dirt and other debris often find their way into your gutters. Keeping them clean is essential to guarantee proper functioning and to redirect rainwater away from the building.
Smooth snowy roofs are a beautiful sight to wake up to; however, heavy amounts of snow increase the possibility of roof collapse. To avoid this, scrape away as much snow as you can reach with a roof rake or heating cable.
Look For Leaks
Spotting leaks on your roof from the outside is complicated. The best way to find a leak in a roof is through the attic and ceilings of your home. Water damage and signs of moisture are tell-tale signs that blemishes are present on your roof. In these situations, we recommend calling a professional roofer to inspect the issue before any greater damage appears.
Your Go-To Connecticut Roofing Company
Since 2003, Lecla Home Improvements & Roofing, Inc., has been Danbury and the surrounding areas’ go-to roofing contractor. Licensed and insured in the state of Connecticut, Lecla’s roofing professionals provide expert service that cannot be found anywhere else.
To learn more about our roofing services, give us a call at (203) 730-9512 today!