Do you remember when you had the last roof inspection? Specialists recommend regular inspections for keeping your roof in a good shape, preferably in the springtime or in the fall. Usually, this is the time when most of the problems occur because of the weather conditions.
Inspecting your roof twice a year will help you to spot on time any damage or leaking, but it does not apply in all cases. It depends on various factors such as the building materials that compose the roof or the environment. Even though it isn’t an easy task to complete, you probably don’t want to wait until it is too late. You probably know that a hole repair is less expensive than whole roof replacement. But you don’t have to do it on your own. Hire a professional handyman or a licensed roofer locally experienced in roofing Dallas homes to inspect your roof.
Another thing that you should take into consideration is that there are many roof components that may need regular inspection, besides broken or missing shingles or tiles. For example, look for the cracked or rusted gutters, missing chimney cap, cracked sealant or plastic rubber around pipes. During winter time, this little inconvenience can lead to roof leaking or other inconveniences, such as water stains on the pipes, dark spots or peeling paint.