If you are new to home ownership, there is much to learn, especially regarding building maintenance, and regarding your roof, there is only one way to be sure that all is in good order, and that is to have the roof inspected on a regular basis.
What Does a Roof Inspection Involve?
When a roofing company inspects you roof, they would include all of the following:
- Close inspection looking for broken or missing roof tiles.
- Chimney inspection.
- Cleaning out the guttering – Wet leaves and small twigs easily cause a blockage.
- Inspection of fascia & soffit boards.
- Checking the flashing for damage.
There are roofing companies in Stoke and every UK town and city that would be happy to carry out a roof inspection on your property, and they would issue you with a detailed written report that covers every aspect of the roof.
Rather than simply waiting for your roof to develop a leak, it is wiser to have the roof checked over, and this should be done every 6 months, which will give you a heads-up when there is an issue, and a quick repair job will help you avoid expensive roof repairs. Leaking roof that is not discovered can cause serious damage to the internal structure of the roof, as well as damaging walls and ceilings, and if your first awareness of a leak is wet patches on an upstairs ceiling, the damage has already been done.
Talk to your local roofing company and they would be happy to inspect your roof.