Roof replacements are expensive home improvement jobs but failure to address the need for a new roof in a timely manner can lead to expensive water and property damage and even foundation problems for your home. It may be hard to tell when a roof replacement is needed exactly. Fortunately, Beth Kaufman of Good Housekeeping offers tips to homeowners in her informative article 8 Warning Signs Your Roof is Shot.
In this article, she explains eight indicators you should keep an eye open for and also gives an estimated amount of time you have left before a new roof is absolutely necessary. The good news is that once you start seeing signs that a new roof is in your future, you have plenty of time to research local roofing companies and do comparative cost analyses.
The eight signs and time estimates listed by Kaufman are:
Your roof is noticeably drooping or sagging: Call and expert in immediately.
You can learn more about each of these indicators by reading the full article here.
If you see the need for a roof replacement in your near future, or if you want a roof inspection done by a professional roofer, consider contacting Baltic Home Improvements, a leading contractor in the Southwestern Chicago suburbs. Our team of home improvement experts has been providing exceptional service to area residents for more than a decade and we are happy to add you to our list of satisfied customers. Contact us today to learn more.
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