The Dallas / Fort Worth area has experienced some unexpected heavy rain over the past few days. As Texans have come to learn, the storm season is far from over. The weekly forecast is predicting even more storms throughout the week.
Whenever it rains hard, there is the potential for major damage to your home when you aren’t protected.
Heavy rains and hail will wear down shingles and other elements of a roof. The damage left in a storm’s wake can involve lost shingles and moisture penetration in the underlayment. This water damage can penetrate the roof deck and eventually compromise the structural integrity of the home.
Knowing a roof’s weak spots is the only way to protect against the effects of heavy rainfall on your roof. Checking on your home’s condition after a major storm is recommended, but a professional inspection is necessary to assess damage and figure out ways to prevent more.
There are ways to prevent the worst effects of heavy rainfall on your roof. Between regular maintenance and trusting only professional Roofing General Contractors, you will be in the best position to get the most of your roofing investment.