Here are some roofing tips for asphalt shingles which let you know that the roof has reached or is not protecting your home as it once did.
- Flashing is lifting and nails are lifting above the shingles.
- Roof has been hailed on and shingles are broken.
- The wind is causing the shingles to lift.
- Ice is building up on the last foot of your roof.
- The shingles are curling up.
- Finding more aggregate coming from your gutters.
If the shingles are lifting, broken or missing there is a possibility that your roof is leaking when it rains or when the snow melts and you do not know this is happening.
I am worried about the condition of my roof! How do I know that is needs to be replaced or repaired? Still confused still if it needs repair or totally replaced, look at the information supplied below.
Do you need to renovate your home or get something fixed at your place of work? DDCL in Edmonton, AB can handle it! We provide top-notch property renovation and maintenance solutions at affordable rates. For your convenience, we offer 24/7 emergency services.
DDCL is an insured and bonded company incorporated in 2003. For our clients’ added peace of mind, our team also follows safety procedures and takes precautions when working on a project.
The shingles are curling upward or twisting.
After a storm shingles are on the ground or water marks are found on the ceiling.
Nails holding down the flashing (steel plate) are loose.
Icicles are forming/hanging on the edge of the roof.
More aggregate (sand) is found in the gutters.
Roof is spongy, sagging and very soft when I step on it.
Discoloration of the shingles.
Cedar (Wooden) Shakes
Nails are lifting and exposed.
Shakes are curling and twisting
Shakes are falling off the roof.
Rotten shakes and the ends are deteriorating (crumbling when I touch them).
Whether you are planning a renovation or just need repair services, get in touch with us. Fill out our quote form to find out how much your project would cost. We will get back to you as soon as possible.