Roof Repair Service Near Oak Brook IL
Hail can leave lasting damage on a roof. This can be caused by many things; Storm damage from the hail, tree damage due to falling limbs, or even the damage by people walking on your roof. Not to mention loose or worn out shingles, cracked or sun damaged shingles, the list goes on. Keeping this in mind, about 90% of rook leaks are caused by improper installation or by defective metal flashing. It’s rare to find that the actual roofing product failed. Flashing is what’s found near any roof penetration area such as chimney areas, step, apron and valley areas, anywhere where the roof angles join together. During a repair, it is necessary to look for any other roof damage that could lead to future problems. If the leaks are not addressed, the structure of your home may be weakened as the building frame continues to be exposed to dampness.
Roofs, gutters, flashings, and skylights are the structures that receive the most damage during a storm. Conditions such as roof pitch, the direction of the wind, age, and temperature of the roofing material all play into effect when it comes to roof repairs after a storm. There are many problems that can occur, and it’s important to have a trained professional who can spot these problems very easily.
In addition, the poor installation of roof shingles, which are sometimes placed incorrectly, may need to be addressed. If roof shingles are missing, these will need to be replaced also.
When hail storm damage has occurred, it is very important that individuals check their roof for needed repairs regularly. Most opt for spring because of the fair weather and due to the fact that spring storms and heavy rains make you think more about your roofs integrity. Give Progressive Roofing & Construction a call today!
There is a major difference between fixing a roof that is leaking and installing a roof that is well-designed and has no leaks!
We have years of experience in the roofing industry, with extensive knowledge in the latest trends and roofing standards, that we guarantee your roof will be repaired and completely leak-free by we finish! We specialize in commercial roofing, as well as residential roofing. This means that we can handle any roofing emergency promptly. Whether you have a major leak or simply want us to come survey your property for a roof installation, we can handle any need you may have.