When it comes to infiltrations, water proves to be a problem that needs to be solved immediately and with a sense of responsibility, in order to be stopped in the long run. Infiltrations are practically the way in which damaged cover materials and drainage systems allow water to infiltrate through the roof.
Roof leaks are a common problem which, unfortunately, can have severe consequences, especially if they are not detected in time, causing both the degradation of the roof and of the building`s structure, as well as the discomfort of living in that space, moisture and mold being imminent in these cases.
Wind, hail, snow accumulations or tree branches falling on the roof are some of the common causes of roof damage, which leaves room for infiltrations. To these are added the incorrect installation of the roof and the lack of periodic roof repair Southlake TX maintenance (the roof should be inspected at least once a year, by an expert roofer).
The best way to identify the source of water leaks is when rainfall occurs, because it makes it easier for you to identify the infiltration point, from the attic. After identifying the problematic area, you must start the repairs.
Waterproofing is the key word in preventing water infiltrations and its consequences. In this regard, it is necessary to work with both skilled craftsmen and quality materials, as durable as possible.