ROOF INSPECTION SERVICES
If your located in San Mateo, CA. or the surrounding areas and feel that your roof is due for a roof inspection, ELM Roofing Contractors are at your service. roof inspections are carried out to identify problems, fulfill building requirements and also ascertain the lifespan of the roof. Regular roof inspection will help you catch roofing issues before they escalate into real problems. This will save you money that you would have spent on major repairs or even a roof replacement.
WHEN SHOULD YOUR ROOF HAVE A ROOF INSPECTION ?
DURING THE FALL AND SPRING AS PART OF AN ANNUAL ROUTINE
According to the National Roofing Contractors Association, you should have your roof inspected during the fall and spring. Roofs not older than ten years may only require one inspection annually, while roofs older than that need to be inspected at least twice a year.
AFTER A MAJOR WEATHER EVENT
The roof bears the brunt of adverse weather elements be it snow, heavy downpour or even strong winds. You should enlist the services of a professional roof inspector soon after hailstorms for example, to assess the damage done to your roof. This will give you enough time to file for insurance claims before it’s too late. Most insurance companies require proof of roof inspection by a professional before approving your claims.
IF THE ROOF WAS NEVER INSPECTED
Typically, roofs have a lifespan of up to 20 years. If your roof is over 10 years old or as never been inspected, now is the time to call a professional roof inspector. He can assess the lifespan of your roof, advise you on any required repairs and tell you when you will need to replace it.
WHEN YOU ARE BUYING OR SELLING YOUR HOME
When you buy a new home, you need to ensure that it is in good condition. Buying a home without inspecting the roof can lead to unexpected additional cost, for example a leaking roof can cause structural damage to your new property which is not always visible until it’s too late. I addition, The law requires property owners to provide safe homes for their tenants. A roofing inspection will ensure that you comply with the law. It can also increase the selling points and the resale value of your property.
AFTER INSTALLING A NEW ROOF
While there may be little to no damage on a new roof, a roof inspection will ensure that it was done properly. It is also a chance to correct any mistakes that were made during the installation. Not a professional roofing company will offer to perform an inspection after the installation process is done.
An improperly installed roof can increase your heating and cooling expenses, as well as being a health hazard. As a reliable roofing company, we have the knowledge of safety procedures and also access to proper equipment to thoroughly inspect your roof. Our team of experts can easily identify problems that may be invisible to the untrained eye.
LOCAL San Mateo, CA ROOFING CONTRACTORS
If you live in San Mateo, CA or the surrounding areas, ELM Roofing Contractors are here to help you assess the condition of your roof. Contact us today for a free consultation with one of our licensed roofers.