For a roof leak, it is one of those deals where you know it when you see it, though it may be very subtle. You may feel it on the carpet with your bare feet, or see a dark spot on your carpet, tile or wood floor. It is also often evident via wall stress, including bubbled paint, flaky paint or cracks. Sometimes you hear dripping, but you don’t know where it is coming from or where the rainwater is going. Regardless, it is time to get this problem checked out.
Roof leak, call 904-375-0798 for a free estimate
This is something that should not wait long
Let’s be honest, a roof leak is nothing more than a headache. Fortunately, there is an answer to most capably troubleshoot this unhappy discovery. We have seen many, many different scenarios over our more than 15 years of experience. We have fixes that are quick, easy and affordable. However, if the problem has been going on for a while, whether you knew about it or not, then the leak could have eaten away and decayed a substantial amount. Water is a beautiful and a life-giving element necessary for our survival, but it is also one of the most solvent common factors of materials in the world. A roof that is not a complete “shell” – a completely weatherproofed and sealed structure repelling the elements – then it is a vulnerable roof.
One of the scariest reasons urging repairs on your roof leak – mold! … For every color of the rainbow, you can find a mold to match. If you find mold in your home or business due to a breaching leak, it means it has been a while since moisture has laid its claim.
You may have already noticed a musty smell, yuck! If so, that is usually the result of mold and mildew. It is time to get that roof leak fixed! Ask any apartment rental agent, they will tell you that mold is their #1 enemy because of how difficult it is to get rid of and the extent of property damage it claims. Unfortunately, it is a common problem, like bugs, affecting thousands upon thousands of homes in the United States. Mold seriously affects people with preexisting conditions. Even for the healthy mold may cause difficulty breathing, watery eyes and itchy skin.
Here are a few hallmarks of a roof leak, in case you have any doubts:
- Wood rot
- Pealing or cracked paint
- Hazardous mold!
We are Floridians, so we know how much rain we get year in and year out during the summer months. That is when many a roof leak will reveal itself. It is wise to make sure this overhead structure is checked out periodically to curb any possible development of damage, pests and health risks. Cockroaches, for example, are more than just annoying critters that freak out homeowners upon seeing them. They are known carriers of salmonella. In Florida, it is just a matter of time before you see some bugs encroach upon your home, so you do not need to provide even more incentive with a dank environment, which would be the case in gutters and attics if a leak is allowed. We will take this problem off your hands immediately. A leak is an emergency due to its negative potential, and we respond immediately to emergencies.
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