Roof leaks can cause significant damage to your home if the cause isn’t discovered & repaired promptly! If you suspect your roof is leaking, please act now before it gets any worse.
Finding where the leak is coming from isn’t always as easy as finding a wet patch on your ceiling. Often the location of the actual leak is not always where the water ends up. Water can enter at one spot & trickle down to another spot on your ceiling or walls.
Look for the most obvious signs on your roof which are roof penetrations (skylights, chimneys etc.) or any damaged spots as this could be the location of your roof leak.
We will inspect your roof for some of the most common causes of roof leaks, the most common one being water stains or discolouration on your ceilings & walls which are often ringed with brown & yellow. Also look for any peeling paint, mould or moisture marks.
The most common & obvious cause of roof leaks is the age of your roof. Over time roof tiles & metal roofing materials deteriorate due to the natural elements such as strong winds, heavy rain & the constant exposure to our harsh sun.
Other causes of roof leaks are as follows: –
Remember prevention is always better when comes to roof leaks & the best way to prevent a roof leak is a regular care & maintenance.
Please ensure to have your roof inspected on a regular basis to avoid any of the above issues, you’ll be glad you did as early detection of a roof leak can save you from much bigger issues & obviously save you money!