Of all the storms that occur in the area, a hailstorm is probably the most dangerous for your roof. Hailstones that fall from the sky may vary in size and density, but they inflict enough damage to residential structures. While cracked siding and shattered window glass may become apparent, none is more noticeable than damage on the roofing system.
The roof is easily one of the most long-lasting structures of your property. That said, it’s quite difficult to determine the actual age of the roof by just looking at it as the roof is a bit deceptive in terms of showing its true state and condition; let alone age.
Water build up is usually the reason behind sudden commercial roof leaks. Unlike residential roofs where you can have gutter installation to handle draining, a commercial roof has more complex draining methods that malfunctions and causes accumulated water. This poses as a problem. Especially with commercial buildings with business establishments.
A proper roof evaluation by an expert roofing contractor gives you two things: peace of mind and a list of damaged components you should address. Because of this, a roof evaluation can avert potentially worse damage to your roofing system. Here are a few ways evaluations benefit your roof: