Hail and Storm Damage Posts
Inclement weather such as severe storms and hail, along with high winds, can cause catastrophic roof system failure. Immediate action after weather events will minimize damages caused by exposure to the elements. Gordy Roofing Inc. have become experts over the years in repairing or replacing roofs that are destroyed by hail and storm damage. The following posts will give you valuable insights into the process of putting your home and roof back together should you be the victim of these occurrences. We have developed a response team that is highly trained to walk you through the entire process from start to finish.
When it comes to hail in East Texas most homeowners do not consider that the roof could have been damaged. The roof, like the hood of your car is just as susceptible to hail damage. Impacting hail creates a “bruise”, possibly cracking the fiberglass membrane and will allow water to seep into your home if left unattended over time. Leaks may not occur the day after the hail storm but it can and will happen. Sometimes it requires a trained a eye by a professional roofing company. The best roofing contractors in East TX should be able to spot damages easily and swiftly.
Deciding in whether shingles need to be repaired or replaced is difficult to the untrained eye, and should only be left to a roofing company. We check the entire roofing system, and gutter system. If there are deposits of granules, a total re-roof would be a choice. Granules serve to protect the asphalt roof product (shingle). A moderate hail storm can dislodge granules and expose asphalt and reduce the life of your roof. Roofing companies that are qualified should be able to spot potential problems and solve them. Below are some informative posts that should help you in understanding storm damage and roof repair.
Roof Damage After A Storm When a major storm ends, you have to be prepared to deal with the fallout. This is especially true if hail was a part of the storm; hail can cause massive amounts of damage. There are many roofers in East TX to choose from and we offer free estimates to anyone whose home or business may have been impacted by [...]
How Snow and Ice Impact Your Roofing System As a homeowner, you would certainly want your home and its roof to remain intact during all times of the year. However, this is easier said than done. The winter weather, in particular, can truly wreck havoc on your home’s roofing system. Unless you take necessary precautions in time, you won’t be able to protect the inner [...]