Spring is here and its time to get your spring cleaning done. Most people think about the inside of their home but don’t forget your home exterior including your roof. It’s an important part of your home’s defense. So it’s an important part of your home to maintain in a few simple ways.
- Clean Your Gutters
Gutters go hand n hand with the roofs protection of your home from water damage so it’s important to make sure water is not spilling over from clogged gutters and that your gutters are in good overall shape.
2. Trim Branches
Take a good look at not only your roof but the trees and branches around your roof. Take care of trimming nearby trees and hanging branches could avoid big problems later and help protect your roof from damage.
3. Check for Mold
Mold can grow on the shingles of your roof and look white, green or black in color. If let go it can grow and root your shingles or even be a sign that water damage is underway.
- Check your shingles
Look for missing or damaged shingles in a single area of your roof these can be repaired to avoid leaks.Strong winds and time can cause damage to your shingles.
- Check Your Attic
Look for light and water stains these are important signs your roof could be leaking. It’s important to check your home for any leaks during the spring after the winter and in the fall after summer storms.
If you think you are need of a new roof call the experts at Wize Home Direct for a free roof inspection to know for sure at 828-212-0580.