Key Danger Signs

 

Key Danger Signals Of A Failing Roof

Attic Leakage
After Wind-driven Rain

raindamage

Possible causes: shingle underlayment is leaking, insufficient underlayment, or/and deteriorated flashing.

Attic Leakage
After
Ice Build-up

ice damage

Possible cause: Inadequate shingle underlayment allows water from ice dams to leak into attic.

Ceiling/Wall Stains Or Mold/Mildew Growth

mold_ceiling

Possible cause: Inadequate or faulty shingle underlayment allowing leakage or inadequate ventilation.

Exterior Decay,
and/or
Siding Decay

exteriordecay

Possible cause: Poor attic ventilation.

Missing, Cracked,
or
Curling Shingles

curling shingles

Possible cause: Shingles have reached the end of their usable life.

Dark Or Dirty
Areas
On Roof

dark spots

Possible cause: Loss of granules due to aging.

Blistering/Peeling of Interior/Exterior Paint

peeling-paint-texture-19

Possible cause: Extreme temperature or high humidity due to poor attic ventilation.

Dealing with
High Energy
Costs

energybill

Possible cause: Insufficient attic ventilation forces heating/cooling system to run harder.