Danger Signals of a Failing Roof- Part I

October 11, 2011

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Part One in our series of "Danger Signals of a Failing Roof."   Recognizing warning signs of a damaged roof and doing the necessary repairs early may help prevent costly repairs in the future.  If you have any of these conditions, it's a clear sign that your roof needs repair and maintenance. Remember to always work with a licensed, professional roofing contractor.

Leakage in the Attic

leakage in the attic after wind driven rain








POSSIBLE CAUSE: Leaky or inadequate shingle underlayment or deteriorated flashing

stains on interior ceilings and walls or mold and mildew growth









POSSIBLE CAUSE: Inadequate or faulty shingle underlayment allowing leakage or inadequate ventilation

missing, cracked or curled shingles









POSSIBLE CAUSE: Shingles have reached the end of their useful life