Why Fall Is The Best Time To Start Roofing Work

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After listening to a few friends of mine complain about the cost of replacing their roof, I realized that I should make sure that my own roof was in decent shape. I climbed up on a ladder to see if I could see the shingles, and things weren't looking very pretty. Some patches of shingles were missing entirely, while others looked badly damaged. Fortunately, I caught the damage early enough that experts could patch up the issues. However, since roofing damage isn't always obvious, I decided to put up this website so that others can spot trouble of their own.


Why Fall Is The Best Time To Start Roofing Work

24 August 2018
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Summer turning in to fall means that it is time to put up the sleeveless shirts and bring out your sweaters. As the weather takes a turn of the more cool season, you will probably start to make changes around the house as well. The fall season is a great time to start work on your trees, take care of your garden, and touch upon the housework that you need before the holiday season rolls around. Fall season is also the best time to get roof work done. Here are three reasons why fall is a good time to start any roofing projects. 

You get the cold, mild weather

Fall in many regions is a time where the weather starts to cool down, but before it starts to rain or snow. This touches upon the best time for a roofer to be able to do work. This way your residential roofer will not have to deal with wet weather from the snow or rain. They will also not have to feel too sluggish due to the extreme heat of summer. Make an appointment with your roofer the moment the weather breaks. 

Tile replacement has time to settle

It is common for roof tiling to break down over time. If you have an older roof or if you have trees around that can shed and hit the tile, you may notice that during the summer more of your roof tiles are broken. If you need replacement, the autumn season is the time to get this done. This will allow the roof tiles to settle in before the snow starts during the winter time. Knowing that your home's roof repairs are complete before moisture begins to fall will make your home a little bit cozier. 

Fall season is the perfect inspection time

Trees begin to shed during the fall season as the weather turns. You may also need to utilize your fireplace which means that your chimney needs to be in order. During your roof work, you can get an inspection to make sure that each of these systems is working appropriately. Ask your roof tiling expert if they can perform an overall inspection of your roof and let you know if they see any possible problems that are festering. If they see an issue with your chimney or with your treeline, you can call in an arborist and a chimney inspector to get your home fall ready. 

Contact a company, like Solis Roofing Contractors, for more help.