Your roof is constantly exposed to the elements and various forms of extreme weather day in and day out, and it will suffer some damage eventually. However, with regular roof repairs and maintenance, you can transform your roof into a long-lasting investment.
By keeping an eye on your roof’s condition, you can prevent damage in several ways. Here are some benefits of roof maintenance.
1. Prevent Mold and Mildew
Keeping your gutters clean goes a long way toward making sure your roof is healthy. Gutters keep the water contained instead of splashing all over your home and creating leaks. An improper gutter installation can lead to water overflowing back onto your roof. Excess moisture can also lead to the growth of toxic substances like mold and mildew, which can also compromise the appearance of your roof and even cause leaks.
2. Improve Energy Efficiency
To decrease your energy bills and feel more comfortable, it is important to maintain your shingles. Having energy-efficient shingles installed is extremely important, but keeping them clean and damage-free can extend their service life.
3. Reduce Repair Expenses
Nothing is as important to your home as making sure your roof lasts for a long time. While roof repairs and a new roof installation are realities of life, roof maintenance will extend your roof’s life span by several years. By taking good care of your roof, you can reduce the number of large-scale roof repairs you will need, saving you money. If properly maintained, your roof will last you up to twenty or thirty years.
4. Improve Curb Appeal
In maintaining your roof, it does more than just keep your costs down, it also keeps tyour home looking great overall. The more curb appeal your home has means the higher value in your home has in the market if you ever decide to sell your home.
Call Infinity Roofing Contractors at (678) 802-8200 or fill out our contact form to schedule a free estimate. We serve many areas in Metro Atlanta, including Kennesaw, Acworth, Alpharetta and Marietta, GA.