Is your roof calling for a repair or replacement? If you are not sure about that, give your roof a closer look. Are there leaks and cracks? Severe weather changes may have caused that. How about dents and loose panels? The roofing issues may not be too noticeable if they are still small and new, but don’t be too confident that your roof is fully in its best condition unless you do a regular maintenance checkup. Don’t wait for another heavy rain or storm to pass by before you assess your roof. Your roof’s health should be one of your priorities if you want to protect your family and belongings from external perils.
If you are thinking of roof repair or roof replacement now, then this is the season to do it, while we are still in the warmer and drier months of the year.
Check also Roofing Vancouver’s guide to getting your roof repaired and learn the basics of roof repair.
Why it is best to perform roof repair and roof replacement in the spring?
Almost everyone—if not all—would agree that spring is the perfect season to do housecleaning and attend to outdoor maintenance routines that are put on the back burner for a long time. Roofing Vancouver explains in this post why doing it in spring is a good idea.
Most favorable weather
Think about loads of sunshine and perfect temperature after all those rain and cold season. Just the thought of more sunny hours in a day will inspire you to go outside and do some outdoor activities. Spring is generally more temperate than winter, and dampness at this season is moderately low. After the cold, rainy days are over, and before the hotness of the summer settles in, you and your roofer will be able to get a better visual on the leaks and cracks of your rooftops. Keep in mind that high humidity can also bring about greater risk of moisture damage on your roof throughout your roof repair task. In addition, the refreshing breeze of the season is such a mood lifter that any workload would spontaneously become a breeze.
Furthermore, the roofing materials used in roof repair service and roof replacement work best in not-so-hot and not-too-cold temperatures, so our roofing contractors in Vancouver can perform roof works with the best craftsmanship during this season.
Less competition and less traffic on spring break
The spring season is not the peak season for many roofing contractors because summer is. Moreover, getting in touch with many roof repair service is better and easier in springtime than at other time of the year. This is because the fine weather allows workers to move around with ease and speed. In Roofing Vancouver, though, our professional roofers are available anytime, 24/7.
If you have roof-related emergencies, reach us anytime, in whatever season. Our roof experts will be more than happy to serve you even beyond working hours.
What to Look for on Your Roof in Spring
If you are ready to do some roofing maintenance task in spring, read on Roofing Vancouver’s lists about the most important things you should be checking in your roof:
- Leaves and other debris in your gutters
- Moss that could be trapping water
- Overhanging branches that need to be trimmed immediately
- Ice dams
- Missing roof panel(s)
- Broken shingles or shingles starting to curl out
- Loosened adhesives or fasteners
- Rotting wood on the underside of your roof
- Granule piles from the asphalt shingles
- Water marks, rust, stains, or discolorations
Other damages that may need the eyes of our roofing experts are as follows:
- Damaged sheathing or shingles that are attached to the sheathing
- Damage to the underlayment which is what is under the shingles, as a cushion
- Starter strips which are the first line of shingles
- Poor insulation
- Nailing pattern of shingles because if they were nailed wrongly or are not working properly
- Clogged gutters
Why Choose Roofing Vancouver
Dedicated professional roofers
Our roofing experts are committed to providing the first-class service to our clients.
Finest quality materials
We offer only the finest roofing materials that are bound to last a long time.
We value our customers, and we think safety first, all the time.
Emergency quick response
We are available not just in spring but in all seasons to provide you with the best roofing service.
Need a roof repair service in Vancouver?
We at Roofing Vancouver offer a wide range of services for residential and commercial establishments. From precautionary maintenance, to leak repair, to a full roof replacement—whatever you need—our roofers will be able to bring it to you. Get in touch with us and discover how to obtain a free roof inspection today!