In some cases, roof repairs don’t always work and leaks may recur. Different factors can lead to persistent roof leaks but it doesn’t mean that the problem can be fixed. By working with an experienced and reputable roofer, you can avoid dealing with this issue.
Read on to discover the most common causes of recurring roof leaks.
It’s not always easy to find the origin of a leak. Because it can be a challenge finding its source, it’s easy for people to make mistakes while locating where your roof is leaking. Failure to determine where the water is coming from will only cause the leak to come back.
The Roof Is Not the Only Problem
Leaks may be coming somewhere near your roof but not directly from it. Your roofer may have missed the problem area during their first visit. To avoid this issue, hire an experienced roofing contractor. A skilled contractor will thoroughly inspect your roof and make sure to address all issues before leaving.
Mistakes on Choice of Materials
Some contractors offer homeowners low bids but skimp on materials. Using the wrong materials when repairing your roof will only cause the problem to persist. On the other hand, a reputable roofer uses the best materials to ensure the durability and good performance of your roof.
Your Home Is Starting to Settle
Settling occurs when your home’s foundation is moving away from its original place. Once this happens, new cracks may form or old cracks may reappear on the repaired areas of your roof.
At Chase Roofing LLC, you can count on us to do the job right the first time. We only install high-quality roofs and gutters. Give us a call at (757) 872-0700 or fill out our contact form to get a free quote. We serve homeowners in Yorktown, VA, and nearby communities.