What To Look For Roof ReplacementAug 24, 2011
As we move into the heat of summer it’s a good time to make sure your Iowa roof is in good condition. Roof repair and restoration is one of those things that, left too late, can cost you a lot more than an insurance premium. Furthermore your roof can take up to 40% of the exterior of your home, a professional Iowa roof restoration will greatly improve the overall appearance of the home and it’s value.
Cement Tile Roofs
Cement Tile Roofs tend to last about 12- 15 years depending on a number of factors before they are in need of a roof restoration. A good way to see if your cement tile roof is in need of restoration is to look for any cracked, broken or chipped tiles and whether the ridge capping needs to be re-pointed. In addition you’ll want to look for color fading or any moss, lichen and fungus on the roof.
Terracotta Tile Roofs
Terracotta Tile Roofs tend to last about 12-15 years before it is in need of a terracotta tile maintenance package. A good way to check if your terracotta tile roof is in need of maintenance is to look for cracked or broken tiles and leaks from the roof.
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