If you're a first-time homeowner, you might think your roof is something you don't have to think about unless it's damaged by a storm or wears out due to age and needs to be replaced. However, your roof needs regular maintenance just like the rest of your house. Here are some roofing services your roof might need over the years to prolong its life and prevent leaks.
An Inspection After A Storm
If you have an asphalt shingle roof and notice a great deal of mold and moss on the surface, then you should clean it off as soon as possible. Mold, mildew, and moss can easily cause substantial shingle damage that requires a replacement. And, while you should get to cleaning as soon as possible, there are a few mistakes that you can easily make that can actually damage your roof in the process.