How to Check for Roof Repair Needs
Some problems can be solved easily on your own. Other times? Having a professional around can help a lot. If you notice any of these warning signs, you might need an apartment roof repair.
Leaks and Moisture
Little is more alarming than moisture inside your home. Water and leakage should be inspected immediately—in many cases, it’s a costly mistake to wait the problem out.
Damage on the Outside
A sagging roof, a heat-damaged roof, failed flashings, and broken shingles are all great reasons to rework your apartment roof. Gaps, bubbles, and more can all be addressed quickly when dealt with by a professional.
Age and Weather Damage
The typical asphalt roof lasts between 15-20 years. If yours is getting close, or you don’t know how old it is, then it’s a good time to have a professional out to check your roof. Weather damage can happen no matter a roof’s age, so give your roof a good check on a regular basis, especially after severe weather.
Types of Roofs on Apartment Buildings
The most common type of roof for apartments is flat roofs. They provide efficient use of space, allowing for rooftop gardens, solar panels, and recreational areas. Their simplicity in construction and maintenance often makes them a cost-effective choice for commercial and residential structures alike.
However, flat roofs require proper drainage systems to prevent water pooling and potential leaks, requiring periodic inspection and maintenance. Despite these considerations, the versatility and sleek appearance of flat roofs continue to make them a popular choice in contemporary architecture and design.
A Roofing Company You Can Trust
American Roofing is the company you can trust to take care of your apartment roof repair for any roof.
There are a lot of roofing companies out there, but none quite like us. As certified apartment roofers, go above and beyond for our customers, because we believe in supporting those who support us. For this reason, we are active members of the Utah Apartment Association.
At American Roofing, we promise to do our very best to provide our services in a professional manner that is hassle-free to you and your tenants. We strive diligently to keep your property neat during the project and always ensure to leave it clean when the job is complete.
We have proven ourselves countless times by repairing damaged roofs to many happy customers. We are proud to say that the great majority of our business comes from happy repeat customers, their associates, friends, and neighbors whom they have referred.