Having a correctly installed roof made from a material that is suitable for your building as well as for your climate is just the first step toward ensuring that your roof will protect your building for a long time.
To have the peace of mind that your roof stays sturdy, indeed, you also need to take care of it – here are some tips how:
- Inspect it regularly – having your roof inspected twice a year, in spring and in fall, is an important maintenance and prevention task. Get a respected Aurora commercial roofing company to do it for you – detecting even the thinnest hairline crack is essential for keeping your roof strong;
- Regular cleaning – roof inspections should go hand in hand with roof cleaning. Make sure that any debris, such as dust, dried leaves, twigs and feathers are removed from the roof surface as well as from the gutters;
- Trim your trees – the large trees branches that overhang your roof are usually old, too, which means that any storm can break them and drop them on your roof. Prevent the issue by regularly inspecting and trimming those old trees, even if that means losing some of the comfy shade that they provide.