Many homeowners will suffer storm or hail damage to their roof at some juncture over the course of their lives, it is unavoidable. Soon, our seasonal snowstorms will be replaced with the rain and hail season, but hail can really happen any time throughout the year. Hail damage happens most in the Midwest states of the nation, and damage in just one storm can cause damages in excess of one billion dollars. Which makes sense when you consider the fact that a single hailstorm may see billions of hailstones fall from the sky. If you experience a damaging hailstorm, best you have a quality Fort Collins Roofing Contractor on speed dial. Since your roof holds the largest target area for these hailstorms, it shall then also take the biggest hit. Even if you cannot see any obvious damage after a hailstorm, consider the following. Hail strikes off the protective granules that are embedded into the shingles, which in turn causes a shorter life span for your roof. Those granules in your shingles protect your roof from the harmful ultraviolet rays from the sun. The excess exposure to the sun’s rays makes your shingles brittle and more susceptible to degradation and wear. Hail damage can shorten the life expectancy of your roof by as much as 75 percent.
Emergency Hail Damage Repair
Hail also holds the ability to produce enough damage that your roof begins to leak. In addition to causing thousands of dollars in damage, leaks can lead to mold issues and structural damage as well.
It is recommended you have an expert inspect your roof after a hailstorm. We will be waiting for your phone call. (970) 283-3233