When Mother Nature gets moody and throws a storm your way, you may think that all you have to worry about is staying inside and staying dry. However, while you’re safe from harm, the same can’t always be said for your home. That’s because your house takes the full brunt of whatever that storm is throwing at it.
The biggest issue arises when a storm begins tearing up shingles or putting holes on your siding. If that happens, you’re going to want to make those repairs right away. Here’s why.
Reasons to Make Storm Repairs ASAP
The Problems Will Only Get Worse
When your home is damaged by a storm, even if it’s just slightly, the problem will not go away on its own. The longer you let the damage go unrepaired, the worse it will get — you’ll lose more shingles, your siding will become further worn, etc.
It Can Cause More Damage
If your shingles have been torn away by heavy winds, you’re opening your home up to suffer water damage since rain and snow will now be able to make itself into your attic. The same can be said for damaged siding. In order to avoid further damage to your home, you should make storm repairs as soon as you notice the damage.
It Can Cost More
If you wait to make repairs and the damage on your home worsens, it will likely cost you more to make the repairs necessary to get your home in good condition again. By making storm repairs when they first occur, you will likely not need as much work done and avoid any otherwise unnecessary spending.
Emergency roof repair prevents small damages from becoming catastrophes. At JM Roofing and Siding, our residential roofing company provides same day service that stops water in its tracks. We get to your house and inspect the rooftop as soon as it’s safe. Contact us today for more information!