How Do I Tell If I Have A Roof Leak?
Have the recent rains caused a roof leak in your home? Roof leaks can bring on some serious issues on the inside and outside of your home. The sooner you can identify issues caused by a leaky roof and fix them, the more time, money and hassle you will save yourself.
Some roof leaks are obvious and easy to spot, while others may be a little harder to find. Here are a few quick ways to find roof leaks in your home.
Check your ceilings for any signs of water in the following areas.
- Around your plumbing vents — almost always in your kitchen and bathrooms
- Around your fireplace
- Any place your ceiling meets an exterior wall
- Vaulted ceilings
Okay, We’ve Found A Leak…What Does That Mean?
There could be a number of reasons for a roof leak. Some of the most common reasons we see are general maintenance issues, an old roof that may be nearing the end of its life, storm damage that you weren’t aware of, in addition to workmanship issues with the installation of your roof. Some of these issues are easier to fix than others, but no matter the reason for your roof leak, addressing it quickly is imperative.
Contact us today to get a free estimate scheduled…we’ll make sure your home is safe and dry! We know that roof leaks don’t happen at the most opportune times, so that is why we are on call 24 hours a day. The team at Rapid Response can help you get a tarp on your roof to stop the leak for the moment and help you make a plan to get it fixed for good.