Categories for Roof Repair

Top 6 Most Common Types of Roof Repairs

November 1, 2022

When people visit us at Qualified Roofing, they know that they will receive the information they need about their roofing issues. This is because we only hire the most capable and well-trained individuals to assist our customers with the full slate of their roofing needs. Therefore, if you have been dealing with roof puddling or poor roof ventilation lately, now is the time to listen to what we have to say about some of the most common roof repairs.  Shingle or Tile Replacement Over time, shingles and tiles need to be replaced on a roof. There is just no getting... View Article

What to Know as a Tenant About Roof Repair

September 15, 2022

Various repair needs are bound to arise while you rent a home, and the need for roof repair is one of the most common. Here’s what you need to know about roof problems if you are a current house or townhome tenant. How To Recognize Roof Problems Roof problems are usually obvious, and they have several visual and physical indicators. One of the most prevalent signs of an issue is a physical leak that makes its way onto the floors in the home. You might also notice discolored ceiling paint and mildew stains where water penetrated the roof. It will be... View Article

Common Causes of Roof Leaks

June 3, 2022

Roofs are designed to protect homes and businesses from the elements, but they can’t do their job if they’re not in good condition. Over time, roofs can develop leaks for a variety of reasons. Here are some of the most common causes of roof leaks: 1. Cracked Flashing The flashing is the strips of metal or other material installed at roof valleys, around chimneys, and in other places where the roofing material comes together. Flashing is meant to seal these joints and prevent water from seeping in, but it can become cracked or loose over time. This is one of... View Article

A Look at How Snow and Hail Does So Much Roof Damage

January 15, 2021

Winters in Michigan can be quite rough, and this year especially there has been a whole lot of snow and ice for residents to deal with. Elements like snow and hail aren’t just a big nuisance—they can also cause significant damage to your roof in some circumstances. Here’s a quick look at some of the ways in which these forms of precipitation can damage your roof during the winter months, and how the best roofing companies in Traverse City, MI can help. Weight buildup The sheer amount of snow that builds up on your roof can become problematic, especially if... View Article

How Winter Weather Can Damage Your Shingle Roof

September 30, 2020

From frozen pipes to foundation cracks, winter weather can take a nasty toll on our homes. And while they’re designed to last for a few decades before needing to be replaced, shingle roofs are incredibly vulnerable to adverse winter conditions. Continue reading to learn how winter weather affects shingle roofs and how Michigan’s best roofing companies can help: Ice dams: The first cause for concern with a shingle roof is an ice dam. Ice dams form when snow melts on the top of the roof, drips down to the edge and then re-freezes. As ice dams grow larger, they can... View Article

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