5 signs you need commercial roof replacement
There are several signs that indicate the need for commercial roof replacement.
KMR Enterprises, Inc. provides the same in Boca Raton, Boynton Beach, Delray Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Lake Worth, Palm Beach.
Here are five common signs to look out for:
- Age of the Roof: Commercial roofs have a limited lifespan, typically ranging from 20 to 30 years depending on the materials used. If your roof is approaching or exceeding this age range, it may be time for a replacement. Older roofs are more prone to damage, leaks, and structural issues.
- Persistent Leaks: If you’re experiencing frequent leaks despite regular repairs, it may be a sign that your roof is no longer effectively protecting your building. Multiple leaks or persistent water damage indicate that the roof’s integrity has been compromised, and it’s time for a replacement.
- Visible Damage: Inspect your roof for any visible signs of damage, such as cracks, missing or damaged shingles, blistering, or curling. These issues can occur due to weathering, UV radiation, storm damage, or improper installation. Extensive and widespread damage may necessitate a complete roof replacement.
- Sagging or Uneven Roof: If you notice your roof is sagging or appears uneven, it’s a clear sign of structural damage and potential underlying issues. This could be due to water damage, rotting, or weakened supports. A sagging roof poses serious safety risks and requires immediate attention.
- Increased Energy Bills: A deteriorating roof can lead to poor insulation and thermal inefficiency, causing your HVAC system to work harder to maintain a comfortable temperature inside the building. If you’ve noticed a significant increase in your energy bills without any other apparent reasons, it could be due to a failing roof. A roof replacement can improve energy efficiency and reduce long-term operating costs.
It’s important to regularly inspect your commercial roof and address any signs of damage promptly. Consulting with a professional roofing contractor is recommended to assess the condition of your roof accurately and determine whether a replacement is necessary. Please call us without hesitation.