Roofing, Tiling, Guttering, Soffits, Fascia, Attic Insulation in Cork and in all area’s of Limerick.
Over the years we have learned to specialise in all aspects of roof repairs. Our workers have earned us a reputation of being dependable and professional. Attention to detail is paramount, and also ensure that all work, gets done on time and within the budget provided.
Roof Coverings repaired Including all aspects of Roof Repair including Dome Lights. Professional Roofers.
Heavy rain and storms can leave lasting damage on a roof in need of roof repairs. This can be caused by many things; Storm damage from the hail, tree damage due to falling limbs, or even the damage by people walking your roof. Also remember loose worn out slate, cracked or sun damaged tiles etc.
Improper Roof Repair Installation
Over 90% of rook leaks are caused by improper installation and by defective metal flashing or can be age related.
Flashing is what’s found near any roof penetration area such as chimney areas, step, apron and valley areas, anywhere where the roof angles join together.
During a repair, it is necessary to look for any other roof damage that could lead to future problems. If the leaks are not addressed, the structure of your home may be weakened as the building frame continues to be exposed to dampness.
Where Damage Usually Occur
Roofs, gutters, flashing’s, and skylights are the structures that receive the most damage during a storm. Conditions such as roof pitch, the direction of the wind, age, and temperature of the roofing material all play into effect when it comes to roof repairs after a storm. There are many problems that can occur, and it’s important to have a trained professional who can spot these problems very easily.
In addition, the poor installation tiles, which are sometimes placed incorrectly, may need to be addressed. If roof tiles are missing, these will need to be replaced also.
When storm damage has occurred, it is very important that individuals check their roof for needed repairs regularly.
Most opt for spring because of the fair weather and due to the fact that spring storms and heavy rains make you think more about your roofs integrity.
Different Types of Roof Repair Damage
Roof Tile Replacements
These are when the tiles on the roof that often start to move after a few years as the weather takes it toll on them roof they are most exposed to Sun and winds & rain.
Often during high winds tiles are misplaced and need to be replaced in order to prevent leaking and more extensive damage having to be repaired at a later stage. Best to get this done the minute you notice it.
Leaking or Damaged Underfelt
Often underfelt or drip lining between the roof and the gutters can get worn or torn and requires to be replaced and reduce leaks into the main roof. Age or often high winds can do damage to this lining and hence need repairs as soon as possible.