Having a stable and high-quality roof may be the most important aspect of your home. With that being said, when was the last time you stopped to look at the condition of your roof? Has it been a while? If so, it’s time you pause what you’re doing and step outside to take a good, long look at your home’s roof. What do you see? Do you see chimney flashings that are loose or missing? Shingles that are missing, buckling or curling? Or, do you notice your roof is starting to show its age of 27-years-old? If you’ve noticed any of these factors, it may be time for a roof replacement for your home in Charlotte. However, if you didn’t see anything wrong with your roof, continue reading.
Another Warning Sign It’s Time For a Roof Replacement
- Shingle granules in the gutters – You should be cleaning out your gutters twice a year – at the beginning of fall and at the end of winter. Why? If your gutters get clogged with debris, such as leaves or sticks from Mother Nature’s hefty storms, you could be left with much more than an afternoon cleaning out the gutters, such as water damage to your home’s interior or exterior. When you clean out the gutters, you should be looking for signs your roof needs to be replaced. A sure sign your roof is at the end of its life is if there are excessive shingle granules in the gutters. Are they loaded up with granules? If you see a few here and there, you’re in the clear. However, if you notice there are much more than what seems “normal,” it’s time to give Ace Roofing in Charlotte a call for a roof inspection.
Learn more about roof replacement, and if your home needs it by giving us a call to schedule a roof inspection today! In the meantime, stay tuned for our next blog to learn more signs it’s time for a roof replacement: Warning Signs Your Roof Is At The End Of Its Life.