Moss and lichens are more than a cosmetic issue on many kinds of roofing materials – asphalt shingles, roll roofing, wood shingle roofs, wood shake roofs. By holding moisture against the roof surface, moss speeds the wear of the asphalt shingle surface in freezing climates like Rochester by increasing frost damage to the mineral granule coating on the shingles. Continue reading “Moss is Damaging Your Roof”
The easiest thing to do when you have a leaky roof is put out a bucket. However, in the long run, this will end up costing you more. The cost to repair the roof is only a drop in the bucket compared to the expense of fixing resultant problems. You’ll need a professional to find and fix the causes of roof leaks before it ends up costing more.
Problems & results of a neglected roof: Continue reading “A Drop In the Bucket”