In Chicago, whether it is your home or place of business, roofing faces the unpredictable fluctuations of Midwest seasons 24 hours a day. Spring and Fall are challenging due to the rough winds that whip against the building’s exterior. Summer’s hot temperatures bake the roofs with surface temperatures that often exceed 200 degrees. And don’t forget about Winter’s powerful snow, ice and freezing temperatures that accumulate on the roofs surface for several weeks at a time.
Roofing tends to fall in the “out of sight, out of mind” category for homeowners and property managers; however, from the moment of installation, the roofing system undergoes continuous deterioration. While there are many tips for DIY roof maintenance, a professional inspection may be necessary according to the tell-signs to look for below:
Choosing the right roofing professional to inspect your home or office is critical! Trust, analysis and expertise will help you determine who to choose and how to avoid a roofing horror story. At FGK Services, Inc., we continue to raise the “B.A.R.” by providing Beautiful, Affordable and Reliable asphalt roofing systems for any residence or commercial building.