Strong winds brought about by heavy thunderstorms pound many New Mexico homes, resulting in serious damage that may compromise the structures’ roofing systems. That’s why it is important that you take steps to protect your roof and your home before severe weather hits.
Roof coatings have become more popular over the years. They help property owners and managers comply with more stringent building codes and appease the call of environmentalists for sustainable construction practices.
Proper maintenance is key to roof longevity. However, most property owners are only concerned about the shingles, tiles and sheets – generally the things the eye can see from the ground. Although it’s imperative to routinely pay attention to these items, they’re not the only components that need regular care. Actually, other parts need more care to keep your roof leak-free.
Storm damage is easily a homeowner’s worst nightmare. Apart from compromising the home’s defenses against the harsh elements, fixing storm damage can be costly. You can help reduce the costs by filing an insurance claim, but how can you be sure that your insurance provider will approve your request? Our team of roofing experts shares a few tips on how to handle an insurance claim.