Flat Roofing Emergencies & How To Prevent Them
Flat roofing is an ideal option for many buildings, budgets and environments. As with any type of coverage, roofing repairs are common. Claw Roofing specializes in flat roof repair, Calgary! In fact, our modified bitumen is a highly weather-resistant material that offers superior protection to residential and commercial applications. It additionally reflects the UV rays from the sun instead of having your building absorb all of that extra heat. Spring is a great time to assess the condition of your roof. Make the most of nice weather and book a roofing inspection to assess the condition of your roof. Common flat roofing repair issues are often precipitated by:
- Pooling Water
- Improper Drainage, Improper Downspout Location
- Poor Flashing Installation
- Inadequate Ventilation
- Leaks in Caulking Around Chimney or Vents
Spring Roofing Repairs & Maintenance
It can be tremendously alarming if your recent spring inspection revealed a swamp situation among your flat roofing. Unaddressed slope issues and too flat of a grade due to improper installation, age and stress can cause significant structural damage over time. Sagging roof issues create pooling water and a path of least resistance for standing water to eventually flow to. This can escalate to interior and exterior water damage and extend to issues far surpassing your roof. One season of improper snow or ice removal can be catastrophic to your flat roof and leave you in need of repair or replacement. Claw has all of your flat roof repair Calgary! Call us today and we will be happy to assess the damage and outline your best options.
Calgary Roofing: Fix Your Improper Drainage Issues
Discovering the root cause of your flat roofing emergency is the best way to amend the issue. Improper drainage due to clogged gutters and downspouts can lead to organic debris accumulation. This can create a damp environment that is prone to mildew, rot and mold. It is essential to manually clear your gutters and inspect your downspouts, metal flashing, soffits, vents and fascia components at least twice a year to stay proactive with the health of your roof. If you are uncomfortable climbing ladders and conducting roofing maintenance, ensure that you hire a professional company to help you complete these dirty and necessary tasks.
Prevent Flat Roof Repair & Remove Overhanging Branches
Claw Roofing takes preventative maintenance highly into account during our roof assessments. If your gutters are continually plugged due to ultra-close landscaping, a simple tree haircut can save the day. If one overhead branch is causing you the most grief, consider having it professionally and carefully removed. It is preferable to keep your tree for shade, wildlife, oxygen and aesthetics. If you can save the tree and simply remove the main branch culprit, you can create a winning situation.
Flat Roof Repair Calgary Claw Roofing
We don’t believe in simply treating the symptoms and offering patchwork solutions. Our experienced and reliable team will provide you with a comprehensive roofing report to detail what is happening up top and why. We are happy to meet you on site for any residential, commercial, industrial or institutional flat roof repairs or maintenance.