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Roof Repair Tips for Hurricane Season

Hurricane season is one of the busiest times of the year for most roofers in Florida and other coastal areas. You will be on a long waiting list if you wait until hurricane season begins to get a major roof repair reports That’s why you should always get your roof repaired before hurricane season starts. Then once hurricane season starts you won’t have anything to worry about. Your roof will be in good shape and you can focus on everything else that goes along with hurricane season.

Get Hurricane Shutter Installed

Your roof has a much better chance of withstanding hurricane force winds if you have hurricane shutters professionally installed. Do not even consider skipping this in favor of another home improvement project this hurricane season. In most cases hurricane shutters are the one thing that will protect your roof from hurricane force winds. You see, if hurricane force winds enter your home, the only way they will leave is by punching a hole through your roof. You don’t want to deal with that, so get hurricane shutters installed as soon as possible.

Replace Your Roof If It’s Over 20 Years Old

A roof that’s over 20 years needs to be replaced in most cases. Of course it depends on the material, but the 20 year year mark is when most roofs need to be inspected to see if it’s time for replacement. Call your local roofer to get your roof inspected. The last thing you want to do is go through another hurricane season with a roof that’s on it’s last leg. After it’s inspected, get a quote and seriously consider the advice your local roofer gives you. Whether it’s repair or replacement, just go for it.

Southeast General Contractors Group Inc.

3121 Skyway Cir F, Melbourne, FL 32934

(877) 407-3535