Carpentry

Maintenance of your roof

Caring for and maintaining the roof of the home can be an exceedingly difficult and daunting endeavor. There are many tips and techniques that can help protect your roof against everything our northeast climate throws at it. Helping extend the lifespan of the materials and avoiding costly repairs or replacements.

  1. Roof venting: Proper roof ventilation will significantly increase the lifespan of your asphalt roof. The air should be allowed to flow up from the soffit and out of the ridge.
  2. Clean the gutters
  3. Trim the trees
  4. Look for moss and algae
  5. Check the insulation yearly