Severe weather that can damage your home’s roofing comes in many different forms depending on where you live. It could be hail, high winds, a hurricane, a tornado, ice, or heavy snow conditions that make you nervous that you might need emergency roofing services. You might be certain your home’s roof has sustained damage, or you might only suspect that is the case. Either way, there are some things that you should know about what to expect from emergency roofing services.
First of all, if it was a widespread, devastating storm, your home won’t be the only one that has been damaged. It could take some time for a roofing contractor to be able to get to everyone. The sooner you call, the higher up on the list you’ll be. The first phase is often getting temporary protection in place, so don’t be surprised if the first visit is just to put a tarp in place. The idea is to act quickly to avoid additional water damage and then come back later with a permanent solution.
Another thing to know about emergency roofing services is that roofing contractors will often prioritize known serious damage before routine post-storm inspections. For example, if you have a tree through your roof, your need for help is more urgent than someone with a missing shingle or two.
At Race City Roofing, we do everything in our power to help our community after severe weather has occurred. Our emergency roofing services are second to none because our decades of experience enable us to be more efficient and able to handle the logistics involved. If your home or business has sustained damage, don’t hesitate to contact us.