By properly maintaining the flat roofing system building owners can greatly prolong its service life, reliability and performance. Luso Roofing has identified 3 steps building owners and managers should follow to properly take care of their roof.
- Regular Roof Inspections: At a minimum of once per year the roof should be inspected by a professional roofing contractor. A roofing contractor should inspect several roofing components and can identify potential roof leaks before they occur.
- Routine Roof Maintenance: Some of the recommended services of a routine maintenance but not all include removing debris, cleaning drains and gutters; and applying roofing sealants and/or roofing mastics to damaged roof areas. In some cases, roof leaks and major roof repairs may be found during the routine roof maintenances.
- Using A Professional Roofing Contractor: Major roof maintenance procedures and roof repairs should be carried out by an experienced roofing contractor. Do not attempt to do it yourself as a roofing specialist is highly recommended.
In conclusion, since the roof protects most of our valuable assets, it is important to get the most out of your roof by following these 3 roof enhancing steps.