Quarve Contracting
Friday 12 April 2019

Don’t Put Off Roof Repairs: The Reasons Why

Posted by at 9:00 AM

Man top of home repairing roof

Whether you're a confirmed procrastinator or not, it is often too easy to put off any sort of repairs on a home. We find that's especially true of roofing repairs.

People postpone home repairs for variety of reasons. It might be because you don’t have money for this or that, or you just don’t feel like you have time. Sometimes you just don’t want to deal with something so big. Maybe it's not convenient. Whatever the justification, there are many good reasons to not put off roof repairs, and we are going to tell you why.

  1. Your homeowner's insurance is not going to cover any repairs for storm damage if you wait. Claims for storm damage repair need to be connected to a particular weather event. If you wait, they will most likely deny coverage. This leaves the costs up to you.
  2. Weather is not going to wait until you get the issue resolved. When a storm blows through, more rain or snow lands on the problem, or there are heavy winds, the problem might become worse. You might even notice that the weather elements are making their way inside your home instead of staying out. A postponed roofing repair might lead to extensive repairs needed inside your home as well. Translate that into much higher costs.
  3. Procrastinating can cause more harm; it can often make a bad situation even worse. Putting off needed roof repairs could mean that a simple fix might turn into a major repair or replacement project. Or you might find yourself needing those repairs done on an emergency basis, and that will always cost more.

If you have roof repairs that need to be done, always count on a licensed Minnesota roofing professional who knows what they are doing. Is there a possible issue with your roof? Give us a call here and we would be more than happy to help assist with the repairs so no issues are caused through procrastination. We have you covered. We've been helping home and business owners with their roofing needs around the Twin Cities for nearly four decades.