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Sep
06
Summer weather roof damage and how we can help!

Winter can arguably cause the most damage to your roof, but summer’s heat has its own threats that can cause problems. Summer storms and wind damage, heat degrading the materials, UV damage from sunlight and thermal shock as temperatures fluctuate from day to night can all cause serious harm to your roof. Here’s a look at a few ways the weather impacts your roof.

UV Rays

UV rays from the sun are constantly hitting your roof, causing it to age and decay. This happens in cloudy days, but, it’s especially harmful during long, sunny summer days.

Energy at this wavelength, though not visible to the naked eye, causes wood to bleach, weaken and crack, oils in your roofing and construction material to dissipate and asphalt sh...


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