The summer months are quickly approaching and the warm season is prime time for summer roof repairs. If repairing or installing a new roof are you your list of things to do this summer, there are several vital preparations can save you both time and money. There are many things that you can do yourself to prep your roof for repair or replacement.  Here is a list:

Summer Roof Repairs

Summer NJ Roof Repair

  • Perform a complete inspection of your roof.  You may want to do this with a professional depending on your knowledge and ability.
  • Make sure to get all the right licenses and permits that your city may require for the project.
  • Have your insurance rep come and make a report about the roof if the repair is part of an insurance claim that is due to weather damage from the harsh winter storm.
  • Pick out the roofing materials that you will need.  Shingles, tiles, or other things. The correct materials should be able to withstand harsh New Jersey winter weather.
  • Check the roof and remove shingles that are damaged or loose.

These simple precautions will save much time and money when the roofer comes to repair or replace your roof.  As a homeowner, you know that your roof is all that stands between you and the harsh elements.