Roof leaks can completely destroy a house’s structural framework. Severe leaks can cause wood to rot, mold to grow inside walls, and water to seep into floors. It’s always best to patch up a roof leak as soon as possible to avoid these and other problems.
This video discusses the problems that roof leaks and subsequent water damage can cause. Viewers will see what happened to a brand-new home that was affected by water damage to its walls and windowsills due to a defective roof. Ultimately, the home had to have its walls completely stripped and renovated because of the damage.
While roof leaks may seem insignificant at first, they can cause a lot of trouble after a short period of time. Call Ideal Restoration at (888) 419-4279 if you suspect that a roof leak is causing water damage to your home.