The most harmful type of roof damage occurs as a result of excess moisture getting into places it shouldn’t be. After all, few very people know that moisture in large quantities is heavy in weight which can cause a whole range of different issues to arise. From a complete roof cave in to a simple leak, neglecting to take notice of water damage can have disastrous consequences. Here are a couple of ways to prevent it…

Regular Maintenance

Even a roof requires maintenance and it is especially important that an industrial roof is regularly serviced. After all, this type of roof tends to cover a large surface such as a warehouse or factory and since damage to these buildings can have huge consequences, it is vital that you have the professionals round regularly to check that the roof is not in danger of any water damage. In addition to this, it is also important that you make sure fix any issues that are found immediately as putting it off can not only cause a problem to become worse, it can also make it more costly to fix.

Keep the Gutters Clear

Gutters are put in place in order to remove water from a roof safely during heavy rainfall. Without them in place there would be floods rushing to the ground at incredible speeds. Due to this, it is important that you keep your gutter clear from debris such as leaves and twigs so that the water is able to flow freely.

Here at Valent Roofing we want to ensure that our clients are able to get the most out of their industrial roofing which is why we have put together this guide. After all, being able to spot the signs of water damage is one thing but preventing it all together has a far more favourable outcome! For more information, get in contact with a member of the team today!