Roof Maintenance Tips.
The primary reason for premature roof failure is due to lack of periodic roof maintenance. The following is a list of maintenance procedures that can be performed without contracting a roofing professional.
1. Removing debris from roof surface
2. Cutting back overhanging tree limbs
3. Removing vegetation or fallen fruits from roof surface
4. Cleaning gutters
5. Pressure cleaning to remove algae build-up
6. Unclogging drains, scuppers, and valleys
7. Coating roof with elastomeric or aluminum coating
8. Sealing open laps on roofing felt with roof mastic