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How to Prepare Your Roof to Withstand the Winter

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To Prepare Properly for the Harsh Winters Ahead, Call a Professional Today.

Weather in Texas can get crazy, as we all know. It is important that you have a roof that can withstand the winter and all that comes along with that. Whether it is snowing, hailing, raining, or windy, you need to prepare for the worst and make sure your roof is doing the same. The first thing you can do is:

Schedule an Inspection

You can call a professional roofing company like us, to come out and make sure that your roof is sound as it is. If anything needs to be repaired, it is important that you get it taken care of before the bad weather hits you. This will also save you money in the long run from having to call out for emergency services, which typically cost more because of the severity of the issue.

Look Around for Trees

If you look around your yard or your immediate neighbors’ yard and see any immediate threats like large trees or loose branches that could fall off in a wind storm and damage your roof, get them cut down or secured. During intense wind or heavy snow, these could fall down and end up on your roof, or worse, threw it.

Cleaning Your Roof

It is important to climb onto your roof occasionally and clean up things that may have gotten stuck up there, such as, leaves, roof rot, or mold. A professional roofer can be called to help clean these up as well.

If you want to get a roof that will withstand the winter weather and have peace of mind that you won’t have any problems with your roof, call us today at (210) 849-8025 and let B & W Roofing and Construction protect you.