How Problematic is Hail Damage to your Trumbull County Roof?
Us Ohioans like to complain about the long winters and the lack of activities in our area. However, it is a safe place to live---especially when it comes to natural disasters. Hurricanes, massive flooding and even tornadoes, for that matter, are not as (or not at all) prevalent here in Trumbull County, as they are in the rest of the US. Nevertheless, one thing Ohio does see on an annual basis is hail.
While hail may be more prevalent in the summer. Autumn is a perfect time to inspect your roof for hail damage. According to Trumbull County’s hail maps: The Warren, OH area has had 6 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters and has been under severe weather warnings 33 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Warren, OH on 31 occasions, including 5 occasions during the past year.
Hail does not seem too large, size wise, here in the Valley, but it does not have to be. Hail can cause major havoc to a roof. Even the smaller pieces. The damage can range from loosening the shingles to full blown deterioration. This leads to problems such as: leaks, rot, slipped shingles, and other weakening of the roof, creating water infiltration into your home.
Thankfully, if you identify it quickly, homeowner’s insurance will generally cover the renovations that occur because of hail damage. Here is wherein the problem lies, with hail damage, often you do not notice it until it is too late.
If water enters your home due to hail damage SERVPRO of Southern Trumbull County can help with the water damage. The experienced team at SERVPRO of Southern Trumbull County helps local residents with their water damaged properties. Our highly trained technicians are ready to respond 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We have the latest technology, training, and know-how to restore your home or business quickly and properly. We use inspection and extraction equipment to locate and remove the water as quickly as possible. The SERVPRO technicians initiate and monitor the drying process to ensure your property returns to preloss condition. Should you need us call 330.392.6355. We are local and here to help.