What To Do About a Roof Leak

When the ceiling in your home begins hanging low and develops a brown or yellow color, you have a leak somewhere on your roof. Not everyone sees these signs in their own roofs though. A storm can rip off some shingles and cause water to flow right through the ceiling and onto your floor. Before you panic, take a deep breathe and follow some steps to keep your home safe.

Prepare Your Home

You should really prepare your home as soon as possible after noticing that the roof leaks. That water can damage anything it comes into contact with as it comes through the roof. You’ll want to remove any furniture or objects that are directly below the leak or near the rushing water. If you have a rug on the floor, you can remove it. Putting down bowls and changing them often is the best way to keep the … Read More