Fixing a leak on the roof can be like finding a needle in the haystack. Many times, with roof leaks the leak ends up in a different place than where it starts. Even if it’s raining, it can still be difficult to find the origin of the leak. You’ll need to look for water marks, discoloration and stains in the attic.
How to Find the Leak
Fortunately, it doesn’t have to rain to find where the water is coming in. Here are three ways to find where your leak starts:
Call in an Expert
Fixing a roof is not always a DIY project. You might void the warranty of your roof if you try and fix it yourself. An older roof may be disintegrating even more. When you don’t know what you’re doing, you could create an even bigger problem. Steep roofs are extremely hazardous too. Most homeowners don’t have the right tools or even know how to repair a roof properly. Unless you’ve done roofing before, it’s better to call a professional roofer to ensure that the job is done right.
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