Commercial and Residential roofs both serve the same important purpose; to protect the valuable interior beneath it, but these two buildings are more different in their structure and needs then you'd think. These two roofs are the ultimate case of "don’t judge a book by its cover."
Just because it’s warming up doesn’t mean that neglected leak from a few months back is done causing issues. Leaks left unaddressed can wreak havoc, traveling farther doing further damage. Now is the perfect time to address that pesky mess before the next storm season rears its ugly head.
The Bay Area is home to countless flat roofed homes, some have grand roof decks, some are home to lovely gardens and others serve the basic purpose of keeping your home protected from the elements. Regardless of how they're utilized, Proper maintenance is crucial to the longevity of your flat roofs lifespan.
Gutters and downspouts are an important part of the drainage system that whisks water away from your home and out to street drains. If your home is lacking them, they’re deteriorating, or not placed in the proper location on your home, they can become problematic to the foundation of your home, making water intrusion even more likely.
Many homeowners are lucky enough to have a fireplace in their home. The relaxing, warm environment created by a fire adds the perfect touch to chatting with loved ones, watching a movie snuggled in a big comfy blanket or simply enjoying the subtle crackling and flickering of the dancing flames. But all of these lovely scenarios can quickly be shattered if they're interrupted by the dreaded sound of a leak...