It may not seem like a simple roof repair will bring a return on your investment, but it can. For some homeowners, calling a roof repair company is a task they would rather avoid. Tt doesn’t seem possible that there ever could be any sort of return on the money spent on roof repair. However, when you perform your roof repair in a timely manner, you will see a return on your investment. It may take many years, but here is how timely roof repair (and regular roofing maintenance) really are an investment in your roofing system.
Roof Repair Shows a Potential Homebuyer You Take Care of Your Home
Sadly, some homeowners look at a having a roof leak and needing repair as a sign to potential buyers that the roof is failing. The truth is that every roof requires roof leak repair over its life. A knowledgeable home buyer knows when a seller has consistent records of roof maintenance and repair, that the chances are good they take care of everything in the home just as well. Although it doesn’t increase the value of your home, it increases the perceived value because the buyer can be confident that the home has been well-maintained.
Well-Maintained Roofing Saves You Money
A well-maintained roof will save you on heating and cooling costs. A roof leak will eventually lead to damaged insulation which allows for heat and air to escape from your home. When you perform roof repair before insulation becomes wet and needs to be replaced, you save yourself on cooling costs and from paying to remove old insulation and installing new.
It Just Looks Better
If you live in a neighborhood with an HOA, chances are good there are standards about how your roof should look. To avoid fines, keep your roof maintained and in good repair. That means as soon as you notice missing shingles, stained or streaking on your roof, call your roof repair company and schedule an appointment.
If you don’t have a roof repair company, call Russ Noyes Roofing at 407-388-7700 or fill out our contact form. We offer roof repair as needed and offer the Overhead Care Club for ongoing roofing maintenance.