Many property managers put off a roof replacement until it is “completely necessary.” Some view a new roof project as a convenience and a very big investment. Commercial general contractors advise homeowners never to put off a roof replacement. Delaying the inevitable could result in the following:
Water flowing into your property will cause the roof to rot and could lead to even worse damage. If this is happening to your current roof, move fast to get it replaced.
An old and leaky roof can allow unwanted things into your home. Holes in your roof allow water in causing mold and mildew to form or they allow rodents into your home. Mold and mildew can lead to significant health problems. You may be looking at not only at the cost of replacing a roof, but also mold remediation. In such a case, you’ll need the roof system services of Allied Construction Services.
If water finds its way into your building, it could wear and rot away at structural beams. This, in turn, can cause a roof to collapse, and even compromise the integrity of the whole structure. It will not only damage your property but could put all occupants and equipment in danger.
Putting off a roof replacement may lead to a fire risk. Water entering your property could get into places that it shouldn’t. Most electrical wirings go via the side of the building or are roof-channeled into the panel box. Water that comes into contact with them is a huge fire threat to you, the occupants, and your equipment. Our industrial construction services can help you get rid of this threat.
When you need a roof replacement, don’t hesitate to call on Allied Construction Services. We cater to commercial properties and multi-unit projects in San Jose, CA, and many nearby areas. Call us today at (925) 724-2324 or fill out our contact form for a free estimate.