Rainstorms are vital for the yard, nourishing thirsty plants and grass. The intense winds and pounding rain, however, are problematic for the home itself. When a severe system blows through the area, homeowners should remain cautious of the surroundings, seek cover, and be prepared for potential trouble. Once everything has died down, owners should be careful to look over the premises to ensure everything is in order. The following are four things to complete after each significant weather system.
1. Assess the Roof
Wind speeds pose several dilemmas. Their ferocity may toss objects into the roofing, harming shingles and flashing. In addition, loose shingles may fly off during the storm. In both cases, the home’s cover becomes exposed, capable of picking up excess moisture. Owners should survey for any of these problems. If noticed, hirer a roofer to fix them before the next gale.
2. Remove Obstacles and Debris
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