Roof maintenance is a crucial part of overall house maintenance. Irrespective of whether your roof is made of wood, tiles, metal materials or shingle, to ensure a long life for your house you must maintain your roof well.
The usual problems that occur with roofs can be manifold. Leakage is one such problem. If not fixed in time, the leakage might make water sip through into your walls and weaken the base of your house. The entire structure of your house is threatened. Hence it is important to check regularly for evidences of leaks in your house such as mold, moisture and stains of water, and take action at the earliest if such evidence is found.
In case of wooden roofs you would want to ensure that the wood does not show any evidence of cracking. For tile roofs, watch out for cracked and broken tiles and replace such tiles …