Signs Your Tile Roof Needs Replacing

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Tile roofs are very practical and very pretty. But you do need to keep a close eye on them. Although a tile roof can last as long as 100 years, there are some moments when you will need to replace it. For instance, if you are buying an old house with a tile roof that has not been properly kept. Moss and algae covered tiles can hide cracks and other damage. It is better to be safe than sorry. Ask a tile roof repair Austin TX contractor’s opinion about it, that is great. If he can confirm that the roof is indeed old, you should consider changing it.

Also, you might want to consider changing a tile roof when the structure underneath it is compromised or heavily damaged. Tiles are usually installed on a wooden network of beams that support them. but wood can rot, decay and become very unstable, because tiles are usually heavy, having am unstable wooden structure holding them up doesn’t usually play out well. So, if when inspecting the roof, your roofer tells you that you should consider changing it, you should listen to him. There’s no need to take unnecessary risks.