5 Signs It’s Time to Replace Your Commercial Roof

Is your commercial property showing signs of wear and tear on its roof? Don’t ignore the warning signs! Here are five indicators that it might be time to consider a roof replacement:

  1. Persistent Leaks: If you’re constantly dealing with leaks, despite repeated repairs, it could be a sign that your roof has reached the end of its lifespan. Water intrusion can lead to extensive damage to your building’s interior, so it’s crucial to address the underlying issue promptly.
  2. Visible Damage: Take a close look at your roof’s surface. Do you notice cracked, curling, or missing shingles? Are there signs of blistering or peeling? These are all indications of structural deterioration that may necessitate a replacement.
  3. Age of the Roof: Most commercial roofs have a lifespan of 20 to 30 years, depending on the materials used and environmental factors. If your roof is nearing the end of its expected lifespan, it’s wise to start planning for a replacement before major problems arise.
  4. Increased Energy Bills: An inefficient roof can lead to higher energy costs as your HVAC system works harder to maintain comfortable indoor temperatures. If you’ve noticed a significant increase in your energy bills, it could be due to poor insulation or ventilation, signaling the need for a new roof.
  5. Visible Sagging: A sagging roof is a serious red flag that indicates structural damage and potential safety hazards. If you notice any areas of your roof sagging or dipping, it’s essential to address the issue promptly to prevent further damage and ensure the safety of occupants.

If you’ve observed any of these signs on your commercial property’s roof, don’t delay! Contact Norterra CanopyCore Roofs today for a professional inspection and expert guidance on whether a roof replacement is necessary.