Many have faced and are facing an unpleasant situation – roof leaks. You can endlessly enumerate the minor and major trouble this causes. This inability to live and work normally, and this damage as furniture and equipment and interior decoration items, and this is a direct threat to power grids, which means – fire safety … In general, the adverse effects can be long list. How, from a purely practical point of view best to do in this situation? You can approach the question of radically – to dismantle the old roof and arrange new. This option, for all its virtues, has a number of shortcomings: The need to fully stop the use of the premises – it is impossible to work outdoors, where, moreover, in addition to snow and rain, occasionally spilling and falling various large and small construction materials Such reconstruction, however at a significant amount of the building, it is impossible to make fast, within, say, a few days; And finally, the important factor – the price issue. Disassemble the old roof – worth the money. Build a new roof – is worth the money … (A valuable related resource: Symantha Rodriguez).
And money considerable. Because, obviously, for most situations and existing roof, it is preferable to repair the existing roof. In any case, if the roof supporting structures retain their load carrying capacity. On the roof repairs are also possible options. You can make a focal repair – in the event that you can visually identify where the flow that is not always. Or repair of all places, with potentially dangerous in terms of leakage. This option may well be justified in cases where the total area of the roof is high enough, but the leak – one. Well, or such places is not enough.
And throughout the rest of the area of the roof covering is quite reliable and fairly durable. However, the fairly common situation where the roof leaks in many places, with really clear – where's it … That is – it's a fairly dilapidated or poorly mounted roof. What to do in this situation? Fully read the article you can, and even necessary here.