Is your kitchen ceiling leaking? There is nothing fun about a leaky ceiling. Water can quickly pool up on the kitchen floor. This can create a slipping hazard for you, your family, and your guests. Further, the puddles may even seep into the floor or walls and cause toxic mold to grow. As you can see, this problem may seem simple, but it should not be taken lightly.
Some leaks can come from plumbing issues, however, others may be coming from your roof itself. Shingle roofs are notorious for having leaking issues. Unfortunately, their design makes them susceptible for strong storms to damage the roofing and blow water underneath the shingles. This water then makes its way into your house. If this is the case, it may be time to find a now roofing material. Thankfully, there are many options to choose from. This can also make it difficult to choose. In this video, you will learn some tricks on how to pick the right roofing material from your local roofer.
As previously mentioned, wind can severely damage roofs and cause annoying leaks that can ruin your kitchen. Instead of using shingles, consider using clay, cedar, or rubber. These materials are much more durable when it comes to wind. The wind should not be able to simply blow water underneath the shingles. In fact, it would have to take off the entire roof in most instances for this to be possible.