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Top Tips On How To Fix A Flat Roof In The Winter Months

If you have an EPDM roof and you’re looking for some helpful tips on how to fix a flat roof in the winter season, you’re in the right place.

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Depending on where you live, your roof can take quite a thumping and your climate has a huge impact on its life expectancy. So if you happen to live in an area that experiences bad winter snow falls, then you’d be advised to frequently check the condition of your roof. If you’re looking for some further guidance, you can always check out our page about roof repair here.

Following are some very helpful tips and tricks on how to maintain one of the most important structures of your property.

Top 10 Roofing Tips | DIY

In the wintertime, ice has no problem building up under the roof membrane, shingles and gutters. The ice builds back up when it reaches the wall line where the house is heated and it creates an interior drip. Proper ventilation, rain and ice shields along with installing a drip edge will help prevent this problem.

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A flat roof is quite different to your normal pitched roof, which means there are particular approaches you have to take in order to maintain its integrity. Below are some further helpful pointers on which steps you need to take in order to keep that important structure working at its best.

How to Care for a Flat Roof in the Winter | Home Guides | SF Gate

Caring for your flat roof in winter requires more prevention best performed in …
Replace the hub and repeat the process for all the drains on your roof if there is…

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If you’re like me and you’re more visual, then you may prefer watching a video.

Winter Rubber Roof Repair

If you’d like any further advice on fixing a flat roof during the winter months, you can contact us on (203) 648-9889. We have an extremely professional team of roofers on hand who’ll be able to do the job quickly and at a very affordable rate.