What is Roof Repair?

When a roof has a leak or minor damage, you need roof repair. You do not need a new roof! Roofing issues can happen instantly as a result of a storm or event but often occur over time. Identifying and resolving small issues can prevent big issues, saving you thousands.

Even the toughest roofing systems might need maintenance or repairs.

Common Pieces to Repair

Any layer of your residential roof may require repair. This includes:

  • Roof deck (the wooden structure which forms the base for your entire roof)
  • Sheathing
  • Underlayment
  • Water and ice shield
  • Starter shingles
  • Field shingles
  • Ridge vent shingles
  • Flashing
  • Drip edge
  • Gable ventilation
  • Gutters

Why might these parts need repair?

  • Storm damage
  • Age
  • Wear and tear
  • Wind uplift
  • Fallen limbs
  • Ice damage

Any layer of your residential roof may require repair.

This includes: If you have a metal, slate, cedar shake, or tile roof, similar unitized parts may require careful removal and replacement. With low-slope residential roofing, many kinds of materials (EPDM, modified bitumen, TPO) are possible. Each requires a special skill set for making proper repairs.

Maintenance Packages

Midwest Roofing provides three tiers of maintenance packages to provide you the exact level of reassurance you need: