The rotating high winds and powerful cyclonic impact of a tornado can be one of the single-most devastating weather events for a home and its roof. The extreme high-velocity wind, intense low pressure and funnel strikes can rip apart buildings, structural components and roofs of homes in seconds. Even near-misses can impact nearby houses, significantly damaging them indirectly or with collateral damage from flying objects, tree limbs and debris. If you have suffered the misfortune of having a tornado damage your home, reach out to the tornado-damaged roof experts at OnPoint Roofing, Houston, Texas. We understand the extensive damage that severe storms and tornadoes can cause to residential structures. We are highly experienced at inspecting and evaluating damage to roofs and determining the most-effective solutions for restoring or replaceing a home’s roof.
The Steps to Take When Your Roof Has Been Damaged by a Tornado
If your neighborhood was in the vicinity of a tornado and after it is secure to go outside, examine your home and roof from the safety of the ground in a quick, initial check for obvious damage. Follow this up by calling a reputable roofing contractor—OnPoint Roofing of Houston—to complete a professional roofing inspection. We will conduct a complete check on the surface, subsurface and structural components of your roofing system, inspecting for damage. Depending upon the severity and extent of the tornado damage to your roof, we will recommend solutions for either repairs to your roof or a complete replacement of your roof.
Tornado-Damaged Roofs and Insurance Claims
As an expert roofing contractor and specialists in insurance restoration and insurance claims, let us help you with the process by dealing with the insurance company to assist you in receiving your settlement to have your roof
restored back to great shape. OnPoint Roofing, which was established in 2015, serves the Greater Houston Metropolitan Area and San Antonio, Corpus Christi and Rockport, Texas. OnPoint Roofing, Houston, is an Accredited Business with Better Business Bureau with an A rating.
Signs Your Roof Has Been Damaged by Severe Weather or a Tornado
There are several obvious, and some not-so-obvious signs your roof have been damaged by a severe storm or even a tornado:
- Loose or missing roofing shingles, tiles or panels.
- Bent, curled or misplaced roofing shingles.
- Dented roofing shingles or panels.
- Broken structural beams and other components.
- Cracked or shattered roofing tiles.
- Leaks inside your home.
- A heavy amount of shingle granules building up in gutters or on the ground.
- A sagging roof.
- Higher-than-expected utility bills.
Contact OnPoint Roofing, Houston, for Quick Response When Your Roof is Damaged
When you’re ready to replace an old roof with a new, quality roof, give us a call today at OnPoint Roofing. We use the highest quality materials and follow the leading industry standards for roofing installation, and we’ll give you all of the information you need to make an informed decision.