As a homeowner, it’s understandable if you want your roofing system to last for as long as possible. After all, it’s an investment that not only protects your home, but also affects its overall value as well. This is where roof inspections can help. However, what some homeowners don’t realize is that roof inspections aren’t just a good way to help you maintain your roof; they can also help you save money. Reduces Your Insurance Premiums Failing to keep up with regular roof maintenance can cause it to deteriorate to the point that your insurance carrier can legally drop you. However, by having your roof regularly inspected and kept in top form, not only will you retain your insurance, but you may even qualify for a reduction in your insurance premiums. This can help you save a significant amount on your insurance fees. Prevents Mold Contamination Mold contamination is a problem that you don’t want to experience in your home as it can compromise the health of the occupants. If you have your roof regularly inspected by a roofing repair contractor, on the other hand, you’ll never have to deal with mold as any damage that can allow leaks in can be spotted and repaired as soon as possible. Prevents Structural Damage Apart from mold contamination, leaks can also cause structural damage to your home. Not only can they damage your roof’s deck. But if left unattended, it can rot your roof’s wooden components enough that you’ll need to have them replaced. Thankfully, you can prevent this from ever happening by regularly maintaining your roof and having necessary repairs done if needed. Don’t hesitate to turn to Blackstone Exteriors for residential and commercial roofing services. Give us a call at (515) 720-2158. You can also fill out our contact form to get a quote.