"Do judge a roof by it's cover"
September 26, 2016
As the owner or manager of a commercial property, you know it’s a constant balancing act to keep expenses in check and preserve yourÂ asset’s value. To see your investment grow, you need to get the greatest possible benefit from every major expenditure, including a roof replacement. So how do you protect your investment when exposure to the elements makes a new roof immediately vulnerable to deterioration? The answer is a roof maintenance plan.
According to industry studies, maintaining a new roof from day one makes a huge difference in how long it lasts. If you take care of the roof proactively by scheduling twice-yearly inspections and addressing minor repairs right away, you can expect it to last at least 21 years. On the other hand, if you ignore necessary maintenance and deal with leaks only after they develop, your roof can deteriorate quickly and need replacement after only 13 years.
When you implement a roof maintenance plan, you not only extend the asset’s expected lifespan by at least eight years, you protect the entire building and your bottom line by avoiding situations and conditions that erode the property’s value, such as:
To learn more about how roof maintenance plans can help your commercial property investment grow, contact us today at Jewett Roofing.Read More About Our Roof Maintenance Programs