In-depth evaluation of the severity of the hail damage
17 years experience in storm damage
Honest recommendation whether you need a repair on replacement
Imagine the beating that Yadier Molina’s catchers glove takes from game to game. Now imagine your roof taking a similar beating. That’s exactly what happens when a major hail storm hit Mid-Missouri. You hear the pinging and know right away what the distinct sound is – hail. It is usually widespread hitting complete neighborhoods at a time. It leaves a wake of dimples in shingles that cracks the shingle allowing water to enter your home.
Signs of hail damage
- Other hail damage around the house; dents on cars or other items on your house or in your yard
- A distinct pattern of small round-shaped divots on the edges of the shingles
- Indentations in the shingle where granules are missing
- A large pile of granules at the end of your downspout; a small amount is normal, especially on new shingles
Hail Damage and Your Roof
After a severe storms in Mid-Missouri, your first concern is how your home held up to the conditions. Most homeowners only check for leaks; thinking not leaks no problem. FALSE, even without any signs of leak your home could have significant hail damage. Enough hail the size of a marble has often times totaled a roof. That’s why we always recommend calling Fortified for an honest inspection and repair. With our inspection and repair services we can tell you if your damage warrants a insurance claim.