Common roofing problems that homeowners should look out for include loose roof caps, lichen, moss, fungus, and general damage. It’s handy to understand the various roof components such as the covering, fascia, trusses, guttering, and downpipes so you can spot issues easier.

A well-maintained roof keeps residents safe, has the potential to reduce energy bills and increase the value of your home. If you are a homeowner you should make every effort to maintain your roof and think of it as an important investment.