Why isn’t there snow on the deck in that spot? Looking closer, you see that the deck membrane has failed, together with the underlying structure. If you note any seams or openings in your flat roof membrane, it’s important to seal them right away. Water is unforgiving and leads to structural and insect damage if left unchecked. This was discovered at a home inspection in Anacortes on Fidalgo Island.
All Islands Home Inspections discovered major cracking, or “alligatoring,” of a low-slope roof at a recent home inspection. Further evaluation and repair by a qualified roofing contractor definitely advised. All Islands Home Inspections provides comprehensive home inspection services in San Juan, Island, Whatcom, Snohomish and Skagit counties. “Inspect it Once, Inspect it Right!”
Tim Hance if All Islands Home Inspections videos restricted soffit vents at a recent home inspection. It’s important that soffit vents remain free and clear of obstructions to prevent elevated moisture conditions within ceiling cavities that can lead to structural damage and mold growth within. Thanks for watching!
Tim Hance of All Islands Home Inspections shares a video of moss/organic growth at a masonry chimney and discusses why it’s important to take care of (expensive-to-replace) masonry elements.
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