Hail damage roof repair to Denver rooftops is an annual event for many home and building owners. This picture is an asphalt shingle that took a good-sized hailstone hit. This home had hundreds of similar impact marks. The damage done includes removal of the protective granules that shed water. There are also small breaks to the fiberglass matting under the granules and asphalt layer.
Asphalt roofing in Denver is the most common roofing choice. It is typically the cheapest option. It’s pretty durable and comes in many colors and styles to suit most typical homes in the Denver metro area. If your home needs hail damage roof repair in Denver you have a few options. An inspection will let you know if the roof has damage that requires either repair or replacement. Asphalt shingles are difficult to repair and usually, replacement is required.
Asphalt shingles in Colorado have a weakness – hail. These shingles are generally soft and can be easily torn by hand – especially when warm. There are many other roofing choices but most people don’t want to pay the extra money to get the upgraded protection.
There are Hail Proof Roofing options to consider. They are more
expensive, the color choices are limited but the protection is unparalleled. Class 4 rated roofing options give you more protection against wind and hail. Some are better than others. You generally get a more impressive shingle – one that has more depth, texture, and architectural appeal. The specific product we are talking about to be the most hail proof is made by Euroshield. They guarantee up to 4″ hail protection – that’s huge hail. Hail this size would shred an asphalt roof in seconds. It also comes with a 50 year warranty. That’s long enough!
Hail season is upon us. If your roof is leaking or you suspect it might have damage from last year, give us a call and we can help you assess your situation – at no cost to you.