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How to Fix a Leaking Roof

Commercial buildings require maintenance to continue offering prime functionality. An important part of building upkeep is maintaining the roof, which typically starts to show signs of deterioration 15-20 years after the initial installation. When unforeseeable situations cause a roof to spring a leak, property managers are advised to act quickly. Extensive water damage can spread rapidly due to the excess moisture. The hazards of a leaky roof are numerous, as are the causes. However, there are steps a property owner can take to repair the roof when an unexpected leak appears. Dangers of Leaking Roofs The dangers of leaking roofs include all of the following: Ceiling water damage. A leaking roof will saturate interior ceilings, causing structural damage. Expanding ceiling plaster th...