Busting Roof Maintenance Myths Once and for All

Modern technology has come a long way, and this is certainly true when it comes to roofing. Back in the old days, materials used in roofs simply did not have the same strength, efficiency and durability of today’s roofing. But while we have made some pretty impressive advances in this aspect, a few myths and misconceptions still tend to linger among homeowners. That’s why it’s important to finally address these harmful beliefs and learn the truth behind them.

Condensation and Its Effects on Your Roof

Condensation is a completely natural process. It occurs whenever the moisture in the air comes into contact with a cold surface and turns into liquid water. You can mostly observe this by placing an ice cold glass of water out in the sun. After a few moments, beads of water begin to form on the glass surface, eventually trickling down to the table in a small puddle. This process can happen to a cold glass or to your roof. The only difference is that water tends to have harmful effects when it gathers in places you want to keep dry. In this post, your new construction providers explain condensation further.