Spring storms are notorious in the midwest, the weather is so erratic storms can take us by surprise. You cannot always be sure that your home is prepared to take whatever comes at it.
While durable, low maintenance and attractive, vinyl siding can be seriously damaged during a storm.
If you have aluminum siding, the most common signs of storm damage are:
Whenever your home is hit by a hailstorm and there doesn’t appear to be damage at first glance, inspect your aluminum siding closely when the sun is low in the sky (in the early morning or late in the evening), this will make the damage more visible.
Not many homes have storm shutters anymore, must shutters are just decorative. So, during any harsh storm, there is the possibility that your windows will sustain damage. After your home has been slammed by hail, high winds, or a tornado, the common signs of damage are:
Although many windows are double sided and have storm screens, not all of them do. Remember to watch out for shards of glass and make sure you board up any shattered or broken windows until they can be repaired or replaced.
Integrity Roofing, Siding, Gutters, & Windows is dedicated to being the full repair and replacement team that you can trust. Call today in the Kansas City area at (816) 554-9999 to learn more.