Your roof is responsible for protecting your home. There are a series of components that your roof is responsible for protecting inside your home such as your foundation, landscaping, and siding. Understanding more about the components of your roofing system will help you learn more about the various items that it’s protecting and why it’s so important.
Roof vents are installed to improve ventilation and air movement throughout your home. By making sure that the warmer air can circulate and be removed from your home, large temperature changes can be prevented. Roof vents also prevent the chance that your attic will retain moisture.
The siding of your home is regularly exposed to the elements but actual deterioration can be prevented due to your roof overhanging on the siding materials. Having a roof on top of the siding prevents water from sliding down the side of your …