Tampa Roof Inspection

A careful assessment of your home’s roof would not be complete without a thorough review of the interior, an exterior examination, and inspection of the attic and crawlspace.  However, the average Tampa homeowner is not capable of conducting this meticulous analysis.  Most do not have the training and experience necessary to recognize the seemingly trivial problems that can translate into extensive damage.  In addition, maneuvering through tight internal crawlspaces and ascending the height of a roof is extremely dangerous without safety equipment and understanding of the roof’s structure.

In the interests of safety and diligence, leave your home’s Roof Inspection to the inspection specialists at Tampa Wind Inspection Professionals.  Our experts examine the entirety of the roof’s interior and exterior, observing and documenting areas of weakness, signs of unusual wear, and any cracks in the fittings and fixtures.  Inside, a Tampa Wind Inspection Professional will examine the crevices of the crawlspaces and attic, hunting down evidence of leaks, problems or drainage issues.  The HVAC and vent openings can be a source of leaks and often damage takes place for months and even years before homeowners notice on the home’s ceilings.  Another objective of our inspection expert as a potential source for leaks is the electrical system, where weaknesses can not only cause leaks, but also fires and other catastrophes.

Considering these complicated matters, there should be no doubt that Tampa homeowners need to leave a Roof Inspection to the experts at Tampa Wind Inspection Professionals.  Our team members will perform an exacting assessment and identify even the most negligible problems.  Our inspection specialists also have the equipment and knowledge to perform a safe assessment and deliver a follow up report quickly.  Join the numerous Tampa homeowners who trust the experts at Tampa Wind Inspection Professionals for their Roof Inspection by contacting us today.The roof is the part of the house that bears the most brunt from the outside weather conditions. During rain, snow, hail, or extreme heat, the roof is what separates the inhabitants from the harsh elements outside. Therefore it would make perfect sense to have regular roof inspections conducted to make sure that it is still secure and will provide the shelter that you and your family need.

While having a secure roof is one of the most costly investments there is, having regular roof inspections done might help reduce the costs that you may incur for repairs. This is because the inspections will help you spot any damaged portions when they are not as grave so that the repair work can be done immediately.

Other inspections such as the full home inspection and four point inspection include a quick check of the roof but a separate roof inspection is needed to have a more thorough and detailed look. These separate inspections are designed to determine the integrity of the roof, find out how much longer it will last, and provide an estimate as to when it might need to be replaced. Often, roof inspections will take into consideration the type of material the roofing was made of as well as the current age of the roof. After an external inspection is conducted, an internal inspection will be done as well. If your home has an attic then the inspector will also do a quick check of the area.

It is advisable that homeowners refrain from waiting for the damage to become so big that the effects are clearly and immediately felt during harsh weather conditions, such as leaks when it's raining outside. If you are experiencing leaks then that means a lot of damage has already been done on your roof and it might pose as a danger if the water will seep into your walls and affect your wiring. This is why it is recommended that you have roof inspections conducted regularly to prevent all these possible effects from happening.



  • Wind Mitigation

    Save $$$$
    Start saving big today!  Homeowners in Tampa may qualify for insurance premium reductions up to 60% off the rates they pay now.  Contact Tampa Wind Inspection Professionals today to schedule a Wind Mitigation Inspection and for more information.



     

    Most homes in the Tampa area are eligible for reductions on homeowners insurance premiums up to 60% off.  These discount apply to homes that incorporate certain wind resistant features, either structural reinforcements or construction methods.  These presence of these items tends to provide added protection against severe weather, which results in less damage to the home and lowered costs of repair.  

    State law in Florida requires insurance companies to reduce homeowners insurance premiums, yet many Tampa homeowners aren’t aware of the regulations.  Others simply do not know how to capture these savings.  A Wind Mitigation Inspection assists homeowners in assessing whether their home is eligible for insurance premium discounts, and proper follow up will include preparation of the documentation insurers require to apply the discounts.  To find out more and schedule an appointment for a Wind Mitigation Inspection, contact Tampa Wind Inspection Professionals right away.

  • Four Point Inspection

    Older home?
    Know the risk for peace of mind.  Even a well-maintained Tampa home suffers from structural issues and deterioration after 25 years of normal wear and tear.  Find out how the years have treated your older home with a Four Point Inspection from Tampa Wind Inspection Professionals.

     

    When an insurance company requires a Four Point Inspection on a home that is 25 years or older, this is because they need to understand risk before issuing a homeowners insurance policy.  The insurer must weigh and analyze concerns about the remaining service years and general condition of four major systems in a residence.  

    The roof, plumbing system, electrical components and HVAC are the areas of an older home that are most likely to show signs of deterioration and wear in certain ways over time.  The weather in Tampa affects these systems as much as use over several years.  It just so happens that these are the points that are most likely to cost insurers significant expenses for replacement or repair if damage does occur.  With a Four Point Inspection from Tampa Wind Inspection Professionals, homeowners and insurance companies can understand the condition of these elements and appreciate the effects of wear and tear.

  • Roof Inspection

    No house without a roof!

    No such thing as a simple leak.  The average Tampa homeowner doesn’t think twice about their roof - as long as it’s keeping them dry.  A big mistake, considering most leaks don’t manifest themselves on the ceiling below until significant damage has already taken place.  Prevent big problems later by scheduling a Roof Inspection with Tampa Wind Inspection Professionals now.

     

     

    At times, a Four Point Inspection may prompt an insurance company to require a more comprehensive investigation into the roof of a home.  Because the roof is one of the most expensive and fundamental components to a home, insurers want to know more about the expected remaining service life and look into areas of weakness.

    A Roof Inspection is a more thorough and painstaking examination of the structural soundness and stability of this key feature of a home, and it provides an estimation how long the roof is capable of lasting in the Tampa environment.  A helpful roof assessment will also include information on how upgrades and preventative maintenance measures can help extend its life.  Tampa Wind Inspection Professionals provide homeowners and insurers the essential details they need with a comprehensive Roof Inspection.

  • Full Home Inspection

    Peace of mind!

    Benefit for both buyer and seller.  Closing day on a residential real estate transaction is no time to find out about issues with a home.  Full disclosure on the general condition of the residence is necessary for both parties during negotiations - or earlier.  A Full Home Inspection from Tampa Wind Inspection Professionals give an unbiased assessment for buyer and seller to avoid surprises later.

     

    When buyer and seller sit down to negotiate a residential real estate transaction, they need a full understanding of the general state, sturdiness and condition of the home’s major systems.  Both parties should have full disclosure on any areas of weakness or necessary repairs so that they can discuss fair market value responsibly and in the interests of fairness.  This transaction is likely the most significant one that many Americans will make, and attention to detail should be a paramount consideration. 

    A properly-timed Full Home Inspection avoids problems that can arise later, and it should be conducted as early as is practically possible.  A buyer should be aware of any structural problems, and a seller should know what factors weigh into their asking price.  With a Full Home Inspection from Tampa Wind Inspection Professionals, both parties have peace of mind knowing that they have been fully informed on the home’s condition.