Reasons for Roof Replacement

Falling trees and their branches are grounds to schedule a roof inspection.Understanding when to opt for a new roof is important. Although the climate in northern Florida is generally balmy and beautiful, the area is also prone to tropical storms, especially during the height of tropical season. These storms can cause destructive damage, which is why it is best to keep A.J. Wells Roofing and Construction’s contact information handy. Getting your roof promptly inspected after a tropical storm–or any other cause of suspected damage–is the only way to know your roof’s repairability status.Continue reading

March Storms Leave Roofs Vulnerable to Wind Damage and Hail Damage

wind damage to roofHere in the Jacksonville area, we are often caught in the middle of active, at times unexpected, storms. While sometimes these storms don’t pan out to be much more than a mid-afternoon shower, other times they can be very strong, like the ones we saw pass through on the evening of Thursday, March 3. When storms like this pass through they can include damaging winds, hail, and torrential rain that can easily cause damage to your home’s roof. The biggest problem is that you may not even notice the damage until the next storm passes through and your home, and family, suffers more serious damage.Continue reading

Mid-January Storms Terrorize Residents Across Florida

storm damage in FloridaOne thing that Florida residents know from experience is that the weather is unpredictable. Even when it is not hurricane season, you never know when a surprise storm may pop up. Take for instance the recent severe storms that swept through the Lake City area, Fort Myers, and Sarasota County in mid-January. Heavy rain and strong winds can cause a lot of damage to your home, especially your roof.Continue reading