As the summer heat hits its peak, homeowners are looking for ways to keep their homes cool and comfortable. While turning on the air conditioner might seem like the obvious solution, you shouldn’t overlook the state of your roof.
The intense summer heat can take a toll on your roof, especially if it’s made of materials like asphalt. Asphalt shingle roofs are highly susceptible to damaging UV rays and other elements that come with summer weather. When these conditions persist, the material can become brittle, compromising its ability to protect your home.
This blog post highlights a few things that intense summer heat can do to your roof and how you can prevent or address the damage.