Leaky Roof Repair Louisville KY

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Quality Roofing & Construction
(502) 637-8600
1007 E Oak St
Louisville, KY

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Louisville Ky Roofing
(502) 738-2801
3175 South 2nd Street #390
Louisville, KY
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MR.ROOF of Louisville
(502) 637-4293
600 Merrit Ave
Louisville, KY
Allstate Roofing
(502) 681-2992
3341 Oleanda Ave
Louisville, KY
Roofing, Chimney Repair

Born To Roof
(502) 767-3352
6801 Rock Forest Drive
Louisville, KY
Dura Group Inc
(812) 283-0568
222 N 1st St
Louisville, KY
Roofing, Roofers, Roofing Companies, Roofing Inspectors, Roofing Contractor

Russell Home Improvement
(502) 396-2647
903 Cannons Ln
Louisville, KY
Full Spec Roofing
(502) 742-8336
154 Thierman Ln
Louisville, KY

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Hilton Kennedy Company, LLC
1502 McCarthy Ct.
Louisville, KY

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River city Roofing
(502) 551-2417
8401 Shelbyville Road
Louisville, KY
Roof Repair, Roofing Company, Roofing Services, Roofer, Roofing Contractor
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Leaky Roofs Questions and Answers

Flat Garage roof recommendations?

I'm tired of my leaky garage roof. It's a plain ol' tar paper flat roof. Previous owner patched quite a bit and so did I. It still leaks. Should I put another layer of paper and tar on it? Should I run the seams perpendicular to the existing ones? (from front to back). Should I tear off down to the decking and start fresh with new paper and tar? If so, should I go side to side or front to back? Is there a different product that I should try? I'm sure that the huge pine tree towering over the garage doesn't help. Can you?

Your garage roof is flat?? In the case of a flat roof.. the direction of the seems shouldn't matter, except to overlap away from the prevailing wind.

If you really want to eliminate the hassle, build a peak on it.. even a 4/12 pitch would enough to solve your problem..

I hate flat roofs.. you will need yearly maintenance on them...


Leaky roof

I have a leak in the center of the north side of my roof. I have been in the attic crawl space and pin pointed the leak but, I can not find any marks, holes or cracks and the nail heads are covered w/ tar... How can I seal this area? Will I need to seal the whole roof?

How does the roof look from the outside. What may well be happening is water is running down the roof under the shingles until it gets under the roofing paper and then finding a way in. Is there a chimney or other flashed opening above the leak? Are the shingles damaged around or above the leak? Do you have a ridge vent that may be letting the water in.

If overall the shape of your shingles is good, then you should be looking for a leak such as I have asked about above. Flashing will be easy to seal or replace. Even a damaged shingle can be replaced.

Roof problem

I have water leaking from gutters. Had a roofer look at it and he said the roof flashing that is on there doesn't come out fa...

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