What Is Hail Damage?
Damage to asphalt shingles caused by hail is typically one of two types:Damage to the reinforcing mat of the shingle.Loss of granules causing the underlying bitumen to be exposed.
How Can I Tell If My Roof Has Been Damaged By Hail?
Damage to your roof by hail stones is a serious matter, but how do you know the damage is caused by a storm or simply by natural weathering? Experience is the key.
You may be able to see some hail or storm damage that is obvious, such as deep dings in the surface of your shingles or missing shingles. But it is not always easy for the untrained eye to spot. Here are some tips to help you determine if you should have your roof professionally inspected.