Metal Roof Repair in Niles OH 44446

Locally Owned & Operated

HOME PROS ROOFING

Looking for the right Roofing company for your home or property? Since 1980 we have been providing Roofing services to the Niles area.

(844) 359-2189

(Niles OH 44446) –

The roofing industry has been expanding and along with it the repair business. Do you have a leaky metal roof? If you would like to know how to fix it yourself, it takes basic tools and basic knowledge to get it done. Read on here in this short article about metal roof repair.

If you want to do it yourself, there are few tools you will need to How to Patch a Leaky Shipping Container Roof Niles OH 44446 do the job. A fairly comprehensive list is; tin snips, pliers, soldering gun or iron, solder, flux, sandpaper, wire brushes, cleaners, cinder block, and last but not least the metal roofing cement. Once you have all the things you need, your job can begin.

Clean the area thoroughly that you know is leaking and then identify the type of metal that your roof is made of. Niles OH 44446 If you know, get a piece of the same type and shape, but one that is big enough to be two inches larger than the area that needs repair. After the roof is completely dry from your cleaning, also use the wire brush to really get at any tough debris that soap may not be able to get rid of. You can start cleanly to Problems You Should Consult With a Roof Repair Company Niles OH 44446 make the whole process work together.

The next step is to cut the corners off the new metal piece you are using to repair the leaky area. Next, fold the outer edges of this new piece under with a half inch lip. Sand this lip until it is shinier or brighter than the rest of the new piece. Put some of the flux on the area Niles OH 44446 you are patching and also on the the lip of the new patch. Now, put the new piece over the area you are repairing and weigh it down with the cinder block or brick or whatever is convenient. Your patch job is well on the way to being done.

Now get the solder and soldering gun you will be using. Melt the solder all the way Niles OH 44446 around the new patch. If you leave an open spot, you may have to do this again sooner than needed. Once the new patch is held down and the solder has cooled, use some roofing cement to put over the new patch. Cover all the new patch with the roofing cement. You can double or triple the process above, if you think it needed or Niles OH 44446 have a really large hole in your roof. After all this your roof repair should be successful.

One tip is to use noncorrosive flux on steel roofs. You should use the acid flux with copper roofing. For aluminum roofs, you will need fiberglass patch, as there is no solder for this type of roof. To make it easier to remember if there is a next time Niles OH 44446 of metal roof repair, simply make sure you use the same types of metals for the solder to hold.

Video: Immerseal HD Installation on a Metal Roof Curb

Video: Metal Roof Repair - Metal Over Metal High Clip

Video: How To Metal roof for cheap

Video: How To Metal roof for cheap

Video: ROOF REPAIR | FLASHING REPAIR

Video: ROOF REPAIR | FLASHING REPAIR

Business Results 1 - 10 of 1

Kahl Construction
3 Reviews
Contractors, Roofing, Masonry/Concrete
Phone:
1976 Rombold Rd, Hermitage, PA 16148

Business Results 1 - 10 of 20

Ashley Roofing And Siding



Hayco Remodelers Inc



Groover Roofing & Siding



Don Faith Roofing



R Wing Construction



Home Services at The Home Depot



Pro-Tec Roofing Inc



Durst Roofing Spouting-Siding



Durst Roofing & Siding, LLC



Banner Supply Co



GET A QUOTE NOW

For quality workmanship and service for your residential and commercial Roofing needs, choose a company with over 38 years of service in the Niles area.

Highly Rated

Integrity, quality workmanship and attention to detail have made us one of the most reliable Roofing companies in Niles.

Quality Service

We focus on making the process as least disruptive as possible to our clients

Affordable Prices

We work hard to keep our costs low and transfer these efficiency savings on to our customers

100% Ohio Licensed Experts

We can complete any size project  in a timely manner, without skipping any steps  or cutting any corners.

GET A QUOTE NOW

(844) 359-2189