🔨 Does your roof need a re-deck?

Whenever your roof is being replaced, it’s a good time to ask if a re-deck is warranted.

Why it matters: Depending on the age and type of decking used, your roof deck could be the weak link in protecting your home.

  • 2 main issues —> decking that is too thin/weak and decking that has gaps of .25” or greater.

📣 Good news: If replacement is part of an insurance claim AND you have the right coverage, a re-deck could be included with the replacement.

  • Your contractor needs to know how to document this properly and may need you to press the issue with your insurance carrier.

✅ For your Smart Homeowner list

  • Check with your insurance agent to make sure you have O&L coverage.
  • Inspect your roof deck from the attic to make sure it looks good —> email me a picture, and I can tell you.



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