Are Pests Damaging my Roof?

When considering different kinds of potential roof damage, it may be from pests! It is common to have pests but it is not something you want to wait to get fixed!

Your roof is designed to handle almost anything, but summer pests might result in costly unexpected repairs. There are many pests that could be damaging your roof. Rats, mice, ants, squirrels and termites are all some of the critters that can overtake your home. They can significantly endanger your health and may cause serious damage to your roof. They have the potential to harm the energy efficiency of your home and decrease the value of your home. Pest Infestations are common but they are something that you want to take control of immediately.

Here are some additional pests that could be damaging your roof:

 

  • Birds
  • Beetles
  • Ants
  • Rats
  • Squirrels
  • Honey bees
  • Fire ants
  • Indoor ants
  • Bed bugs
  • Cockroaches

By Alex Manring

Alex has worked at Baker for 5 years! When not at work, she loves spending time outside with her Goldendoodle and her husband Cole, hanging out with her family & friends, trying all the new restaurants in Raleigh, and watching a good movie!