This homeowner reached out to us because they had multiple leaks. It was a beautiful, historic home built in 1924. The stunning, clay tile roof was original to the home and built with some of the most renowned clay tiles in the world - Ludowici. During the inspection process we found several other leaks the homeowner was unaware of. There was also a century's worth of debris that had created a dam around the perimeter of the house and caused the roofing system to hold water. This led to rotted decking. We were able to salvage this historic tile by carefully detaching it, removing the debris, and replacing the decking to create a sound structure for the tiles to be relaid. We then reset the tiles, preserving the timelessness of the home.
There will come a time when the roof will give out either due to natural reasons or it is just that old. The next thing you will most likely do would be to panic. There is nothing more that we can do […]
A well-made roof is created with robust materials that add protection and splendor to the construction. Tile roofs are often sought after for their longevity, durability, and appearance. The primary […]