In last weeks blog I discussed as to what too look for in selecting a legitimate contractor. Here I will describe as too what could happen if you do not conduct research when selecting these individuals.
Over the weekend I received a phone call from a homeowner who had stated she had a roof leak and water had been pouring into her brand new remodeled bathroom during the rains we received from a hurricane. Upon arrival I went in to meet with her in regards to the damage and the whereabouts of the leak in question. I immediately noticed after removing the vent fan in the ceiling that the leak was caused by an improperly installed vent flange. When I got on the roof this is what I found:
If you notice the beveled side of the flange is facing up towards the peak of the roof which is incorrect. Also note the torn shingles below the flange as well. This w