Antebellum Roofing: Roofing Danger Signals



Chances are that if you are reading this you need a roof or are planning a roofing project. There are several key danger signals to consider when determining the effectiveness of your roof system.

Seven key roof danger signals are:

antebellum roofing1. Leakage in attic after driving rain.

Cause: Absence of underlayment. Deteriorated flashing.

2. Blistering and/or peeling of outside paint.

Cause: Excessive moisture or high humidity due to poor ventilation.

3. Stains on interior walls or ceilings.

Cause: Inadequate shingles and/or underlayment.

4. Shingles, deck, and siding decay.

Cause: Poor attic ventilation

5. Missing, cracked or curling shingles.

Cause: Shingles have reached their useful life.

6. Dark, dirty looking areas of roof.

Cause: Environmental pollutants such as algae and/or excess granule loss.

7. Excessive energy costs.

Cause: Insufficient ventilation causes heating and cooling systems to run excessively.


Antebellum Roofing, LLC is committed to providing our customers with quality roof application and construction services. Our reputation and efforts are unparalleled through our commitment to provide customers with superior service, premium products, and quality workmanship.

We will work harder than anyone to earn your roofing business. We do so in order to earn your trust by doing what we say. This will provide us the pleasure and opportunity to gain your respect by delivering a quality project that protect your building and the investments therein.