The Dayton ohio area is succeptible to extremes in weather, especially hail storms. The damage from hail can cause granule loss from your shingles. In any climate, the loss of granules means that the shingle has lost some of its ability to protect your home. Hail storms can also fracture shingles, diminishing the the life of the roofing system and possible causing leaks and damage to the interior of your home.
Van Martin Roofing recommends that you have your roof inspected promptly after a storm. The sooner you have your roof inspected after a storm it is more likely you can avoid leak damage inside the home. Also, if an insurance claim needs to be filed for roof damage, you will be able to provide reputable information in support of your claim.