Pests infestations are more common around the cold months as your home provides an excellent escape from the weather, and becomes a perfect place for nesting and forage for food. These little critters may be small in size, but they can cause massive problems to you and your home.
Pests and rodents are not only a nuisance, but they carry diseases that can endanger your health. They can also cause thousands of dollars’ worth of damage to your roof when they’re allowed to linger around. Your home can face a decrease in value and reduced energy efficiency.
You need to take special care to keep bugs and rodents as far away as possible since roof repairs and replacement are significant investments. Unlike storm damages, roof damage caused by pests won’t be covered by your insurance.
Here are some pests and rodents that can infest your home and damage your roof.