t gets worse. Give your local roofer a call immediately. There are numerous reason why roofs leak. This video will show you some of the primary reasons why leaks occur on roofs.
One of the most common issues is the slit in the roof. It usually occurs after intense storms, which cause branches to fall onto the roof. The tree usually makes an opening in the shingles which then allows water in. Avoid moving the branch yourself, as it can be risky undertaking. Better to leave it up to the roofing professionals.
Step flashings may be lacking. More likely, you are wondering what step flashing is. It is the thing that connects your roof to other places. Step flashing, for example can be used to connect your siding to your roof. If it’s damaged, this could cause the flooding. It could not even be in use in the first place. It’s not uncommon for roofers to fail to install step flashing. A reputable company won’t overlook it.