A leaky roof in a commercial building can cause serious damage. Water can damage thousands of dollars’ worth of stock and equipment and cause electrical shorts that can lead to fires.
This is why you will want to fix any leaks that may be causing serious damage or worsening. You have many options to do this.
You should not assume that all leaks are obvious. Instead, take a walk through the entire facility on a regular basis. For example, monthly. Keep your eyes focused toward the ceiling. Check for water dripping, moldy spots or new ceiling stains. If inventory has been stored for a while, make sure you inspect the areas. These areas are often overlooked, which can lead to problems that go unnoticed for longer periods of time.
Once you have identified the problem area, you will need to locate the leak. It can be difficult to identify …