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How to Remove Moss from Roof

Your roof overgrown with thick moss can make your home look like it’s straight from a fairytale. Aside from that, moss on your roof can only degrade the shingles and do damage to the entire roof. Moss acts like a sponge, constantly absorbing moisture from its surrounding. You can save your roof from moss if it’s in small patches, but if it forms a thick layer it can cause leaking and shingle degradation. When left untreated for an extended amount of time, you will most likely need to redo your whole roof. Luckily it isn’t very hard to deal with moss on roof if a thick layer hasn’t formed yet. There are a lot of dry and liquid products that can help you clean your roof from moss and deal with it permanently. Why Is Moss Growing on my Roof? Cool and damp conditions are ideal for moss to thrive in. If it grows on your roof, it’s probably because your roof is shaded either by trees in your yard or other structures nearby. Environments like these allow moisture to linger and moss to grow. Moss is a non-vascular plant meaning it doesn’t absorb water through its roots, but insteadRead More…