Other than just wear and tear this roof is our basic “strip and cover” job. With this particular home there was no water penetration or damage that would caused some type of leaking. The yearly maintenance on this house clearly was done year after year and this asphalt-shingling job lasted 27 years. Regular yearly maintenance is so important on your entire house especially homes that are in the northeast like this one. Winters are harsh and can do great damage if you don’t keep a close eye on your home. From high winds to ice dams that can cause water backup preserving your investment is a smart thing to do.