How to find leak in your RV roof

Importance of maintenance and cleaning

If you want your RV as new and don’t want to get any frustration then you have to be very careful about two thing. One is cleaning and second is maintenance. During cleaning you can inspect about leaks and cure them timely with EPDM liquid rubber. Inspection for potential water leaks must be done twice a year, in the fall and again in the spring.

Mostly water leaks cause damage and extremely costly to repair

Your RV Roof Sealent seam cut a hole in your RV is hole in your pocket and become a reason of frustration. Every little leak has the potential to permit water in to destroy your investment. Take the time to actually examine all of those seams and sealants. Keep some things in mind to see for inspections.

Water always gets way to in your RV, even minor and little leak water will find it.

Mostly Water leaks can cause extensive damage and can be extremely costly to repair on RV. Water can cause the damaging effects to an RV time and time again.try to identify the extensive water damage, and save thousand dollars worth of repairs. One must learn how to inspect for, and identify potential water damage on RVs.

Inspect all of the seams on the roof earlier

When you are traveling, before start do inspection, go up on the roof, bend over, and check the sealant around the shower dome. The same way check it during bi-annual inspections that caused the drops of water. Do not just go through the motions truly inspect the leaks. otherwise you would be the one paying those costly repair bills.

Climb up on the roof of the RV by the stepladder. Move over the roof with the help of the two pieces of plywood to place under your knees or feet, so your weight over the wood, prevent dents or roof damage from body weight.

Inspection must be started the areas around vents and other openings on the roof. Search cracks, dry rot or erosion in every area. Magnifying glass will help to inspect the edges and the caulk or sealant.

Go left to right with your hands, pushing down on the roof looking for soft spots, cracks or rips. Circle any soft spots or rips.

Sleeping area

Do inspection at the cab-over sleeping area by removing the bed cushions and foam mattress. Press the ceiling, edges and corners, looking for soft spots, bubbles or water damage.


Inspect areas around the tub, ceiling vents and intake valves for tubing, exposing areas where water may leak in. Go in one direction and with hands check from left to right for soft spots,bubbles, water damage and erosion. Circle any spots and repairs can be made with the best sealant by EPDM RV roof repair. Which is not burden on your pocket, easy to install and adds life to your RV roof. It prevents leak and damages in all weather and resists temperature.


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