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Old 10-01-2017, 09:17 PM  
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I have an issue with the electric service going to my house. We had a bad storm the other day and I noticed that the pole on the house where my service comes in has moved. See the pictures I have attached. I am trying to find out if I can repair this by placing a cable from the top of the pole and anchor it to another section of my roof to help hold this up or is there another way of repairing without replacing the pole.


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Are there any tree branches (or anything) leaning on your wires?


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Not anymore. That is why it happened, a tree branch fell and hit the wire.
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does not look like the pole is bent to me.
it does look like the flashing is cocked up on one side.
go up on the roof and try pressing the flashing down
i can almost guarantee your roof i leaking at the flashing

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Something like this.
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I'd just get up on the roof and start removing some of the shingles to see if there any sheathing damage, and fix what's there and not mess with the pole at all.
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I'd just get up on the roof and start removing some of the shingles to see if there any sheathing damage, and fix what's there and not mess with the pole at all.
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