It is okay to walk on your roof. However, this is not recommended. Although you may be able repair a leak or hang Christmas lights by simply walking on your roof, there are significant safety and insurance risks involved.
It is unsafe to walk on your roof incorrectly and could result in serious injuries. Even a small defect such as a missing nail or loose shingle can cause you to slip on your roof and cause serious injuries.
You may also fall and damage your roof, or spot other problems that should be addressed by a professional.
Professional roofers will know when the conditions are safe and they will tell you not to walk on your roof. It is not recommended that you stand on your roof. You could damage your roof, or slip and fall if there is an external problem.…