If you’re looking for a roof company in your area, you need to do your homework and ask the right questions. Otherwise, you may end up with a roof that only provides expensive problems instead of security and comfort. This video explains some of the basic things you need to look for when choosing a roofing company.
The first thing to do is ask friends and family for referrals in your area. You can also check online and compare reviews between roofing companies. Make sure they’re local, too. If they’re too far away you may end up with transportation fees or, even worse, they’ll leave you high and dry when you need to repairs on an improper installation.
Next, make sure the company is licensed and insured. A license means they know what they’re doing and the state recognizes that. Insurance will protect you and the roofer in case of any workplace accidents. You may be tempted to go with an unlicensed and uninsured roofer offering a low price, but you may end up paying for it financially and legally down the line.
Check to see if the roofer is certified by a roofing manufacturer, too. Roofers can get further education and certification from the leading roofing material manufacturers in the country. It means they’re an expert in their trade and provide high-quality products.
For more information, check out the video above.