If it’s a commercial or residential roofer you are hiring, ask questions that count before signing on the dotted line. If you are considering having your roof replaced you must be shopping around for a reliable, professional roofer. Most business owners and homeowner like the advantage of shopping around and doing some background checks to make to feel more at ease with the knowledge you have someone you can work with. It is also more a case that you get the most out of your money and have a guarantee that the job is completed successfully, so you know you have to find a high quality professional roofing company.
Asking clear, direct questions can help you find just the right business you will enjoy to work with, and ensure your completed product with be top of the line. Of course, finding just the right person to work with can be a challenge, but asking the right questions will help you determine the reliability of the business.
Your Investment, Your Roof
When it comes to expenses homeowners face, roof replacements are the high-dollar maintenance burden. That’s why it pays to do the research and find the top-of-the-line roofing company that will excel in the replacement of your home or business roof.
It’s important to find out how long they have been in business and get a list of satisfied customers. You can always review their website to learn a lot about the company, their warranties and standards of business practices, catch up on their reviews.
Of course, the most important question if to inquired if they are licensed, insured, and fully bonded. This is the most important question you need to ask a roofing company. It’s imperative that the company have worker’s compensation and general liability.
Ask For A Written Estimate
Why is a written estimate an important document? It should detail all the fees and costs of the project. Also project the timeframe for the length of the work. Where would you be without knowing a timeline for your particular project? You do not want unpleasant surprises later on in case the work is drawn out so to safeguard the project KNOW before you proceed. The business should be able to complete your project in a timely manner. Sometimes you might have to wait to begin work because a particular company is busy. If that works into your schedule fine, but you always want to have this information up front.
Questions During the Project
How do I reach you if a problem arises? At Priority Restoration we make sure the project manager has responded to your inquiry, provided all information up front and is support for the homeowner for the duration of each project. They will keep in contact with the customer, keep them updated, and are there to provide professional answers to any questions that might arise.
It’s important to be updated about the project. An open conversation can help you to feel more connected with the project. This puts your roofing company on a partnership level with you sharing effective communication at all times.
Warranties & Types of Roofing Materials
According to what your roofing company advises and the choice you make, new roofs can last anywhere from 25-50 years depending on the material. A professional roofing contractor will be able to give you a 25 year minimum guarantee. This also shows how confident they are in the roofing system they have installed.
Don’t forget that different climates call for different roofing materials. That’s why if you live anywhere from Denver to Pueblo, Boulder to Castle Rock Colorado, you want to get a local professional who specializes in Colorado roofing systems for home or businesses.
So, remember your home and roof are large investments lasting over many years. Just being aware of some questions to put to potential roofers is important. Nowadays, to conduct research, review social media, and the company website. These can answer many questions up front and deliver to you the info needed to make a wise choice. Sometimes online reviews can teach you lots about a company’s integrity and professional standards.
Once you have done some background work, give the company a call and set up a meeting. Professional companies have superior employees who are trained to patiently answer all of your questions. They can also explain their policies and how they handle each and every project. Read through the contract and get multiple quotes to determine the price range your project warrants.
If you are dealing with insurance work from hail or storms remember Chris and his team are extremely professional, knowledgeable and helpful when dealing with insurance and adjusters. Priority Restoration is available wherever their services are needed in the state of Colorado and they install the newest technology, the new F-Wave REVIA™ premium synthetic roofing shingles which are hail resistant shingles. Think about that Colorado!