Choosing a Roofing Contractor
Polk County and Lakeland Florida residents trust in us to provide quality workmanship
& quick, dependable service for every roof replacement, roof repair, or new roof installation we complete.
Roof repairs & roof replacements are a natural part of a roof’s lifecycle. Most homeowners are unfamiliar with the reroofing process or what it takes to properly & effectively repair roof leaks, broken shingles, etc. When it’s time to repair damage to your roof or replace your entire roofing system, you need to know that you can rely on your chosen roofing contractor to give good advice, supply quality products, and perform superb workmanship. Since a roofing system is only as good as the roofers that install it, it’s critically important to find the right roofing contractor for your project.
Evaluating a roofer is as imperative as evaluating a doctor or lawyer. Your roof is what protects you, your family, and your possessions from harsh & inclement weather. If you are wondering what criteria to consider when hiring a roofing professional here in the Lakeland FL area, remember the following:
Choose Expertise & Experience Over Price
First and foremost, you should never settle on a roofing contractor by simply looking at an estimate and comparing quotes and prices. Choosing the cheapest contractor to help save money could be a disaster if the reason they charge so little is because they take shortcuts and use subpar materials. This can become a serious vulnerability since poor installations and cheaply constructed materials can shorten the useful life of your roof.
Instead, interview each roofing company to learn about their process, their dedication, their ethics, and their preferred products. A good roofing contractor will take pride in their work and will be knowledgeable about all types of roofing styles and methods.
The best indicator of a contractor’s capabilities is through previous customers. Ask for referrals and read reviews of past clients to find out if the roofing company is reliable, clean, timely, and trustworthy. Also review photos of completed work or projects. Be wary of any contractors who do not have any reviews or who are plagued with a following of negative ratings.
A true, quality roofing professional will be able to provide all of these and supply you with answers to all of your questions. If you want to speak with us about our commitment to roofing and find out what we can do for you, call us today.