Whether you are planning a commercial or residential roofing project, you must plan it carefully. Aside from hiring the right contractor, you also need to fully understand the scope of your roof replacement or repair. The more prepared you are for your project, the more likely it is going to succeed.
Here are useful tips for roofing project management success.
Have a Detailed Plan
Start your project with a good and properly communicated project scope. With a thorough plan, you will easily understand the parts of your roof project. A detailed scope will also allow your contractor to provide more accurate estimates. Keep in mind that overlooking even just one item can have a significant impact on your project and warranties.
Before the start of the actual roof repair or replacement, make sure to discuss all the details of your project with your contractor. You should set regular meetings with your roofer depending on the complexity and duration of your project.
Comply With Building Codes
Building codes should be one of the first things you should consider when planning your roofing project. You must adhere to all the building codes in your area and coordinate these requirements with the manufacturer’s installation guidelines. If there are any discrepancies between codes and manufacturer recommendations, be sure to address them before the start of your project. A reliable contractor will consider this matter and will review all applicable building codes to your project before the construction begins.
Utilize Modern Technology
You may encounter different kinds of technologies when working with your roof. It can include mobile applications and aerial measurement tools. These modern tools can help in obtaining technical data and even creating a mock-up of your project’s final output. Manufacturers and contractors are using these technologies to help give you an idea about how your new roof will look like.
For reliable residential and commercial roofing services, turn to Masters Roofing. Call us at (901) 871-7663 or fill out our contact form to get a free estimate. We work with clients in Memphis, TN, and the nearby communities.