The roof over your head is one of the most important parts of your home and replacing it is a significant investment that costs thousands of dollars. It is a smart move to find a reputable roofer now so they can perform routine inspection and maintenance that will help get more life out of your roof.
In this article, roof installation experts at Masters Roofing explain why it pays to get in touch with a roofer before you even need to replace your old roof.
You Can Protect Yourself
Hire a professional roofing company ahead of time to ensure you are not opening yourself up to any liability as a homeowner. A roofer from the local area understands the building codes and permits and their importance to the success of the installation. You can also ensure that all workers are adequately trained and covered with insurance.
You Don’t Have to Pay Upfront
A reputable contractor will never require you to fork over the entire balance of the roof replacement upfront. The accepted standard is to ask for a good faith deposit of 10 percent or less. This gives you peace of mind that your roofer will not run off with your hard-earned money and leave you with a collapsing roof.
You Can Ask for Updated Estimates
Unforeseen circumstances may arise while replacing your roof. It is important to maintain open and honest communication with your contractor to keep the home improvement moving forward. A good roofer will confer with you if they need to revise their initial quote. Confirm the chances are necessary and within your budget before advancing the project.
Masters Roofing is a GAF-certified residential roofing contractor in and around Memphis, TN. Our goal is to provide the comfort and functionality you need using industry-leading products and services. Give us a call today at (901) 459-2223 or fill out our online form to schedule a free in-home or virtual consultation.