What to Ask When Hiring a Contractor for a Marion Roof Inspection
When hiring a contractor to perform a Marion roof inspection, it can be difficult when you don’t know what’s involved, what to look for, or what to ask. Contractors might try to take advantage of your lack of experience with this type of work. Even in the wake of natural disasters, when communities come together to lend a helping hand, there are some unethical contractors out there acting only in their own self-interest.
Sherriff-Goslin is committed to educating customers, ensuring that they are armed with all of the information that they need to make an informed, financially sound decision about their roof. We encourage customers to take their time, perform research, and create a budget. A roof is a long-term accessory to your home, so don’t let emotions rush you through this process!
When you receive your Marion roof inspection, try to avoid succumbing to high-pressure sales tactics. Get a few estimates from reputable companies and, when an estimate seems to good to be true… it probably is! An established, well-regarded roofing company will always ensure that you fully understand the work that needs to be done, the costs involved, and the time it will take to complete the work.
A few items that should be included in your roof estimate:
- The type of roof covering, manufacturer, and color
- The materials to be included in the work
- The scope of the work to be done
- The installation method
- The approximate start and end dates
- The length of the warranty and what it covers
- Whether or not any flashing work is to be included
- Whether or not any ventilation work is to be included
- Who will haul away old roofing materials and/or project waste
At Sherriff-Goslin, our goals is to ensure that every customer has a fair, clear understanding of the state of their roof. If you’re considering a roof repair or roof replacement, we encourage you to call us today to schedule your free roof estimate!