Know you need a new roof but are not sure where to start? Following a few simple steps can make for an easy process.
Have a roofing contractor come out and check your roof for storm damage. If they find a significant amount of wind or hail damage. You may qualify for a new roof through your insurance company. If approved, your roof replacement would be covered for the amount of your deductible.
Once you have figured out if your insurance will take care of your roof, or if you will be paying out of pocket. It’s time to get some quotes from reputable roofing companies. The common recommendation would be to get at least 3 estimates.
Your roof is a very important part of your home and keeps everything under it protected from the elements. Make sure the contractor you choose will use materials that will last many years. And that the company is highly recommended in your area. Try to avoid out-of-town roofing companies, as they may not be there when you need them, should a warranty issue arise.
Don’t fall for a roofing salesman’s pitch when they tell you your roof has a lifetime warranty. No roof