How To Hire A Roofing Company Grand Rapids MI

Owning a home means constant maintenance, but some projects must be tackled more frequently than others. These once in awhile projects are often the scariest for homeowners to complete, partly because they usually have a large price tag attached, and partly because of the homeowner s lack of experience and knowledge in the area. Installing a new roof is just such a project.

Montell Construction
(616) 805-9987
401 Hall St. SW
Grand Rapids, MI
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Commercial/Flat Roofing, Gutters & Downspouts, Insulation, Insurance Approved, Leak Repair, Residential Roofing, Roofing, Roofing Repair, Shingle Repair, Waterproofing

Weather Shield Roofing Systems
(616) 243-4040
1197 Hoyt St SE
Grand Rapids, MI

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verwys home improvement
(616) 361-1204
3266 briggs blvd. NE
grand rapids, MI
Services
insulation,ventilation,windows,siding
Hours
6-4
Prices and/or Promotions
free estimates

Sherriff-Goslin Co
(616) 784-1208
4930 Alpine Ave NW
Comstock Park, MI

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Faunce Exterior Design, Inc.
9818 Cherry Valley/ M37 Southeast
Caledonia, MI

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Snyder Roofing
(616) 284-1985
620 3 Mile Rd NW
Grand Rapids, MI
Promotion
$25 Gas card with free estimate!

All homeowners must be present, contact for all details!
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Commercial/Flat Roofing, Insulation, Insurance Approved, Residential Roofing, Roofing, Roofing Repair

Diekevers Roofing
(616) 452-3263
1058 Godfrey Ave SW
Grand Rapids, MI

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Quality Roofing
(616) 871-2879
3989 Cascade Road Southeast
Grand Rapids, MI
 
Norm Buffum Builders
(616) 532-8776
2572 Palm Dale Dr SW
Wyoming, MI

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Bird Construction Svc Llc
(616) 895-2473
10878 Mary Eliz Ct
Allendale, MI

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How To Hire A Roofing Company

Owning a home means constant maintenance, but some projects must be tackled more frequently than others. These once in awhile projects are often the scariest for homeowners to complete, partly because they usually have a large price tag attached, and partly because of the homeowner s lack of experience and knowledge in the area. Installing a new roof is just such a project.

Without a background in roofing or construction, most homeowners don t have the basis of knowledge necessary to determine when they actually do need a new roof. It s very important to be able to turn to a roofing contractor that can be trusted to give accurate advice and pricing, as well as to complete the job correctly and with style.

Do Your Research:

By arming themselves with just a little bit of information about roofing, homeowners are able to be more prepared for the job at hand and what it entails. After an hour or two on the Internet becoming familiar with some of the main roofing terms, the process of contacting an Atlanta roofing company and beginning to get quotes on the job will seem less foreign. After learning a bit about roofing, it s time to turn to the professionals.

Get started by requesting roofing company referrals from friends, family and neighbors. Be sure to ask if they would hire the company again, or whether they d be likely to choose another roofing contractor. If they wouldn t use the same company again, that s certainly not a ringing endorsement.

For a reroofing project, most experts suggest asking questions about the following areas.

1. Legitimacy of Business:

All reputable roofing companies should have a permanent business address and phone number, along with a tax ID. It s important to see proof of your roofing contractor s liability and workers comp insurance policies to ensure that the homeowners won t be held responsible in the event of an accident. It s also standard to check that they have a legitimate business license from the state.

2. Reputation:

Most skilled Atlanta roofing contractors will be members of regional or national industry associations which keep them up to date on changes in the industry and frequently offer opportunities for continued education on reroofing. While it isn t necessarily a deal breaker if the roofing company isn t a member, it is something to consider. The Better Business Bureau is another source homeowners can use to uncover any complaints that have been filed about the company in the past. Finally, all roofing contractors should be able to provide references from several of their previous jobs. Homeowners should be sure to actually call and speak to these references, again asking if the client would be willing to hire the roofing company again.

3. Estimate:

The roofing contractor should automatically offer a written and signed proposal that details the particulars of the home and offers a very complete description of the reroofing job. Start date, payment options, complete date and damage compensation should all be included in this Atlanta home roofing estimate. Find out from the roofing company who would be in charge of this particular job, and ask that person about the work, including how many workers they think will be needed and their quality control practices.

Considering these three categories carefully can help homeowners make an informed and wise decision about which roofing contractor is right for them.

Tim McLoughlin is the President of http://www.ktmroofing.com/ Atlanta, Georgia roofing company KTM Roofing, an http://www.ktmroofing.com/choosearoofer.html Atlanta, GA roofing contractor that offers, asphalt, wood, tile and http://www.ktmroofing.com/materials.html Atlanta slate roofing services.



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