Hiring A Roofing Contractor After A Severe Storm

hiring a roofer after a storm

The dreaded storm just hit and your roof wasn’t in the best shape to begin with. Now after the storm your roof is starting to leak. You’ve put off roof repairs for the last couple of years and now you just can’t ignore them any longer and need to find a roofing contractor. Hopefully the leak isn’t too bad where you find yourself scrambling to get your roof replaced before it can cause any more damage. If possible, you want to be able to talk to a couple of local roofers and have an opportunity to vet them for your project. Here is an article with some good information about what to look for when hiring a roofer:? Tips for finding and hiring a Roofer Most roofers are experienced with the common asphalt roof shingles but if you have or want to install something different like tile or metal, you’ll want to find a roofer who has experience working with this type of roofing material. Clay and tile shingles are heavy and require additional reinforcement to be able to handle the extra weight. Additionally, tile shingles require a specific skills set and knowledge working with tiles to make sure that they are installed correctly and are aesthetically pleasing. ?Metal roofing is light weight but it does require skills and experience with metal fabrication to install the roof correctly. hiring a roofer after a stormWhen a storm comes through and damages your roof there is a good chance that all or some of the damage will be covered by your insurance. It is good to find a Denver roofer that will walk the roof with your insurance adjuster… the insurance company is looking to keep the cost down whereas the roofer is looking to make sure all of the expenses are covered in the claim. When they work together you’ll be happier with the outcome. Make sure when choosing your roofer that you understand the manufacture warranties and the roofers warranties. The manufacture will guarantee the quality of the materials used while the roofers warranties will cover the quality of their work. Mountain State Roofing 12 Broadway Denver, CO 80203 USA (303) 816-3693