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4 questions to ask before you hire a roofer

Roof is the most important part of your building along with the foundation. Like any other part of the home,  roof too needs your attention and care as it protects you from natural hazards.Either roof repair or replacement, you’ll need a professional roofer who can be trusted for the quality work. Groom and Co has put together the list of 4 questions to ask before you hire a roofer so you can ensure the roofer you are hiring is reputable and experienced enough to get your roof done in a proper way.

Do you have required insurance policies?

Workman’s compensation and general liability is the two policies which makes your roofer properly insured. Workman’s compensation, says that if one of their employees gets injured on your property, the roofing company will take the charge and provide compensation to them. General liability is for any damage done to your house by the roofing company.

Do you have appropriate warranty?

Always check for the warranty card which should include the guarantee of the materials and the workmanship. Also get the details on how to retain warrany card. And the original manufacturer’s warranty should be included in that.

Do you provide a written estimate?

In long run,  you’ll need a detailed written cost estimate along with the deliniates of materials.  It should include the specifications like the duration of the work, payment procedures, start and end date and other costs that could come in process. Also,  get the quotes from at least 3 companies and compare them to get the best services.

Can you provide the customer references and portfolio?

Most reputable firms are able to provide you with the references of similar projects.  Connecting with the references will help you in knowing the workmanship, quality of products, work ethic of the team,  safety precautions taken by the workers,  maintenance contracts and present roof performances. It will give you an overview of the company and the work.

Get armed with this 4 questions before hiring any roofer.  Well if you are looking for a roofer,  Groom and Co is known for best roofing services in London and around.  We are the most experienced with all the required permits and license.  We take pride in providing quality services to our customers. Our workers are well trained and skillful. We are highly flexible and affordable. Call us now to get a free quote and enjoy our magnificent services.