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Planning checklist

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3 months ahead: Research
  • Compare products before pricing when having roof installation or replacement services completed.
  • Research the reviews and manufacturer's maintenance recommendations for the various types of roofing materials available.
  • Create a list of roofing contractors in your area that offer the products you have decided on for your roofing needs.
  • Visit the contractors' websites to read reviews and feedback left by previous clients so you can make a more informed decision.
2 months ahead: Test and try out
  • Take advantages of any free consultations that the contractors in your area offer.
  • Many roofing contractors provide a complete diagnostic assessment on the condition of your roof specifying the repairs needed.
  • Get all price quotes for roofing products and services in writing. This will prevent any hidden costs.
  • Ensure the roofing contractor has the proper licenses and insurance to protect you and your investment.
1 month ahead: Schedule
  • Determine a realistic time for completion of the roofing services you are seeking.
  • With the input of the contractor, decide on a time frame from start to finish for when the roofing services should be finished.
  • Know if cleanup is provided by the roofing contractor or if it is your responsibility.

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