Practical Questions to Ask Your Roofing Contractor

Replacing your roof may not be the most disruptive home improvement project out there, but it requires a lot of consideration. Understanding the process involved allows you to keep track of its progress. It all begins with you asking your contractor the right questions.

“What Is the Best Roofing Material for My Home?”

Several factors determine one’s choice of roofing material. These include the local climate, the roof’s slope, the home’s architectural style, your budget, energy efficiency considerations and level of maintenance. A reliable contractor will help you make an informed decision regarding this, and, once you’ve considered these factors, you can finally select the best product that fits your requirements.

“How Long Does It Take to Have My Roof Replaced?”

Barring any unexpected structural problems, a typical roof replacement project can take a few days or weeks to finish. Roofing project timelines, however, vary due to factors like delays in securing permits, issues with product lead times and bad weather conditions. Experienced roofing contractors know what it takes to plan out the projects they work on so that everything is on the right track.

“How Can I Spend Less on This Project?”

You can tackle your roof replacement project without spending a fortune. If your damaged roof is under warranty, you could get all or a part of it repaired. Also, when planning your project, make sure to time it right. You might encounter good offers from contractors during late winter or spring, but watch out for when demand for roofing projects begin to slow down in your area.

Atlas Construction is your go-to contractor for your roofing needs. We are a certified CertainTeed ShingleMaster™ installer, which means our team of roofing specialists is properly licensed, adequately insured and committed to ongoing professional training to ensure a quality installation.

Learn more about our storm damage roof repair and complete roof replacement offerings today by calling (828) 544-1110. You may also fill out our contact form to request a free estimate.