The age-old suggestion when starting a home remodeling project is “get three quotes!”. This of course is the best way to see the range of pricing that is available for your home improvement project so that you can budget accordingly. These estimates can range significantly but are integral to how your remodeling process will progress. Weigh your options with the following tips to identify the service that will best suit your needs and home’s standards.

So, what are the different types of roofing contractors?

“I’m not a roofer, but I can roof a house!”

This contractor will have:

  • The lowest price
  • To come back and fix problems down the road (or send a professional to do it)

This contractor will not have:

  • Insurance documentation
  • Labor guarantees
  • Manufacturer warranties
  • Training
  • Consistent/trained staff
  • Loyalty to you or your home
  • Official presentation
  • References

“Bigger is better!”

This contractor will have:

  • A corporate feel
  • Insurance documentation
  • Labor guarantees
  • Warranties
  • Training
  • High price
  • Contract technicalities

This contractor will not have:

  • Consistent/trained staff
  • Loyalty to you or your home
  • Service mentality
  • Fast response time
  • Insurance process guidance
  • Educational tools for the homeowner

“How can I serve you?”

This contractor will have:

  • Insurance documentation
  • Service mentality
  • Labor guarantees
  • Manufacturer warranties
  • Training
  • An average price
  • Consistent staff
  • Insurance process guidance
  • High craftsmanship standards

This contractor will not have:

  • Consistently bad reviews or BBB complaints
  • A tolerance for low quality
  • You wondering if you made the right choice!

Find a contractor that aligns with your principles and needs! When you know which contractor you have in front of you, then weighing your options with what they offer will make your choice clear!

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