The quality of installation is a key aspect of the roof equation. IBHS as well as the National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA) suggest these steps to follow when selecting the best roofing contractor.
-Verify the Professional Liability Insurance.
-Choose a firm that has a track record of success Check and request references from clients and request a list with completed projects.
-Check if the contractor is licensed or insured.
-Demand the submission of a written proposal. The proposal should contain full description of the project and the specifications, as well as the approximate dates for completion and start and payment methods.
-Find out whether the contractor is member of any national or regional association for industry, like NRCA.
-Contact Your nearest Better Business Bureau to check whether any complaints have been submitted.
-Ask the contractor to explain his supervision of the project and quality control processes.
-Be sure to read the entire document and ensure you comprehend the roofing warranty provided and be aware of any clauses which could invalidate the warranty.
-Keep in mind that price is just one aspect to consider when selecting a roofing company. The quality of workmanship and professionalism will be a major factor in your choice.