Roofing Contractor

Services, costs and hiring best practices - proven tips for getting great Roofing Installation And Repair Service

August 2019

When hiring and working with a Roofing Contractor, every homeowner needs to know: What services does a Roofing Contractor commonly provide? What is the best way to find good prospects? What should I look for when I interview the Roofing Contractor? And most importantly, how do I make sure that the Roofing Installation And Repair Service is done right?

Use the following information to understand your options, make good decisions and get quality work at a fair price.

Roofing Contractor - FAQ

Q How do I get good Roofing Installation And Repair Service work at a fair price?

A First, decide on ALL product / service options. Compile a list of work and quality requirements. Have at least 2 qualified pros complete detailed bids on the work. Use a written contract that ties payment to verifiable results.

Q What should I expect to pay for Roofing Installation And Repair Service?

A Most Roofing Installation And Repair Service work is quoted at a fixed price, for specific service(s) or deliverables. The underlying hourly rate for a Roofing Contractor ranges from $71 to $106 in most parts of the country. Usually, a minimum fee will be charged, which represents 1.5 - 2 hours of effort. In some cases, the quoted job price may be negotiable, particularly if other work is performed by the Roofing Contractor.

Q Do I need to use a licensed Roofing Contractor for my job?

A A professional Roofing Contractor must be licensed to provide most Roofing Installation And Repair Services. To check a Roofing Contractor's license status, search the telephone directory or online for your state's professional license board or department. Contact the licensing authority to verify license standing and history for the business and individual.

Q Should I use an insured Roofing Contractor for my project?

A Your Roofing Contractor should carry adequate liability insurance for work related damages. Your Roofing Contractor should also have workman's compensation insurance for job related injury or health risks.

Q Does my Roofing Contractor need to be bonded?

A A bond will protect the homeowner if the terms of the contract are not met by the Roofing Contractor. A bond is recommended for any work over $500. Make sure that your Roofing Contractor's bond is valid and that the bond limit will cover the cost of completing or re-doing the work, before any work begins.


Roofing Contractor - Common Projects

An experienced Roofing Contractor can handle a number of jobs, troubleshooting situations and repairs. The list below summarizes common Roofing Installation And Repair Services. Follow the appropriate links below to learn more about cost, options and quality requirements:

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