For most building owners, having a strong working roof is a necessity. We all know that having a roof over your head is the foundation to a comfortable space, but there are additional reasons for keeping it in tip-top shape. Your commercial roof plays a vital role in your property value and curb appeal, and also affects energy efficiency, structural integrity and more.
There are several reasons a commercial property owner may grow concerned about the condition of their roof. Some may call a commercial roofing company to inspect the roof for damage immediately after a storm. Others may need help with a leaky roof, because pests have found their way into the building.
Whether you are simply concerned about potential damage or already know you need a repair or a replacement, it is beneficial to select your roofing contractor with care. Roofing Line can help. Our roofers have years of commercial roofing experience and can customize a project perfectly aligned to your needs. Contact us today for a free estimate.
The Types of Roofing Services Provided
There are many variations between different commercial roofing companies, and so your main job when selecting a roofer is to identify a contractor who has previous experience with your type of project. As a result, the first thing you should learn about a commercial roof repair company is the type of services provided.
Not all roofers are able to do the same work on on your property. For example, the largest commercial roofing companies may work on all types of commercial roof projects, using materials rubber, slate, asphalt, metal and more. Others, however, may specialize in only one or two types of roof materials. In addition to the type of materials they work with, roofers also vary in the type of work they do. For example, most will provide repair and replacement services as well as inspections, but some may provide you with energy audits and other types of services that may be more helpful to maintaining your property. As you explore the options, interview the contractors carefully with a focus on these important points.
The Level of Customer Service
When you are selecting commercial roofing contractors to hire, it is important to pay attention to the level of customer service you receive from each one you contact. As you request a written estimate and get an inspection performed by each roofer, carefully pay attention to the company’s promptness in responding to your requests as well as their reliability. In addition, you want to work with a company with a friendly, conscientious team, so avoid working with any company with rude team members. The level of customer service you receive initially is indicative of the type of service you will receive throughout the repair or replacement project.
The Cost of Services
While the types of services and the level of customer service your commercial roofing company provides are critical, you also may be concerned about the total cost of services. Cost may be less important to you if you are filing an insurance claim for the repair or replacement to your roof. After all, your deductible amount will be the same regardless of the cost of the total bill, so you may focus entirely on the highest quality services and customer service when making your decision. However, if you need to pay for the service out of your own pocket, it is beneficial to get a firm written estimate from your contractors. Read the details of the agreement to look for loopholes or clauses that enable the contractor to charge additional fees other than what have been quoted.
If you are in need of top quality roofing services for your commercial building, contact Roofing Line today. Selecting commercial roofing companies for your property is a major undertaking, and the quality of workmanship and materials of your chosen roofer will play a significant role in property value, energy efficiency and more for years to come.