There’s no getting around the fact that with that with the passing of the years, your roofing system will get old, break down and eventually succumb to the elements. For many homeowners, roof replacement may seem like an intimidating project to take on, given the scale of the work required and the amount of organization involved.
But the basics of roof replacement can be much easier to grasp than you might originally think and, with the help of an experienced and trustworthy general contractor or roofer, can be pulled off with minimum fuss.
Pritchett Bros, a leading roofing and home remodeling company, gives us a few pointers to ensure roof replacement success.
Getting Your Roof Replaced at the Right Time
As with many other home improvement projects, timing plays a big part in ensuring your roof replacement success. Summer is typically the peak season when prices are higher and roofers are much more in demand; thus, getting your roofing project off the ground as early as the spring could be a smart decision – excellent weather conditions will ensure minimal, if any delays, due to the weather.
Plan for It
Roof replacement is a huge undertaking that will almost certainly disrupt your daily activities – so you must plan ahead. For instance, you might need to find alternative accommodations as the project progresses. Get things like this squared away before your project begins.
Create a Reasonable Budget
Never try to cut corners or settle for less when it comes to investing in a roofing system. Doing so can only cost you more money in the long run. Plan for a more realistic budget, and invest in a higher-quality roofing system, with some wiggle room for changes.
Work With a Reliable Roofing Contractor
If a roofing contractor offers to do the work you need at a cheaper price than is typically offered, beware. Amateur roofers could turn your project into a real nightmare! Check on the validity of your potential roofer’s credentials, including licenses, insurance, affiliations and permits, as doing so can save you from the potential losses stemming from a botched installation job.
Local GAF Master Elite® contractor Pritchett Bros has a generations-deep legacy of excellence as roofers and home remodelers in Bloomington and the surrounding region. With a reputation spanning the better part of 50 years, we’re known for top-quality work using only the finest materials and products available. Moreover, our strong partnership with the largest roofing manufacturer in North America and our own commitment to stand behind every job we do put us in a league all our own.
Turn to a trusted roofing company like Pritchett Bros for your roof repair, replacement and installation needs. Call us today at (812) 275-3185 to learn more about our products and services, including replacement windows. You can also fill out our contact form to schedule a free, in-home consultation. We serve residents of Bloomington and other nearby areas in Indiana.