A new roof is an expensive home improvement project. Consider these points to make the process easier.
Your roof plays a central role in protecting your home and everything inside of it. Anytime the roof’s structure is compromised, immediate action should be taken to repair the problem. Failure to fix a damaged roof can lead to structural problems and costly repairs in the future. If it’s time for a new roof, consider these factors before you finalize your plans.
1. Hiring Skyguard as your contractor will give you the assurance and expertise you need in making all your decisions on your roofing project!!
Some people like to pare down the costs by doing part or all of the roofing job themselves. In most cases, it’s safer to hire a professional like Skyguard. We have valuable training and experience as well as knowledge of the appropriate materials to use, proper installation, safety procedures, building code requirements and waste disposal.
When choosing Skyguard GC you will be sure to get protection with your investment. We are licensed and qualified and have a list of positive, satisfied customers who can be used as a reference.
2. Get the ball rolling on building permits
Most municipalities and local governments will require you to obtain permits for roofing work. Skyguard will do the legwork for obtaining the permits and will also ascertain what the costs and time frame for permits will be ahead of time.
3. Removing the old roof saves trouble down the road
Some contractors will leave your old roof in place and add a new roof on top of it. Although it might be much cheaper, our contractors at Skyguard know you should avoid this. When an old roof is removed, the contractor can inspect the decking and other areas for structural damage. You could be hiding a costly repair by adding a new roof without removing the old. We will always make sure that your two most valuable assets are protected, Your Family and Home…We thrive on the fact that we don’t cut corners and work from a standpoint of integrity and honesty.
4. Asphalt shingles offer durability and affordability
There’s a wide variety of roofing materials to choose from, such as wooden shakes, clay, metal and slate. Asphalt shingles provide a happy medium for many homeowners because they come in many shapes and colors, are the most affordable, they’re easy to install and will generally last for at least 20 years.
5. Plan for the right time and weather
Skyguard will schedule your roof repair during a time when the weather is nice in your area. Most roofing jobs can be completed in a few days, if weather permits. Our contractors will help to plan ahead and could this could save you money in the long-run.
Call Skyguard General Contracting today @ 502-909-4058 to get started on your Home Improvement needs.