With the weather warming up you might be tempted to focus all of your attention on getting outside to enjoy the sunshine. But you might want to put a hold on your springtime enjoyment plans to first look at your home’s repair and replacement needs. Spring and summer are both great times to inspect and maintain your roof, siding, windows, and doors in order to get as many years out of them as possible.
If your roof, for example, sustained any damage during the winter, it’s imperative that you get it taken care of as soon as you can. An article published in The Black Hills Pioneer offers some words of wisdom when selecting a Federal Way roofing company:
Homeowners are cautioned to be sure they are using reliable contractors who provide quality work, otherwise they may be left with subpar repairs and final bills than are higher than expected.
Spearfish officials said homeowners need to know that contractors are required to have a contractor’s license issued by the city to conduct any repairs on homes and businesses, and they must have a peddlers’ permit issued from the police department if they go door-to-door to drum up business.
With the nice weather returning several contractors have stopped in to city offices to obtain permits and several more to renew them.
While it’s important that you take good care of your roof, it’s equally necessary that you be careful when choosing the roofing contractor or company that will be handling the job itself. Make sure that any contractor you choose is currently insured and that they fully comprehend all building codes and standards.
It’s also best that you ask your roofing contractor for references to get an idea of the kind of work they do and how they treat their clients. A sign of a good contractor is if they make sure that their clients are always aware of what’s going on.
The experts at Tedrick’s Roofing are here at your disposal if you’re ever in need of an honest and dependable roofing contractor in Federal Way. Give them a call to learn more about their qualifications, experience and testimonials from satisfied customers.
(Article Excerpt from “Roofing Contractors Back in Town After Winter”, Black Hills Pioneer, March 15, 2014)