Short Guide To Roofing Estimates

Whether you are having your roof repaired or fitting a new roof it is likely you will need the help of a professional roofing contractor to do the work for you. Then there are the materials to consider, will you be using concrete roof tiles slate tiles or even clay tiles? With this in mind here’s our short guide to roofing estimates and how to make sure you get the best price.

Get more than one estimate
Don’t be afraid to get more than one estimate for the job. A minimum of three estimates should be considered before hiring one of the contractors to do the job. Cheap isn’t always the best option and with something as important as a roof you don’t want any corner cutting.

Have a clear idea of what you want from the project
In order to get accurate like for like estimates, it is important to give your contractors a clear idea of what you want them to do and the types of materials you want to use for your roofing project.

What you estimate should include
To help you compare prices, estimates should be clearly laid out by your chosen contractors. At the very least they should include information on how long it will takes to do the work, the price, materials used and any guarantees or warranties.

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