If you’ve suffered roof damage and need repairs or replacement, don’t just go with the first roofing contractor who knocks on your door. You should always do your due diligence when hiring a contractor, however; hiring a roofing company that is nearby will not only help expedite your repairs but can significantly reduce your bill. Here are a few reasons why you should go with a local roofing company.
They know the climate.
Your roof is constantly vulnerable to the elements. Depending on where you live, you may experience weather-related events such as hailstorms, tornadoes, or hurricanes that can severely damage or destroy your roof. A local roofing company will have an intimate knowledge of your area’s climate and use that information to recommend the best strategy to safeguard your roof against Mother Nature.
They know the manufacturers.
A roofing company that is established in your area will have relationships with the best local material manufacturers. This guarantees they’ll have the right materials on hand to quickly repair your home in case of a severe weather event. Local roofers will also be knowledgeable about the roof designs popular in your locale and can recommend attractive architectural tiles, colors, and designs for your home.
They know the community.
Those in need of roof repair often rely on references and testimonials from their neighbors. Indeed, a trusted friend’s satisfied referral is often all that is needed to convince someone to hire a local roofer. A roofer who is part of your community will likely care about the areas they service and will want to maintain an upstanding, respectable reputation.
They’re likely not scammers.
Illegitimate roofers who travel the country swindling those affected by weather events do not belong to a community as they have no physical place of business. These “storm chasers” appear out of nowhere, rarely complete their promised work, and then collect your money and run. Local roofing companies can’t afford to risk the onslaught of negative reviews that will result from unfinished or shoddy work. A local roofer will do their best to complete the job on time and for the estimated price.
From Clermont and Tavares to Mount Dora and Eustis, Roof Commander is established as a trusted roofing company in many Lake County communities. If you’re in need of roof repair or replacement services, contact us today at 352-459-7599 to schedule your expert home consultation.
Roof Commander serves- Lake, Orange and Seminole Counties.