When it your roof is damaged due to a hail storm, wind, or any other adverse weather you may be wondering what you should do next. Many also wonder how much debt they will end up with after getting a new roof installed. The truth of the matter is, if you decide to contact a general contractor first, you could end up in a much better situation. At Noah’s Roofing, we can help you through each step of the process in getting a new roof installed or simple roof repairs.
If you suspect it is time for a new roof, your first step should be inspecting your roof to look for signs of damage. You can look for curled, cracked, or buckling shingles. Seeing roofing granules in your gutters or around the house can be another sign that your roof is on its last leg. Soft spots on the roof or a spongy feel when you walk are other indications as well. If the roof is in especially bad shape, there may be missing shingles or even a whole row of shingles flapping in the wind.
When you think you need a new roof due to storm damage, your best plan of action is to call a general contractor. When you call your insurance company first, you may up turning to a company you didn’t choose and losing control over who does your repairs. Not only that, turning to a contractor will more than likely get you a higher caliber of customer service and roof installation service.
After this, your general contractor will help you make an insurance claim for the repair or replacement of your your roof. They will take the time to go over options with you. One aspect that many homeowners like about asphalt shingles is the fact that they are so versatile. They come in a wide variety of colors to match with any home. After deciding on materials and styles, the contractor will create a contract and go over the timeline with you.
If you are in need of a new roof due to storm damage, be sure to contact our general contractor at Noah’s Roofing. We take great pride in offering excellent customer service.
We will walk you through the details of an insurance claim so that you don’t have to worry about the cost of your new roof. Be sure to call us today. One of our experts will set you up with an appointment for a consultation.