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What You Need To Know Before You Hire an Austin Roofing Contractor

What You Need To Know Before You Hire an Austin Roofing Contractor

The roof on your commercial building, just like everything else, will at some point need repairs or need to be replaced. While many roofing materials last several years, nothing lasts a lifetime. When it comes time to hire an Austin roofing contractor, you need to know a few things.  roof-austin-texas

You need to know if the contractor is reliable

A reliable contractor is going to be there when he is scheduled and is going to carry through until the end of the job. He isn’t going to leave you holding the short end of the stick.

You need to know if the contractor is knowledgeable

Commercial roofing isn’t a job that most general contractors have experience in. Because of the variety of materials and the complicated material layering system, even patching a small leak can be difficult. And because not all materials work well with each other, it is important to know not only what roofing system you have but how to use the correct materials to repair it.

Where are they located?

While where a contractor is located might not be important to some, when you need a leak fixed quickly you don’t want to wait a week to get it patched. Local contractors know the area, have roots in the community, and are much easier to contact when a repair isn’t right. In fact, after storms, many so called contractors will give quotes that low ball local contractors. Most of the work isn’t done correctly and you will have to call someone later to finish the job.

Lastly, you need to have options

Many contractors will try to squeeze you into their “special of the month.” This means that no matter your situation, they only have one option. And that’s a very poor choice for you because every roofing situation is different.

If you are looking for a reliable, knowledgeable, Austin roofing contractor with lots of options to repair, coat or install a new roof, look no further than Lone Star Roofing. We are based in Austin and Dallas and have 30 years of experience. We can repair or install several different roofing systems because our crews have been trained by the manufacturers.

Click the link below to schedule your free consultation and we will call you right back, or call us at 512-920-3747.

 


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