The roof happens to be one of the most serious fundamentals of the house. It will be able to fulfill its function only if the roofing works are performed well. Don’t skimp on roofers. For the installation of any type of coating, experienced builders are needed. How to choose a good master and supervise his work?
You need to look for a good roofer even before you start building walls. Then there will be enough time for detailed exploration. It is not at all easy for good specialists, who are in the highest demand during the high season when they are free to take your order. There are firms on the market that offer a full range of roofing installation services, detailed information about which is given on their websites.
Thanks to this, the customer can make sure that the company is serious, study the whole range of services, and get acquainted with the objects that the company has completed. Toronto roofing companies often offer a free calculation of the cost of materials and roofing works. In this case, it is worth looking at the work results. Roofers can also be found with the help of ads but in this case the risk of stumbling upon an unscrupulous contractor increases. In this situation, it is especially important to know how to control its work.
What the customer should know about
Even if the company that you have involved in the roofing work has good recommendations, it is important to at least in general terms imagine the device of the roofing pie in order to control the process. Almost no roof covering is ideally airtight, therefore usually in the composition of the roof provides for additional waterproofing, in this capacity, it is suitable for roofing films. A soft roof is always laid on a hard deck (it is called a continuous sheathing). The rest of the materials – natural shingles (ceramic and cement-sand) and metal shingles – are mounted on a regular crate, it is stuffed onto a roofing waterproofing film, which is spread directly over the rafters.
What to ask a roofer
During a preliminary conversation with a foreman, it is worth asking how long he has been installing coatings, whether he has the necessary tools, and can he show diplomas of completion of training courses from coatings manufacturers. It is better to trust the performer who specializes in one type of coating. A good roofer always has his own set of clothing and accessories to ensure the safety of the work. An alarming signal is the naming of the exact price for the work before considering the object.
It should be borne in mind that the cost of a roofing device in reality can increase by about 10%. The increase in cost is due to the fact that often the roofs are made with certain deviations from what is included in the project. In addition, the contract must indicate the prices for various additional services that you assume (for example, insulation of the attic, installation of roof windows), it must clearly indicate responsibility for non-compliance with deadlines and poor-quality work. The guarantee for the work performed is also very important. Usually, the warranty is given for three years. The contractor undertakes during this period to eliminate free of charge all kinds of malfunctions that arose by his mistake.