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Dec 3

Five Reasons to Use a Licensed Roofing Contractor

It is easy for someone without qualifications to come to your house and claim to be a roofing contractor. Although they might be equipped with the necessary tools, it does not mean that they will know how to use them. You won't be able to determine if the contractor will take the time to construct a roof that will last and if they will take the time to maintain it.


There are roofing licenses available from states and cities across the country that can be used by trustworthy businesses to verify their legitimacy. Roofers who take the time to be certified are capable of providing the best roofs for their customers.


A licensed Mesa roofing contractor will be your best choice if you are starting a new roof project. Here are some compelling reasons to hire a licensed Mesa roofing contractor:


1) Higher output

Although licensing standards vary by state and city, there is one constant: A licensed roofing company will almost always be better than one that isn't. The company is able to demonstrate that it can use all appropriate roofing techniques and produce high-quality products by obtaining a valid certification.


Although unlicensed roofers might be able to offer a lower price, you still get what you pay for. Poor workmanship can lead to roofs that quickly deteriorate and require expensive repairs. This will make it less worthwhile to choose the cheaper option and end up costing you more long-term.


2) Industry Knowledge. To obtain a roofing license, a series of tests must be passed to prove that the roofer is knowledgeable about the industry. The roofer must be able to apply the best roofing techniques in your area of expertise in order to pass the exam and receive passing marks.


A professional roofer will be able to tell you everything about roofing, including maintenance, repairs, permits, and permits. This means that you don't need to hire multiple contractors to complete the job. A licensed contractor is a one-stop-shop that can handle all your needs.


3) Estimates & Contracts

To provide the best estimate, a qualified contractor has studied the industry in detail. An accurate estimate will help to avoid any unexpected costs during the project.


Professional roofers can also draft a legally binding contract that outlines every detail of the job including the timeline and material pricing. If you use a licensed contractor, you will know exactly where your money is going before you pay it.


4) Legal Security

Apart from making sure your roof is properly built, a registered roofing company can provide protection in case something goes wrong. You should have worker's compensation insurance in case a worker gets hurt while on the job. Also, general liability insurance will protect you from paying for damage to your home that was caused by the roofing crew.


State licensing boards will require proof of insurance before a roofer is allowed to be certified. Employing a qualified roofing contractor will ensure that your home and finances are protected.


5) Mindfulness

You can be sure that a professional roofer will look out for your best interest when you hire them. If they don't give you a great roof, they could lose their certification. This could lead to them losing a lot more work.


Licensed roofers are more likely, to be honest with you than unlicensed roofers who will show up at your home and deliver poor results, then walk away with all your money.


Mesa Roofing Pros

930 N Mesa Dr #2001 Mesa 85201