Charlotte residential roofing even in the heat
Charlotte residential roofing is particularly hot in this ninety-degree weather. On the hottest days, it is best to start work very early in the morning, so that a lot of work can be done before it becomes too hot to do anything. The hotter it gets, the more the work slows down, and the more water you need to bring up to the roof for the workers. There is another reason why roofing in hot weather is a problem — in blazing hot weather, the shingles get softer, meaning that if you step on them you are more likely to leave a dent.
If this makes doing your own roof repairs sound less than appealing, good. If you try to fix yourConcord, NC roof yourself, you are more likely to wastetime and money than to save it. You may accidentally damage the roof, or lose your footing walking around on a sloping roof exposed to sudden wind gusts. At the very least, the repairs you do are probably going to need to be redone later, and will void the warranty if it is still in effect. People who work at a Charlotte residential roofing company know how to lay down roofing felt or some similar material first before nailing the shingles down, and how to cover exposed nailheads, protecting them against rust and seepage.
How to begin looking for a local roofing company
Start by getting the names of as many roofing companies as you can within the area. Ask your friends and neighbors who they would recommend. When you have a list of names, check them at the North Carolina Licensing Board for General Contractors website (www.nclbgc.org) to make sure the contractor has a license to work in the state.Having a license may not be a guarantee of quality, but not having a license is an automatic disqualifier. Also, make sure they have insurance and workmens compensation.
Charlottes best residential roofing company
Advanced Roofing and Exteriors, a family-owned company, is the top residential roofing company in Charlotte and Concord, NC. They have been in business a long time and have won the Angies List Super Service Award more than once. They are also a member of the Home Builders Association of Charlotte, an Owens Corning preferred contractor and a certified installer for Certainteed, GAF, Owens Corning and Tamko roofing products. They can deal with all the different aspects of roof building, maintenance and repair. They will plan their work schedule to suit your needs and provide all the materials themselves. Whether you need a new roof or need to repair an old one, call today for a free estimate on Charlotte residential roofing.