The importance of picking the correct roofing contractor, or any type of contractor, cannot be overstated. Please do your homework to ensure that you pick a quality company to do your repairs or roof replacement.
Check to be sure that they are licensed and if they're not going to pull a permit or ask if they ask for money up front, bells and sirens should be going off in your head.
Reputable contractors are out there and it's always best to get several estimates prior to selecting one. This can definitely weed out the bad folks out there.
In Michelle Nicks report, she discusses the all-too-often scenario of folks getting taken advantage of by crooks.
"Nearly one dozen homeowners and several businesses are taken for tens of thousands of dollars in a roofing scam.
Now other contractors are coming to the rescue of the victims to prove that there's more good out there than bad.
Brenda Jones of Boardman is just one of the victims of the Ohio Restoration Group." Read more at Homeowners lose thousands in roofing scam, but others come to their rescue…
Thankfully, some great roofing contractors stepped up to the plate and helped these folks out. Be careful out there. There are some really smooth talkers that prey on folks in need. Do your homework and don't be a victim.
Check out the video below about another scam.
What do you think?