Hi, I’m Frank Rogers of LeakMaster Roofing and it still amazes me after 35 years as licensed contractor of the state of Hawaii, that some homeowners will just sign a contract thousands of dollars and just mail it in without comparing what’s in the contract.
Lets go through the most important things in the contract.
Always get 3 estimates before deciding on a contractor. That’s still the golden rule. That is still your best defense against an unjustified high price.
Once you get the price, look to see what your buying.
The most important thing that we see is that in particularly in roof coating, where you can go look on a roof and it may look really nice but it’s not thick enough. And what you need to do is make sure that in your contract, it tells you how many gallons total are going to be put on your roof. So you want to make sure you have the right thickness. If you don’t have the right thickness, it’s going to fail, it’s going to crack, it’s not going to last a…