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How To Avoid Roof Scams

To the general public, the roofing industry has a shady reputation. Over the years, numerous dishonest and illusive contractors have taken advantage of trusting clients. The result has often been an ineffective end-product, an overpriced project or a negative experience. We’ve all heard stories of having to hire a second contractor to repair the deficiencies of the previous contractor.

When listening to homeowners who approach us for help, we have heard countless horror stories about projects gone array. As contractors ourselves, we want this to stop tarnishing our trade and our reputation through association. Ultimately, our goal is to educate, guide and help homeowners with the protection of their building’s envelope, from the roof to the foundation. Therefore, we have decided to make a list of the most common “scams” to watch out for.
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Tis the Season

‘Tis the season… to decorate your home for the holidays

Montreal is experiencing warmer than usual weather this year which makes decorating your home for the holidays a little more enjoyable. Not having to brave a blizzard means you can put up lights and ornaments with a little more ease, and what a nice change that is! That being said, decorating the exterior of your home can still be a source of frustration for some, especially when there is a seemingly endless supply of tangled lights! In order for you to maximize your decorating experience, here are some things to consider.

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Making an educated decision: factors to consider before signing a contract

Investing in your roof can be a significant financial decision you may need to consider at some point. Your roof shelters you from the harsh Canadian winters and the blistering heat of the summer and is by far one of the most important decisions you may need to make for your home or business. That’s why it’s important to make sure you have all the necessary information in order to feel confident about your decision. With the overwhelming options available and different products on the market, the following key pointers can help you make an educated decision when it comes to your roof.

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