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First Steps When Hiring A Roofing Contractor
OTHER PARTS OF THIS ARTICLEPt. 1: When A Roof Straddles The Repair/Replace LinePt. 2: First Steps When A Roof Replacement Is NecessaryPt. 3: This PagePt. 4: What To Be Sure A Roofing Warranty Includes
What are some tips FMs should consider when hiring a contractor?
The FM should complete due diligence in determining the contractors experience and track record on similar facilities. The most important factor may be the consistency of their work force. Make sure the crews they provide for your project are experienced and have a long history with the company. It is also beneficial to ensure that experienced roofing mechanics outnumber the laborers on the crew.
Answers provided by John D’Annunzio, president, Paragon Roofing Technology.