When you hire a roofing company, it’s a good idea to do a little bit of research into the people behind the company. You’d be surprised at the number of roofing companies in which the owners have little to no experience and just let their contractors do all the work. While some businesses can function well this way (some owners have a certain eye for hiring highly skilled people and putting their trust in them, after all), it’s generally a better idea to hire a roofing company that has experience from the top down and that takes a more hands-on approach to everything they do.
The Benefits of a Hands-On Roofer
A roofing company whose owners and management have actual experience are going to care about the quality of work that’s done. Not only that, but they’ll be able to identify good workmanship as well. Those who do not have that experience count on their workers to do a good job without really knowing if it’s a good job or not. Essentially, an experienced owner can provide more quality control. In fact, an owner or manager with roofing experience will be more likely to work alongside their employees on certain projects, which means that you can count on them doing a good job.
It’s also worth noting that owners or managers who don’t have roofing experience may value the bottom line more, which means that they may take shortcuts to save money that they don’t realize (or don’t care) will hurt the quality of the roof installation or repairs.
Our Roofing Experience at LB Solutions
Here at LB Solutions, both our President and our CFM have extensive roofing experience. Our president, Greg, has been in the roofing industry for 12 years. He has always believed that in order to sell a service, you have to be able to perform it. Our CFM, Darren, also boasts extensive experience when it comes to roofing, siding, windows, and gutters. He is known for his hands-on management style and can often be found on-site helping to get the job done any way he can.
If you’re in need of roof replacement or repair, make sure you hire a roofing company that not only has roofing experience from the bottom all the way up to the top, but has a hands-on management style as well. For a free estimate, contact us at LB Solutions today.