Roof installation is one of the biggest home improvement projects you can take on, but you need to prepare your home to avoid issues that can lead to delays and unnecessary expenses. Read on as our roofing and siding contractors have a few tips on how to make the process easier for you.
Clear Out the Area
You can reduce the risk of damage to property by clearing out areas that will be affected by the installation. This means securing any hanging objects or moving furniture to somewhere less likely to get damaged by excessive vibrations or falling debris. It’s also important to call a pest exterminator to get rid of unwanted guests that could also pose a problem during the installation. Last but not least, the lawn must be trimmed to make it easier for the crew to move and clean up.
Check with Your Insurance Provider
An insurance policy can help bring down the overall cost of roof installation, but you have to make a proper case if you’re making a claim. Make sure you have everything figured out, preferably with help from an expert in roof work. The more detailed your roof insurance claim, the more likely it is to get approved.
Plan Your Daily Routine
There will be a lot of noise and other disruptions that can affect your daily routine while work is ongoing. You should consider making the necessary adjustments to your daily schedule or, if necessary, find a temporary place to stay until work is finished.
Consider Other Projects
A roof installation can also be the perfect time to do other home improvement projects. While roof work is being done to your home, you can also consider getting replacement windows or patio doors. Fortunately, our company can also help you out with siding and other home exterior projects.
Let us help you prepare your home for your new roof. Timberline Roofing and Contracting is the leading roofing company in Cypress and Houston, TX. Give us a call at (612) 263-9700 or (507) 200-8880, or fill out this contact form to request a free inspection.