Choosing the right roofer


 is a very important decision. It could greatly impact the quality and durability of your roof. Here are some steps to help you make an informed, confident choice:

Research: Start by doing some online research to find roofers in your area. Look at their websites, check out their online reviews.

Licensing and Insurance: This is very important. Make sure the roofer is licensed and insured. This protects you in case of any accidents or damage during the roofing project. Good roofers are licensed and insured. This shows that they are a legitimate roofing contractor.

Experience: Look for a roofer with experience, especially with the type of roofing material you want to use. Ask how long they’ve been in business and if they have any special certifications.

References: Ask for references from past clients. If possible, call these references and ask about their experience with the roofer.

Quality of Work: Good roofers take pride in their work. They use high-quality materials, pay attention to details, and don’t cut corners. They also clean up after themselves once the job is done.

Responsiveness: Good roofers respond promptly to calls and emails. They are not hard to contact. They show up on time and complete the work within the agreed timeline.

Written Estimates: Get a written estimate. This should include the cost of materials, labor, and any other expenses. Be wary of any estimates that seem too good to be true.

Transparency: Good roofers are transparent about their pricing, the materials they use, and the timeline for the project.

Contract: Once you’ve chosen a roofer, make sureyou have a detailed contract that outlines the scope of the work, the cost, the payment schedule, and the estimated timeline.

Communication: Good communication is key. A good roofer communicates clearly and effectively. The roofer should be willing to answer your questions and keep you informed throughout the project. They listen to your needs, answer your questions, and keep you informed every step of the way.

Warranty: A good roofer offers a warranty on their services. This shows that they stand behind the quality of their work and are willing to fix any issues that may arise.

Remember, the cheapest option isn’t always the best. Quality workmanship and materials can save you money in the long run by preventing future roof repairs.

Bad roofers may lack experience, have negative reviews, lack proper licensing and insurance, provide vague or incomplete estimates, use low-quality materials, fail to communicate effectively and do not stand behind their work.


At Whitaker Roofing we are proud to offer the very best service in roof replacement and repair. You can trust us with your roofing needs. We will meet the important standards that you expect in the right roofer.

Whitaker Roofing in Salt Lake City provides you with experience, high quality materials and exceptional communication.

For more information, please contact our team today!