You’ve called contractors, received estimates, made your choice, and are ready to go through with getting a new roof. But now what? What can you expect from your roofing contractor, and what should you do to make their jobs (and your life) easier?

It is always a good idea to discuss the particulars of your home roof replacement with your contractor. The contractor will be able to give you a detailed explanation of what they’ll do and when they’ll do it, as well as give you some tips on how to help make the process go as smoothly as possible.

Before: Preparing for a New Roof Installation

Every reputable roofing contractor is going to want a safe environment to do the best possible job without endangering your family, your home, or your possessions. Some other considerations before a roofing job begins are permits, power supply, and materials.

Your roofer will: