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“Let's explore some of the most important considerations.”

Jeff Doan, CEO, Owner & Operator

Owyhee Roofing

Boise, Idaho & Roofing

Choosing the Right Roofing Contractor: A Complete Guide for Quality and Reliability

Looking to hire a roofing contractor but not sure where to start? We've got you covered! Choosing the right roofing contractor can make all the difference in ensuring the quality and reliability of your roof. Whether you need repairs, replacements, or a whole new roof, it's essential to do your homework and find a contractor you can trust.

Factors to Consider When Choosing a Roofing Contractor

Let's explore some of the most important considerations:

Credentials and Insurance

It's crucial to ensure that the contractor carries adequate insurance coverage. Roofing work can be risky, and accidents can happen. By hiring a contractor with proper insurance, you protect yourself from potential liability in case of any accidents or damage that may occur during the project.

In Idaho, roofers are required to have a contractor registration with the state. Make sure your roofer has adhered to this standard, as it speaks to professionalism.

Experience and Expertise

A contractor with years of experience in the industry has encountered a wide range of roofing issues and developed effective solutions. They will have the knowledge and skills to handle various types of roofs, materials, and architectural styles.

When evaluating a contractor's experience, you should also consider their expertise in the specific type of roofing work you require. Some contractors specialize in residential roofing, while others focus on commercial projects. By choosing a contractor who specializes in the type of work you need, you ensure that they have the necessary expertise to deliver the best results.

At Owyhee Roofing, we have experience in commercial and residential properties at all levels.

Track Record and References

Don't hesitate to ask the contractor for references. Talking to previous clients can provide valuable information about their experience working with the contractor. Ask about the contractor's professionalism, communication, adherence to timelines, and overall satisfaction with the project's outcome. This will give you a better understanding of what to expect if you decide to hire the contractor.

In addition, reading customer reviews and testimonials can provide valuable insights into a roofing contractor's reputation and reliability. Online platforms and review sites allow customers to share their experiences and rate the services they received.

When reading customer reviews, pay attention to consistent feedback. If multiple reviews mention the same positive or negative aspects of a contractor's work, it's likely to be a reliable indicator.

Questions to Ask:

How long have you been in business?

By asking how long they have been in business, you can gauge their level of expertise and the likelihood that they will be able to deliver high-quality work.

Owyhee Roofing has been operating in Boise since 2008.

What is your process for handling unforeseen issues or changes?

Unforeseen issues or changes can arise during a roofing project. It's important to understand how the contractor handles these situations. Ask about their process for addressing unexpected challenges, how they communicate changes to the project scope or timeline, and how they ensure transparency and open communication throughout the project.

Remember, your roof is a significant investment, and it deserves nothing less than the best.

Take the time to do your research, compare options, and make a decision that you can feel confident about.

We are confident you will find Owyhee Roofing to be a competitive option in the Treasure Valley.

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Here at Owyhee, we make it our business to get to know you and your unique situation. We'll come out for free and inspect your house and roof, providing you with a detailed quote and options to best suit your roofing & renovation interests. Along with the inspection, we'll educate you on the process and practices necessary to create a long lasting impression. Call us today and set up your own appointment!

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Why choose Owyhee?

We understand that choosing a company for your roofing needs is no small decision. That's exactly why our community keeps choosing us, year after year! Want to know our secret? Well, it’s not just one thing but a mix that just works.

“I worked with Owyhee Roofing after getting an outrageous estimate on replacing my roof from someone else. They were responsive within one day, and got to work on estimating and scheduling right away. My roof looks beautiful. I worked with Austin and his team. They were professional, punctual, and very respectful of the property and the clean-up afterward. Highly recommend!”

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Roofing projects can be a headache when it comes to finances and deadlines. That's why we’re committed to ensuring your money works as hard as we do. We not only guarantee to meet your budget but also stick to the timeline we promise. No last-minute surprises.

  • Best in Class Certifications We work with the best suppliers in the industry and have kept an impeccable record with them, allowing for amazing warranties.
  • Satisfaction Guaranteed Never be left guessing and be assured that your project will get done on-time, and on-budget.
  • New & Old Remodeling With over 16 years of experience in roofing and remodeling, there isn't much we can't help you with.

Ready to team up with Owyhee Roofing, your local Boise roofing contractor? We're just a call or click away, ready to make your roofing experience hassle-free.

Need financing? No problem.

We get it—these projects can be a chunk out of your wallet. That's why we offer tailored financing options, making sure your roof is rock solid without your budget caving in. We’re not just building roofs; we’re building trust, one shingle at a time.

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