When you are choosing a contractor there are certain factors that you must consider:
Public and employers Liability Insurance
By law a contractor should have public liability insurance. If a contractor has one or more employees or uses subcontractors, then they must also have employees insurance. Roofing is a high-
From the 1st of October 2008 it has been compulsory to submit a building notice to the local planning department for a new roof covering. Should a building inspector call on the site, they will insist on a building notice for the work that is in progress. When the work is completed the customer should receive a completion certificate. If the contractor does not apply for planning permission and the customer has no completion certificate, it will be classed as unauthorised work. This will cause problems for you, the customer, if at any time you decide to sell your property. Skyline Roofing Company will apply for planning permission for you and provide you with a completion certificate. The cost of this will be included in the price that we quote you.
At Skyline Roofing Company we will adhere to all relevant building regulations.
Previous Bankruptcy or Insolvency
Ask the contractor if they were bankrupt or insolvent in the past. Many contractors become bankrupt more than once. When a contractor becomes bankrupt they don’t honour their guarantees.
The satisfied customers page on our website has testimonials from previous customers. We have other testimonials available on request.
Skyline Roofing Company vehicles are sign written; we are proud of who we are, so we publicise it. We may occasionally use a specialist subcontractor, who has a non-
We hope the above information helps you to make a more informed choice of contractor. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any queries regarding the information above. We all want to avoid bad experiences with the so called ‘cowboy element’, you for obvious reasons and us for the distrust that they create for our trade. At Skyline Roofing Company we are thorough throughout the job. It’s your property it’s our reputation.
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