A quick look at the siding companies in your area, and you’ll find a mix of local and national contractors. It can be tough to choose between these two types of siding contractors. However, the basic qualifications like expertise and experience are not the only things that you should consider. Commitment, trustworthiness and reliability are equally important, and these qualities can easily be found in local contractors.
National companies are often large in size so you may be talking to a different person each time you call. Understandably, this can affect your relationship with the contractor. It can be more difficult to develop a bond or build trust with them because there is no one person to guide you through the process. With local contractors, you can expect a more tight-knit team composed of professionals who know you and the status of your project. This personal touch often brings a feeling that your project matters to them and your needs are being taken care of by them.
Sometimes siding replacement projects may involve or lead to other tasks, which may be beyond the scope of your siding contractor’s expertise. In cases like this, the connections of a local contractor can save you from the trouble of finding, for example, a roofer or a carpenter. National companies are usually at a loss in situations like this because they do not have the local connections that a local-based contractor has.
When installing siding, it’s crucial for your contractor to have knowledge and familiarity about the area and its climate as these things can better inform them about your specific needs. Local contractors are often more reliable in this regard because they are part of your community, and they know the usual problems that homeowners experience with their siding. This enables them to give better advice and offer more appropriate solutions.
Tony’s Roofcare Inc. has been in a trusted siding and roofing company since 1997. We are family-owned and -operated so you can expect a hands-on and personal approach for your project. Call us at (253) 841-7779, or fill out our contact form to request a free estimate.