How to choose a good roofer for your house?

Do you need a complete roof repair or renovation? Then you should know how to choose and hire the best roofer, a professional and experienced technician. Know what kind of details you should take into account before deciding on a design-build service provider. 

In order to have good criteria when choosing a roofer, it is important that you know what his work consists of and what knowledge he should have. This will make your investment worthwhile and the results will meet or exceed your expectations!

Broadly speaking, a good roofer should have the ability to work on various types of projects and guide you according to your particular case. When looking for a roofing company, you should always keep in mind that they have a certified staff that meets the following points:

  • Demonstrate confidence in discussing different types of roofing materials.
  • Know various installation techniques
  • To have all the necessary tools for their work.
  • Keeping abreast of progress in construction and repair issues

However, there are other things you can check to make sure you don’t take any chances with the roofing contractor. Portfolios with reference images of the work can be a good guide.

And, of course, it’s always a good idea to read testimonials or get recommendations from people close to you who have already entrusted their projects to the roofer you’re considering. 

Personalized support

One of the most important things has to do with the level of customization that the roofing professional offers you. For this, the first thing you should do is to be clear about the specific type of service you are requesting. 

If you don’t know exactly what you need, a good roofer will know how to guide you. He can assess your roof situation, ask you questions and check the structures. Afterwards, he will recommend the best option to solve any problems or prevent future complications.

For example, you may only require roof maintenance or snow removal in the winter season. But you may also need some type of partial repair or roof installation

Free quote

A very valuable detail when choosing a service provider is the offer they make you regarding the generation of a complete quotation for the project to be carried out. In this way, you will be able to verify that it is in accordance with your budget and establish an evaluation of the quality-price ratio.

There you can find the costs of all the materials, as well as the labor costs and a final total value. At Les Toitures & Vallées we do this free of charge and quickly.

Added value

The list of allies the roofer or roofing company has will increase your demand for services. Check that they are institutions and material suppliers of the best quality and with the best reputation. 

Remember that at Les Toitures & Vallées we have agreements with BP, IKO, GAF and SOPREMA. 


Finally, you can also rest assured that you have contracted a good service if it offers a reasonable guarantee. This will allow you to request any modifications if you notice that there is something that should be revised.

Our warranties for construction and repair work are 10 years and can be extended up to 25 years depending on the case and the manufacturers involved in the work. 

Whatever type of care you need for your property, we are available for you in Saint-Lazare, Vaudreuil-Soulanges, West Island, Laval and Montreal.