We help you save money by providing quotes from approved siding contractors in your area. The contractors know they are competing for the project therefore they will give you the best possible offer.
Moreover, we help you save time by connecting your call to licensed and experienced companies so you don't have to spend time finding them.
Our Philosophy is to help you save money in your quest to find local contractors. We have teamed up with other companies that screen contractors before they are allowed to bid on your home improvement project so that you get quotes only from approved installers.
What to Look for When Hiring a Siding Contractor
Regardless if your home project is a new construction or a remodel, you will at some point need to finish (or replace) the exterior and start looking for home siding options. The exterior of most homes is covered with brick, stucco, wood, or vinyl siding (among other options).The latter is becoming increasingly popular for several reasons. It is relatively cheap compared to other siding types, it is durable, low maintenance etc. There are home siding contractors that can accommodate any type of vinyl siding project since they are specialized in this type of construction work. The companies here for example can give you free quotes about siding installation and cost and also answer any question and concern you may have (the call links above will connect you to contractors near you). There are a few things however that need to be considered and we will take a quick look at the most important aspects when searching for house siding companies.
License and Insurance.
This is probably the most important aspect that will need to be considered when hiring a contractor. If the contractor is licensed this means that they have undergone the proper training needed to keep their construction company in good standing with the local and state officials. This means that they will have the proper permits and other documents according to local and state requirements. Moreover, an insured contractor will have the coverage needed to protect you and them if something were to go wrong during the vinyl installation project. Not only does insurance protect you against damage due to something the contractor or his workers have damaged on your property, it also means they are insured if one of their workers were injured during the project.
One of the reasons we hire contractors is because they have the tools and other equipment they will need to accomplish certain tasks. When installing any home siding there are several pieces of specialty equipment needed. Having the ability to reach higher levels is a must for a vinyl siding contractor. He will use longer extension ladders and scaffolding to help his workers reach these heights. One other very important piece of equipment is known as a vinyl brake that is used to shape the metal pieces used to cover the fascia and other parts of the project. If you had to do this project yourself, you would have to rent the equipment needed adding extra cost. If a contractor does not have his own equipment this would not be a good sign.
Most contractors will offer a wide range of colors and different types of materials and patterns for you to choose from. Ask the contractor to see samples of the materials he will be using. Vinyl siding for example is available to you in various grades and thickness. You want to make sure the materials that the contractor uses are of high quality and will offer you a guarantee. He should be able to give you a couple of different options on material quality. Beware of contractors that will give you a price only to install the cheapest materials available.