Whatever type of roof your house has, it has a key role: to protect the house and its occupants against bad weather (especially rainwater), while contributing to the aesthetics of the house. Construction, renovation, maintenance or repair, any work on a roof requires certain special skills: working at height, therefore, presenting risks, often on sloping roofs, in climatic conditions which are not always favorable quality work, it is, therefore, necessary to call on the right roof installation near me to benefit from expertise adapted to your project. Here are some tips for choosing the right one!
Skills and expertise of a roofing professional
In addition to the skills that a professional working on a roof must master, there are specific techniques to master for the installation of regulatory elements (screens, fixings, insulation), as for roofing elements which must comply with strict standards.
It is a mandatory standard which include 3 essential elements:
A book of technical clauses (CCT) dealing with general criteria for the choice of materials;
A book of special administrative clauses (CCS), which specifies the consistency of the work of each profession and the coordination arrangements with other stakeholders;
More informative parts such as mementos, guides or calculation rules.
The application of the recommendations of the standard ensures a compliant result, but above all a guarantee in the event of damage or leakage problem (water leakage in particular).
Who to call for your roofing project?
As you will have understood, it is better to use the services of a professional roofer even if it is a simple repair, cleaning/maintenance, or roof treatment. The roofer has indeed followed specific training, often accompanied by an apprenticeship alongside experienced professionals for several years to manage multiple problems related to roofs. For your own safety and for the success of the intervention, calling in a roofer is more than recommended. He can also, more generally, help you and guide you in the realization of your roofing project (renovation, construction …), all without risk. In the case of cleaning, maintenance, or the application of a treatment, he will also know how to choose the most suitable products (water repellent in particular).