Downey Roofing & Contracting (Palm Beach Roofer) is a licensed state certified roofing contractor known for its decades of services in providing long lasting and affordable roofing solutions to the residents and businesses of South Florida.
Downey is acknowledged to be Palm Beach’s finest roofing company. We are a family run business who firmly believe in going that extra mile in providing the best roof for your house. Our commitment to keep you and your family or business safe is unwavering and non-negotiable.
Our deep commitment to our customers have earned us glowing testimonials and reviews from customers and businesses.
Roofs are an important part of your house and definitely it’s not wise to neglect it. Yes you may be scared of the thought of repairing anything but it’s quite easy once you know all the facts. Read on to be acquainted with minute details regarding roofing.
Make sure not to climb up the roof when it’s wet. On a slippery floor it is very difficult to get balance, so get the safety gears on like rubber boots. It’s always better to be safe than injuring yourself while mending your damaged roof. But if your roof is leaking and your contractor is delayed by a few days then you can get some heavy plastic and nail it to the area. But this is only temporary fix; do get a contractor as soon as possible. But don’t go for cheap materials when repairing roof as it will worn out quickly and again you will have to invest.
Cut the lawn grasses short before you start working on the roof. It will be easier to locate any fallen nails if the grass is shorter and even magnetic nail finders are more efficient on short grass. Prior to hiring a contractor, do ask for credentials and references. Make sure to ask as many questions as you like to clear your doubts. One important question that you should ask is how many nails per shingle and what procedure will they use. It should be more than 3 nails. Before finalising the Palm Beach roofing contractor, do thorough backgrounds check and ask for copies of insurance, license and warranty.
Remember these suggestions before you set out to repair the roof yourself or hire a Palm Beach Roofer and the job will seem easy.