Replacing your roof can be overwhelming. Whether you’re certain that it’s time for a replacement due to major damage or still wondering if that small leak means it’s time, you most likely have a million questions. “How do I choose a roofing contractor?” “What does a great roofing job even mean?” “How can I tell which roofing contractor is better than the others?” We know there’s a lot at stake when you’re looking for a quality contractor, so we’re here to suggest looking for an Owens Platinum Preferred Contractor to put your mind at ease.
What is an Owens Platinum Preferred Contractor?
Owens Platinum Preferred Contractors have been selected and invited to the Platinum Preferred Status as a result of their incredibly high-quality work and stellar representation. Less than one percent of roofing contractors in the business are invited to receive this honor and to be selected, contractors are evaluated on a variety of standards — from craftsmanship to financing ability to business acumen. Contractors who have received this honor will likely display it proudly on their website, or you could search for them on Google. If you are in North Florida or the Tri-cities of Tennessee, look no further, Model City Roofing is a proud recipient of this designation.
What does Owens Corning mean?
Okay, so there’s a super special designation – but why should you trust the people giving it out? Well, Owens Corning is a high-quality roofing and insulation manufacturer that has been a Fortune 500 company for 64 years and in business since 1935. They’ve worked with everyone from individual roofing contractors to General Motors to NASA, so they truly work to ensure that their brand is only associated with top-notch deliverables. Their legacy of excellence positions them as a leader in the roofing field and a true authority on quality, standards that they pass along to anyone on whom they bestow an Owens Corning Platinum Preferred Contractor.
Qualifications of Owens Platinum Preferred Contractors
As referenced above, qualifying to be invited to the Platinum Preferred Contractor Program has extremely rigorous qualifications. Some of those qualifications include:
- At least three years of business operations
- A positive result on a credit check
- At least one million dollars in liability coverage
- Pass a screening for excellence in customer service
- Pass a workmanship test on a full roof installation
Benefits of Hiring a Platinum Preferred Contractor
With those stringent requirements, it’s probably pretty obvious that one of the biggest benefits of hiring a Platinum Preferred Contractor is the guaranteed, high-quality installation and customer service, but there are a few other differentiating factors that come with the award. Some of these may include:
- Additional warranty options that last longer than other providers – potentially even for life
- Security in the history of the company
- Quality materials
- Contribution to sustainable business
We are so honored to be an Owens Corning Platinum Preferred Roofing Contractor. We pride ourselves on keeping our standards high and leaving customers happy. If you are wondering if it’s time to make a small roof repair or ready to hire someone for the entire job, click here to find more information about how to receive a quote.