What Does it Take to Become a Roofing Expert?
To be a true expert at anything, one needs to have a comprehensive and authoritative knowledge of a given subject. To qualify as a Sacramento roofing expert like Yancey Home Improvements, certain criteria need to be met:
- Sacramento service area/Actual business address
- Appropriate licensing and insurance
- Manufacturer certifications
Service Area/Actual Business Address
Make sure that the roofing company you hire is local to your area so that, if you need them, they’ll be there. Yancey Home Improvements is located in Sacramento and serves the entire area including Carmichael, Elk Grove, Folsom, Rocklin, and Roseville.
More than just an address, Yancey Home Improvements has a beautiful and educational showroom where you’ll see the actual materials that make up your roof.
Licensing and Insurance
Ask for proof of licensing and insurance. We’re happy to provide you with our general liability and workers compensation insurance certificates as well as our contractor’s license number.
Industry Memberships and Manufacturer Certifications
Yancey Home Improvements participates in manufacturer’s training programs because each product has specific guidelines, and receiving training from the factory eliminates uncertainties. In support of our goal to maintain our reputation as a Sacramento roofing expert, we seek out relationships that add to our expertise, like:
- NRCA Roofer: Signifies that we’re a member of the National Roofing Contractors Association.
- GAF Master-Elite® Roofer since 2001 and has been awarded GAF’s Installation Excellence Award, Consumer Protection Excellence Award, and the Training Excellence Award.
- Owens Corning® certification
A particular source of pride that elevates our status to Sacramento roofing expert is our relationship with Certainteed as a Shingle Master™ contractor. We earned this credential for both our workforce and our customers.
As a Certainteed Shingle Master™ contractor:
- Our workforce is MSA (the safety company)-qualified. The safety and well-being of our team is of primary importance, and this level of safety training provides customers with the security of having a knowledgeable crew on their roof.
- We can offer SureStart™ PLUS extended warranty coverage.
Certainteed is an environmentally conscious manufacturer. They were the first in the industry to declare Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) and Health Product Declarations (HPDs).
As a Shingle Master™ contractor, we’re proud to be able to offer Certainteed’s many roof systems and over 300 roofing options for our customers to choose from, including:
Certainteed’s Integrity Roof System® for customers preparing for a new roof
- Begins with the tear-off down to the deck
- Then the underlayment, flashing and ventilation
- And finally, your new roof
- Architectural laminate roofing shingle designed to replicate the appearance of shake roofing
- Dual-layered construction provides extra protection
- Ten-year StreakFighter® algae-resistance warranty
- Significant cost-savings compared to traditional cedar shake
The Landmark Solaris Series
Solar reflective shingles are designed to reduce overall building energy consumption by limiting the absorption of the suns infrared radiation, thus inhibiting heat transfer to the interior of your home.
As a Shingle Master contractor, we’re certified to install any of the several solar reflective shingles Certainteed has to offer, including these Energy Star® rated options:
- Landmark Solaris®
- Landmark Solaris® Gold*
- Landmark Solaris® Platinum
- Presidential Solaris® Gold*
*Achieves Energy Star® standards and are virtually indistinguishable from Certainteed’s thick, rich Luxury styled shake replacement shingles.
Call Yancey Home Improvement today to learn more about our industry experience and recognition by manufacturers like GAF, Owens Corning®, and Certainteed.Published by: Yancey Home Improvements