Frequently Asked Questions

First Response Roofing provides home owners with top quality work, on-time and in a safe manner.  Your home is your biggest investment and replacing or repairing your roof could be one of the most expensive repairs you make.  We are here to help you with your roofing investment. Here are some frequently asked questions with regards to roof replacement and repairs.

What sets us apart?2019-09-25T14:03:14+00:00

We are locally owned, and you will only ever deal with an owner of the company. There is no hard sell. We provide honesty, integrity, and the highest quality of work.

Are your quotes free?2019-09-25T14:02:36+00:00

Yes, quotes are always free.

Do you do roof repairs?2019-09-25T14:05:21+00:00

Yes, we do. Call us at 1-888-703-3191 to schedule your appointment.

Is there anything that I need to do before roofing starts?2019-09-25T14:00:30+00:00

Before project begins, please clear all areas around roof of any personal belongings. The driveway should be clear.

Is maintenance required on my roof?2019-09-25T13:59:25+00:00

Annual checkups are recommended, and all sealants should be replaced if found to be in deteriorated conditions.

Is a permit required to replace my roof?2019-09-25T13:58:46+00:00

A permit is required for any repair over $2,500 and for any roof replacement at any cost

Can you work with my insurance company?2019-09-25T14:06:22+00:00

If your roof replacement is being done through an insurance claim, First Response Roofing can handle any correspondence to ensure your maximum coverage.

How can I pay for my roof?2019-09-25T14:06:37+00:00

There are several options to pay for you roof. You can pay with check, cash or credit card. Financing is available through third-party lenders. Please see a representative for details.

What is the warranty on my roof?2019-09-25T14:07:19+00:00

The base warranty on a roof is five years labor, plus manufacturers warranty on the material. Please ask us about our lifetime warranty option.

What is the difference in underlayment?2019-09-25T14:08:06+00:00

There are three types of underlayment: Asphalt impregnated paper (good), granulated peel and stick (better), granulated roll roofing (best). This is a good, better and best scenario.

What are the good, better, and best options for my roof?2019-09-25T14:08:48+00:00

They are based on the instillation method and material chosen for your project. Good is a 30 year warranty, better is a 40 year warranty, best is a 40 year to lifetime warranty.

How long does the project take?2019-09-25T14:09:16+00:00

The project duration varies dependent on the size and type of roof being replaced. Typically, a shingle roof will take 3 to 5 working days. Tile and metal vary greatly depending on size. Please feel free to ask one of our representatives.

Do you offer discounts?2019-09-25T14:09:44+00:00

We offer discounts to active/retired military and first responders.

Do you use sub-contractors?2019-09-25T14:10:10+00:00

We do not use any sub-contractors.

Are you fully insured?2019-09-25T14:19:56+00:00

We  are Florida State Contractors, Licensed and Insured. LIC#: CCC1331520

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