Entries by Rachel Grier

Why Do Edmonton Roofing Companies Need Liability Insurance?

At Crest Roofing, we are experiencing one of the busiest seasons to date. Of all the jobs that have been awarded to our company, only a handful of customers have asked us for proof of liability insurance, specifically the open flame insurance for running our roofing torches. This low attention to proof of liability insurance […]

Is there black mold on your Edmonton roof?

Today’s biggest concern among roofing contractors in Edmonton is black mold on your roof. With health being a number one priority in everyone’s life, it really is a serious issue. With flat roofs (Tar & gravel), there is a higher risk of black mold being present, whether in the walls or in the insulation. If […]

Why is it important to remove snow from your roof?

Removing snow from your roof is one way of making sure that you will not have to repair your roof once winter is gone. Generally, snow should be removed once it forms a layer of about 6 inches on the roof. The reason why this method works is that it prevents excessive build up of ice […]

Top 7 Things to Consider When Hiring an Edmonton Roofing Contractor

Installing a new roof or undertaking a major repair is a huge investment. Therefore, before giving the job to any one of many Edmonton roofing contractors, you need to do your homework. You need to study the credentials of potential roofing contractors and check for any complaints from disgruntled clients. You should be skeptical of […]

Why doesn’t Crest Roofing require money up front?

More and more roofing contractors are asking for a down payment before starting their roofing work. The deposit amount can be anywhere from 10 to 50 percentage of the total roofing cost. Crest Roofing in Edmonton does not require any money up front! When you go about hiring a roofing contractor for any type of roofing […]

Is Crest Roofing covered by WCB?

Crest Roofing & Co, a professional roofing company in Edmonton, Alberta is definitely covered by the Workers Compensation Board (WCB). It is unlawful in the province of Alberta to do contract roofing work without a WCB account. WCB actually protects the home owner or building owner so in case of an accidental injury as a […]