Roofing News

Unnamed Calgary Roofing Company Rips Off Wrong Roof

On May 27th CTV Calgary featured a story about an very unusual occurrence in which an unnamed Calgary roofing company began ripping the roof off of the wrong home.  When the issue of repairs came up a heated debated ensued in blog posts under the article debating whether or not the roofing company should have the right to repair their mistake.  This is a fair question to ask.  Mistakes do happen and if a mistake happens it seems fair that a responsible and well established Calgary roofing company should have the opportunity to make it right.  Here we will evaluate from a roofing companies perspective what would be the fair course of action. The article explains: “A Calgary senior is left wondering who will pay for repairs after a local company showed up and started ripping shingles off the roof of her garage. Linda Cox could not believe her eyes… Read more…

New Done Right Roofing Reviews

As the internet has become more and more popular roofing reviews and testimonials are collected online by 3rd party sites.  This is a great way to get objective roofing reviews rather then just the ones a roofing company wants you to see.  In the last few years Done Right Roofing has focused on 3rd party reviews on one very popular website called Homestars.  Homestars is a user friendly resource for roofing reviews because it has a 10 star rating system and a way for the roofing company to respond to the review posted. Done Right Roofing is honored to have an abundance of 10 star reviews posted every week by happy Calgary homeowners.  M. Young in the NE of Calgary kept his 10 star Done Right Roofing Review short and sweet, “AMAZING! This is the best company I have every worked with… Highly Recommended!” This  is what Calgary Homeowner Sally… Read more…

Three Signs of a Well Established Calgary Roofing Company

  Description:  Learn how to tell the difference from a well established calgary roofing company and the fly-by-night roofing companies that come and go. Choosing a well established Calgary roofing company is crucial to the security of your home.  The roof keeps out water.  When it fails, water damage occurs, and repair bills can run into the thousands of dollars.  A fly-by-night roofing company doesn’t have to worry about these sorts of consequences, because they wont be around for long enough to pay up. A few years ago we helped an elderly couple who had called one Calgary roofing company to do minor repairs on their tile roof.  This roofing company was a referral from a neighbor, so the couple didn’t do any more research.  The roofing company owner showed up and did some “repairs”.  In the process he cracked several roofing tiles.  A torrential downpour of rain ensued shortly… Read more…

Calgary Roofer Of The Week – Alex Karras

This week’s Calgary Roofer Of The Week is Alex Karras.  Alex is 24 years old and has been Roofing in Calgary for over three years.  He moved from California to Calgary in 2010 for the sole purpose or working for Done Right Roofing.  He previously worked in construction and tile roofing for his father while in California. The first thing Alex realized about being a roofer in Calgary is that it’s nothing like California! Some Major difference in being a California Roofer and being a Calgary Roofer are: The weather!  Being a Calgary roofer required constant knowledge of the weather.  One minute may be sunny in Calgary but the next minute it’s raining.  One day it may be -10 in Calgary but the next day it’s +2.  For a Calgary Roofer the weather determines not only if you can work, but also how the roof will be executed in order… Read more…