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Expert Advice on Roofing and Roof Repair: with Sandra Heintzelman of Heintzelman Construction & Roofing

By Sandra Heintzelman

Tell us a little bit about your experience, company history and the services you offer.

Heintzelman Construction & Roofing has been in business for over 20 years and are Locally Owned and Operated. We are fully licensed/certified with the State of Oklahoma Construction Industries Board and fully insured. We have an "A" rating with the BBB and are a good standing member with the Oklahoma Construction Industries Board and Oklahoma Roofing Association.

We, Heintzelman Construction & Roofing, are a commercial and residential roofer/contractor. We do everything from repairs, to basic remodeling, to in depth complete remodels to completely building homes/business from the ground up. Some of our work includes: the add on to bar area to Old Germany Restaurant in Choctaw as well as made repairs to existing restaurant, transformed the bare shell building known as the Cherry Center in Midwest into several business offices which included walls, sheetrock, paint, air conditioning, plumbing, electrical, windows, etc., gutted the old Enterprise Car Rental building on I-240 and Shields and completely remodeled (including modifications to outside wall for new windows, added and removed walls, re-wired electric, added tile floors, added carpet, moved plumbing, re-paved parking lot) into a used car showroom including parking area and signage into what is now Byford Used Auto Sales car lot, performed basic remodeling to parts of the Oklahoma City Country Club, have built several homes, completed several bathroom remodels, kitchen remodels, add on gazebos, add on car ports, built decking, fences, and done basic repairs needed to sell a house for several local realtors as well as individuals.

What's one of the biggest challenges that homeowners face when it comes to their roofs?

People need to find a reputable, dependable and local roofer that will stand behind their work and we do!

What are the most popular roofing materials you install and how long does the process take from start to finish?

We use GAF/ELK Roofing materials. Depending on the roof size, pitch, and type of shingle you choose will determine the cost of your roof. We use high grade materials and have licensed contractors that work in all aspects of completing our jobs. We give free estimates on timing of job completion as well as costs associated with completion of job.

What are some important things a homeowner should consider before hiring a roofing contractor?

People should look for a local roofer/contractor that is local, licensed, insured and has a valid CIB License number.

Can you explain the typical length of a roof warranty and what it should cover?

A typical Roof warranty comes with a 25-30 year manufacturers shingle warranty and we give a 3 year labor warranty (unless there is major weather event which causes damage) typically if there is an issue it will be within the first year. We do free roof estimates, remodels estimates, repair estimates, etc. We are reliable in that when the storm passes we will still be locally owned and operated. We warranty our work and stand behind it

What advice would you give someone who's in a situation where they need an emergency roof repair because of a leak or dry rot?

If you have an emergency, make the call as soon as possible to lessen the damage and issues with the roof (home or business) and call your insurance to get the claim started. We will also work with your adjuster if necessary.

What's the best way for people to reach you and your company?

We can be contacted by phone 405-620-7122 (Darryl-owner), email- darrylheintzelman@yahoo.com or fax 405-604-5281

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