For as long as people have been walking the earth, there have been con artists among us. These people prey upon the trusting nature of those who are in need of a service or are willing to help. By knowing what to look for, you can protect yourself against falling for the ploys enacted by these criminals.
The Chicago office of the Better Business Bureau recently published an information piece entitled Protect Yourself from Springtime Scams. In it, they list the three most prevalent scams orchestrated by con-artists in the spring season. These include:
Be sure to read the full article to learn how to avoid falling for one of these nefarious scams.
If hail or other weather-related events have damaged your roof, it is always best to call contracting companies directly, rather than accepting offers from door-to-door salespeople. You will want to be certain that you are dealing with an established, local company such as Baltic Home Improvements so that you can research their standing with the Better Business Bureau and Angie’s List before agreeing to give them your hard-earned money.
Be sure to contact us with all of your roofing needs. We will be happy to provide you with information, an assessment of your damage and an obligation-free quote for our services. If the damage is covered by your home insurance, we also offer claims assistance to make the process as easy as possible for you. Learn more by contacting us today.
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