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8.8 10 (32 reviews)

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maryke.roest
maryke.roest
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

new roof

We are very satisfied with the work done by E.W. Smith Roofing. The company's working crew was professional. They were quite capable of putting a replacement roof on a very steep three storey home and a small flat roof.

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Douglas Lister in Toronto
Douglas Lister in Toronto
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

Re-Shingle roof

First used E.W. Smith to put a new roof over my front porch. Did an excellent job at a reasonable price.The 2nd job was re-shingling my Peak roof. There was more damage than first thought, but it only cost an additional 580.00 but the job was professionally done and they cleaned up the job site as well.

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Company Response

We take care of our clients. We want to give both excellent
Service and work.

Private User
Private User
Private User reviews Toronto, ON
4/10

Searching for a leak

About a quarter of the roof needed to be repaired and shingled but apparently the leak was not a roofing problem. The date to start work was changed two times the night before and the amount of shingle required was underestimated so another day was required. The men doing the work were pleasant and knowledgeable but I was not happy with the price I was charged and the fact that the problem did not get resolved.

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Company Response

The section of roof needed to be done. It was essential to know that no water was coming through the shingles Shingles badly deteriorated. One of the men stepped on a roof board and foot went through. The board was fixed. The price was fair and the fact we needed additional shingles if correctly calculated at the beginning that would have added another few hundred to the cost. But was not.
The customer is correct in that we were not able to fix her bathroom exhaust vent problem from a previous contractor who installed it,!as it will need a mason to fix and I mistakenly thought there was access from the roof.
40.00 for wood replacement and another 60.00 (cost of roof exhaust vent)were taken off the bill .

Lynn in Toronto
Lynn in Toronto
5 reviews Mississauga, ON
10/10

Honesty Is The Best Policy. Buyer Beware!

I had a leak in my ceiling. I called in four highly rated roofing companies from Homestars. Three of them told me the roof was in bad shape and need to be replaced. They had zero interest in fixing the leak unless I gave them a deposit for a new roof. One company said my roof was not in bad shape. The prices ranged from 6500 to 14,000. I was confused.
E.W. Smith was recommended to me by a gentleman who will be replacing my chimney and repairing my fireplace flue.
Earl, the owner, came over and after thoroughly inspecting the roof told me it was in pretty good shape. He felt I could get a few more years out of it. They promptly came and fixed up the roof by replacing a vent, flashings and nailing down loose tiles for less than a quote from a fix a leak company I had previously called. Earl even showed up to supervise this small job. I highly recommend Earl and his company.

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Company Response

Thank you. I do care about every job we do. Certainly to be honest with my inspection always.

Peter A
Peter A
11 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Great service

I called the big name companies at first because I 'thought' they must be the best. They didn't even bother to return my call because my small repair was a waste of their time. That's just rude and terrible customer service.

I saw E.W. Smith's company van on my street and called them. I received a reply call very promptly and they completed the task that very day! They provided fantastic customer service and their price was very reasonable. No question they will have my business going forward when I need a larger job completed.

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Company Response

We were very happy to give Peter such swift service.
Our clients are important to us.
Thank you
Earl Smith
E W Smith Roofing

Pea in Toronto
Pea in Toronto
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

Roofing job

  E.W. SMITH Roofing
416-467-7663
302 Carlaw Ave. Unit 103
Toronto
ON
M4M3L1
CANADA

Called Earl on Friday, Saturday he came to take a look, gave us a quote, we signed the contract. Monday his (great) guys came and did the job fast, clean and well. Price was very reasonable. Definitely will use this company again and definitely would recommend it.

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RG from Toronto
RG from Toronto
5 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

New Roof

After checking with several roofers, I hired Earl's company based on the reasonable price and the professional assessment and advice. Earl's team did a great job in removing and replacing the flat and shingled roof, installing a beautiful new skylight and updating the flashing, fascia and eavestroughing. The crew kept the site very tidy and clean and finished the project in a timely way despite the brutal heat. I highly recommend EW Smith for anyone who needs work on their roof.

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Ryan M.
Ryan M.
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

Flat Roof

Did a nice job removing the old flat roof (approx. 200 sq. ft. )on the rear portion of my residence and replacing it. Put in insulation and even came back the following day to hook up exhaust fan from the room below. Excellent work, very reliable and able to meet specifications.

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SP in North York
SP in North York
3 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Flat Roof with mansard style shingles replacement

Recently, we had a significant leak in our 20yr flat roof. I researched various roofing companies, many wouldn't work on flat roofs and others didn't have timely follow-up. I was referred to Earl's family owned company, E.W. Smith Roofing by a friend who also had been referred to Earl's company and was very satisfied with their work. Earl is a professional roofer, a gentleman, responded immediately to any calls /concerns raised and was a pleasure to work with. His team were friendly, insured and trained; this is especially important, as flat roof replacement can result in fires due to the torquing of the rubber to the roof, if not done by knowledgeable roofers. The work included full replacement of flat roof and mansard wall/shingles, skylight, breather vents, and additional insulation to bring it up to R52 with a 5 year workmanship warranty. Good clean up and debris removal and no fires!!! I would highly recommend E.W.Smith Roofing to anyone looking for roof repair and/or replacement work. Thanks Earl!

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M.
M.
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

New shingle roof

It was a pleasure dealing with E. Smith. The crew did a great job on a roof that is difficult to access, with minimal disruption to us, and left the place spotless.

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More about E.W. SMITH Roofing

Earl W. Smith has been roofing for over 32 years, and established E.W. Smith Roofing in 1979 as a sole proprietorship. As the company expanded, Earl took on a partner - Raymond Mallet, who has over 20 years of roofing experience.

The goal at E. W. Smith Roofing is to provide roofing that is high quality and affordable, but with emphasis on making sure that the job is done right with the best customer service possible.

Services:

Shingles: Asphalt, Cedar, Slate
Flat Roofing: Modified bitman, Built up roofing/BUR/Tar & Gravel/Four Ply.

Eavestrough work: Aluminum, Galvanized steel, Copper, Soffit and Fascia

Chimney work

Skylights

Repairs: Emergency repairs, Small repairs to all types of roofs, Eaves cleaning, Leaf guards, De-icing cables, Snow & ice removal from roofs, Snow guards, Down pipe relocating/repair, Caulking, Animal damage, Chimney Screens, Tuckpointing, Small chimney repairs, Flashings, Vents, Leaky skylights, Garage roofs, Porch roofs, Cabana roofs, Temporary repairs

CATEGORIES
Roofing
WEBSITE
http://ewsmithroofing.com
YEAR ESTABLISHED
1979
NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES
0
PAYMENT METHOD
We accept all major credit cards, including: Visa, Master Card and American Express.
LICENSES
Metro License B1230
MEMBERSHIPS
Winner of the Consumers Choice Award: 2007-2010
LIABILITY INSURANCE
Yes
WORKERS COMPENSATION
Yes
WRITTEN CONTRACT
Yes
WARRANTY TERMS
Written Guarantee provided
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