August 1, 2021
Business

Scammers targeting folks through ‘free’ roof inspections

The City of Waukee says many residents have reported phone calls from roof repair companies offering free inspections. Here’s what the BBB wants you to look out for.

WAUKEE, Iowa — A Facebook post from the City of Waukee Tuesday says residents have reported receiving phone calls from roof repair companies offering free inspections, but these calls were likely scammers. 

The Better Business Bureau says roofing scams become more common as warmer weather and summer storms settle in. Back in March, the BBB reported it had already received reports of shady “free” roof inspections. 

The scam is simple— a person may receive a call or find a person claiming to represent a roofing company standing on…

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