Follow CBSDFW.COM: Facebook | Twitter
ARLINGTON (CBS11 NEWS) – For the first time in six months, there’s a lot of activity on Mary Burke’s mother’s roof in Arlington. She’s finally getting a new roof.
Back in April – her roof was damaged in a hail storm. She hired Jorge Garcia’s company “House of Tomorrow” also known as “Lampcorp” to repair the roof. It was going to cost her $7000 to $9000 for the roof and back patio. She gave him $1,800 up front and waited for the company to come fix it. But then the office shut down.
Steven Badger of the Zelle law firm has filed a class action lawsuit against “House Of Tomorrow”/ Lambcorp.
He told us he has about 50 other homeowners who, reached out after our report aired.
Paula Felix and her team at Aspenmark Roofing and Solar is working on the roof. She said she watched our story and wanted to help.
“Most people in our industry are good contractors,” she said.
Felix’s company is member of the North Texas Roofing Contractors Association.
“It’s a problem we have in our industry and I wanted to step up and help,” she told CBS11 News.
Mary is beyond grateful. “It’s amazing all the good people that have come out of a bad situation, she said.
“I love Consumer Justice. You guys are amazing, you have done so much for everyone,” Burke said.
CBS11 reached out to Jorge Garcia’s lawyer but we haven’t heard back from him.
(©2016 CBS Local Media, a division of CBS Radio Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)