Headquartered in Herndon, Va., Beacon is a distributor of residential and non-residential roofing and complementary building products, and the company currently has more than 380 locations in 48 states and six Canadian provinces.
Allied is headquartered in East Rutherford, N.J., and distributes
The NYC 18-story co-op received a new Polyglass self-adhered, modified bitumen roof system as part of its renovation.
Located near Central Park in New York City, this 18-story co-op was renovated to include a new energy efficient 30-year roof system. General contractor Wayne Bellet Construction selected Polyglass’ self-adhered, modified bitumen roof system for the re-roof project. To ensure perfect installation, the crew closely monitored winter weather conditions and followed the product storage instructions. The multi-level 18,000 square-foot roof system was completed on schedule.
Project Requirements The building owner required a Cool Roof Solution to maximize the energy efficiency of the building. The capab
Industry associations promote the advancement of the roofing industry as a whole and offer valuable support for contractors.
Last month, A.C.T Metal Deck Supply enjoyed participating in the Chicago Roofing Contractors Association’s (CRCA) Annual Industry Golf Day. The company had a foursome of golfers participate and sponsored the beverage cart where they passed out peanut packs and free drinks to golfers.
A.C.T. Metal Deck Supply is proud to support the roofing industry’s various associations and encourages contractors to take advantage of the resources that membership provides. Members benefits from continuing education, from peer interaction and networking, from technical support and annual conferences to learn about new products and technologies in the
Angie’s List has added free educational webinars and is increasing their presence at industry events in order to talk one-on-one with roofing contractors.
Recently, Vickie Sharples had the good fortune to ask Angie Hicks, co-founder of Angie’s List, a few questions. We were curious to learn more about their new program changes and what advertising and marketing opportunities they had for the roofing community. She graciously reviewed some of the resources Angie’s List is offering with us.
Vickie: You are reaching out to the roofing community with a different program than you had in the past. This new program seems to give more contractors greater opportunities on Angie’s List. How is this new format different from other lead and referral companies?
The newly upgraded CH38-2 Cap Hammer has been fine tuned for durability and performance.
National Nail’s STINGER® brand, which celebrates its 10th anniversary in 2017 as a leading brand of fastening tools for roofing underlayment and house wraps, introduces the newly upgraded CH38-2 Cap Hammer, fine-tuned for durability and performance. The CH38-2 is an economical, non-pneumatic cap fastener that eliminates the hassle of hoses and compressors—which also improves safety. Best practice applications for the CH38-2 which features the holding power of a 1-inch cap, includes house wrap, rolled insulation, and roofing felt.
Edwards has extensive experience in marketing and writing for the roofing industry.
RoofersCoffeeShop.com, the place where the industry meets for technology, information and everyday business is pleased to welcome Karen Edwards to its team where she will serve as editor.
As editor, Karen will oversee all content on the site, develop editorial guidelines and work with contributors to ensure that visitors to RoofersCoffeeShop.com continue to receive informative and engaging news and information.
A frequent contributor to many industry publications, Karen has written articles for Roofing Contractor, Florida Roofing, Professional Roofing, Western Roofing and Midwest Roofer Magazines. She co-authored the boo
This month’s topic has been a subject of discussion for years around the RoofersCoffeeShop.com. Read this lively discussion on our Forum linked Here from 10 years ago and you will see this challenge is still relevant today. Many of today’s contractors started out doing work on the side so this a very important topic to address for your business.
Please follow along to see these great ideas and policies presented from our Roofing Influencers.
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Attention all public speakers – submit your proposal to speak at the Western Roofing Expo 2018 before November 15.
With the ever-increasing popularity of the Western Roofing Expo and its educational seminars & demos, WSRCA is making a call to all members: apply to teach a seminar at the upcoming Western Roofing Expo 2018 in Las Vegas! They believe the quality of their membership provides a valuable knowledge base to tap into, driving even more relevance and learning opportunities for attendees.
Use this link to access the “Call for Presentations” e-form. If you have a product or service appropriate for an audience of roofing contractors (averaging 65 attendees per seminar this