5 Ways Roofing Contractors Can Make More Money in 2018 

The forecast for roofing contractors is at an all-time high. By Michelle Mittelman, AccuLynx.  2017 was a good year: the roofing and exterior contracting industries have seen steady growth, and according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, “Employment of roofers is projected to grow 11% from 2016 to 2026, faster than the average for all occupations. Most of the demand… Read More

NRCA Roofing Manual

The latest volume of the NRCA roofing manual now is available! 

The NRCA Roofing Manual: Architectural Metal Flashing and Condensation and Air Leakage Control—2018 is available in the NRCA Bookstore.  This volume of the manual provides information about the design, materials and installation techniques applicable to architectural sheet-metal components. It also includes background information regarding moisture and air leakage issues in buildings, such as ventilation for… Read More

winning more jobs

Winning More Jobs and Closing Them Faster Can Be Easier Than You Thought 

You’ll surprise and impress your prospects and customers, winning more jobs, by delivering professional, comprehensive inspection reports moments after the inspection is performed.   By FCS Roofing Software.  With a few improvements to your process, you can secure your spot and beat the competition.  Create a Template Having a template for your Inspection Reports allows you… Read More

Construction Software

How to Get Your Field Teams on Board with Construction Software

Follow these five tips to help get your team on board with using a new construction software. By Luke Hansen, CompanyCam CEO. According to JBKnowledge’s 2015 Construction Technology survey, construction companies spend less than 1% of corporate revenue on technology. Out of 19 industries, construction allocates the least amount of revenue — by 60% or… Read More

free webinar

Free Webinar: “Software to Help Manage & Grow Your Roofing Business”

Learn how this simple software application can help you run your roofing business in this free webinar. Join AccuLynx for this free webinar to learn how they can help you streamline your processes and grow your profits. AccuLynx has all the tools you need to manage everything from initial lead to production to final billing…. Read More

Western Colloid

Western Colloid Rose to the Challenge on the 200-foot Tall Molina Tower 

Five years after the initial installation, the Western Colloid system is standing up to the salty climate and winds.   In 2013, the twin Molina Towers, located in the Long Beach Harbor district in Southern California, needed to do something about its severely aging roof. After much evaluation, a Western Colloid system was specified and installed… Read More

construction technology

How to get workers to embrace construction technology – Part 2

From project management software to cloud, innovation in construction technology is allowing contractors to do more each day. By Cotney Construction Law. The emergence of new technology figures prominently in all industries, construction is no different. The construction industry is booming with more work than contractors can handle and not as many resources as needed…. Read More

RoofersCoffeeShop.com Welcomes Followup CRM

Followup CRM helps contractors spend less time bidding on projects and more time on building their business. RoofersCoffeeShop.com, the place where the industry meets for technology, information and everyday business is pleased to welcome Followup CRM. Followup CRM is a is a cloud-based CRM software made for construction contractors by construction contractors. The software platform… Read More