Hump Day Headlines: Google, Instagram and Click-to-call

By Art Unlimited. Today we’re going to be talking about some Google reviews gone missing, how Instagram is making some serious bank, and what’s happening with click-to call-in your new Google posts. You can either watch the video or read the transcript below. Plan to join us live each Wednesday on Facebook. Google Reviews Gone… Read More

Failing Roof

Failing Roof Brings Community Together

By Karen L. Edwards, RCS Editor. The North Carolina family has been fighting cancer and unable to afford to replace their aging, 40-year old failing roof. A recent article in The News Herald detailed how one community came together to replace the roof on Rev. Danny Townsend and his wife Michelle’s roof. Michelle has been battling… Read More

Tadlock Roofing helps combat food insecurity in Leon County, Florida

The closing of two supermarkets in Northwest Tallahassee are being blamed for leaving thousands of residents with no nearby source of healthy foods. According to Second Harvest of the Big Bend, Leon County ranks third for food insecurity of Florida’s 67 counties, and “It’s only getting worse,” says Rick Minor, executive director of Second Harvest…. Read More

Roofing Day in D.C.

Save the date for Roofing Day in D.C. 2019!

Join NRCA to take over Capitol Hill for Roofing Day in D.C. April 3 – 4, 2019. The purpose of the Roofing Day in D.C. is to bring the roofing industry together to meet with members of Congress and their staffs and deliver the industry’s message with “one voice.” On March 6-7, the roofing industry… Read More

Roofers Adopt Aerial Maps to Expand Their Business

By Tony Agresta, Nearmap. As competition heats up, roofing contractors have found new ways to build their business. Aerial maps are being used to generate leads, estimate with accuracy, quote and win business faster. This post summarizes the role aerial maps play in roofing, the accuracy of aerial mapping and the various forms of aerial… Read More

medical center trusts FiberTite

Medical Center Chooses FiberTite over TPO Roofing

Florida medical center trusts FiberTite to protect their facility. Maintaining the building envelope is essential to the success of a facility with critical interior space.  Facilities Managers for hospitals and medical centers need to be on top of the building envelope integrity so patients and valuable assets are protected. The roof is a very important… Read More

static electricity

WSRCA Informational Bulletin 2018-II-2: Static Electricity and Roofing Adhesive Fire Risk

WSRCA’s Industry Issues Committee is responding to reports from Member Contractors in the Western U.S. by preparing the following Information Bulletin regarding on-roof fires that have been caused by static electrical sparks during the application of single-ply membrane roofing using solvent-based adhesive. Solvent-based adhesives may release fumes when their pails/containers are open and during application… Read More

alternative roofing

Fire and Rain

By Duro-Last Roofing. How Alternative Roofing Systems, Inc. protected Travis Industries’ “House of Fire” from Washington’s heavy precipitation. Travis Industries is known for manufacturing state-of-the-art fireplaces and woodstoves that can be found in homes, hotels and businesses throughout the United States, Canada, and Australia. Their Lopi™, Fireplace Xtrordinair™, DaVinci Custom Fireplaces™ and Tempest Torch™ models… Read More

technology solutions

Roofing Technology Think Tank Launches Technology Solutions Directory  

The directory functions as a one-stop shop for technology solutions specific to the roofing industry. Dallas, Texas – Roofing Technology Think Tank (RT3), a group of progressive roofing professionals focused on technology solutions for the roofing industry, announced that it has launched a  technology solutions directory The online technology solutions directory is a resource for the roofing industry… Read More

attorney primarily focused on construction law.

Cotney Construction Law Welcomes Partner J. Derek Kantaskas

As a litigator, Derek brings over ten years of experience as an attorney primarily focused on construction law. Tampa, Florida – Cotney Construction Law, LLP, a leading national law firm for construction, specialty trades, and OSHA law, is pleased to announce the addition of Derek Kantaskas as a partner at their firm. As a litigator,… Read More