Polyglass self-adhered

Project Profile: Joseph Caleb Daycare Center Uses Polyglass Self-adhered System

The Miami, Florida early childhood education center gets a new Polyglass self-adhered, modified bitumen roof system. The existing roof on Joseph Caleb Daycare, an early childhood education center located in Miami, Florida, was failing and needed to be replaced. The building owner wanted an ENERGY STAR®-rated solution that would also comply with the south Florida… Read More

StealthBond©

Be a Winner with StealthBond©

Teresa Wakefield is the Winner of a Yeti Rambler from StealthBond© – enter for your chance to win. RoofersCoffeeShop.com is very excited to announce that Teresa Wakefield of Guaranteed Roofing and Construction is the winner of the StealthBond® “Win a Yeti® Rambler” contest.  Teresa Wakefield is co-owner and office manager of Guaranteed Roofing and Construction… Read More

service department

R.H. Marcon, Inc. Streamlines Its Service Department after Implementing FCS

The company was able to increase efficiencies and grow their department after making the transition to FCS. In business since 1981, R.H. Marcon, Inc. is a commercial roofing company located in State College, Pennsylvania.  Anthony Marcon joined the family business, started by his father Raymond, after graduating from college in 2011. Together with current company… Read More

Technology

ACS Finds Organizational and Operational Success with FCS’s Technology

The company was able to leverage technology from FCS to differentiate their business  ACS Commercial Roofing and Waterproofing, headquartered in Johnson City, Tennessee, specializes in servicing commercial roofs with single ply, fluid applied, maintenance and consulting throughout a seven-state area. In business for close to three years, the company sees a lot of competition from… Read More

iRoofing App

What do Contractors Love About the iRoofing App?

The iRoofing App is fast becoming a favorite tool for roofing contractors and one they rely on to run their business. Anthony Lombardo, of Lombardo Construction and 800-Roof-Plus says that by using iRoofing he saves time and has his measurements ready before he even gets to the customer’s house. Here is what he had to… Read More

pv solar

A Revitalized Solar Roof for San Francisco’s Davies Symphony Hall

The new solar roof presented unique challenges including addressing insulation moisture issues and working around the symphony’s busy rehearsal schedule. In a perfect world, the architect designs a building and the contractor builds it, accurately and on time, with all the skilled labor necessary. In the real world, the supply of skilled construction labor ebbs… Read More

reputation

Building a Reputation

Roofing company relies on reviews, referrals for best business reputation Mike Redman, president of Home Value Restoration, doesn’t accept down payments from customers. Some contractors might call him crazy, but he says he wants homeowners to be 100 percent satisfied before he receives payment. Redman will even offer a payment plan if a customer can’t… Read More

prefabricated flashings

Prefabricated Flashings Deliver Higher Quality than Those Made in the Field

Contractors need to consider all the advantages that come with using prefabricated flashings rather than field-made ones. Flashing in the field, on the jobsite, can run the risk of faulty seams, transfer of dirt and can actually add to time spent on the roof because of having to deal with cleanup and scraps. Acme Cone… Read More

Dealers Agree on Gutter Helmet® as Top Performer

Why do these roofing professionals and dealers feel that Gutter Helmet® is the top performer? The roofing industry has seen many gutter products come and go with each making various claims of performance.  “We have been a Gutter Helmet® dealer since 1991 and consider Gutter Helmet® to be the premier gutter protection system in America,… Read More

DECRA roof in Canada

DECRA® Roof in Canada is an Ageless Beauty

Nearly 40 years after the original installation, this DECRA roof in Canada has withstood the test of time. The true test for roofing materials is that of time. In Ottawa, Canada, time has proven no match for the performance and longevity of a DECRA Roofing System. Charles Lortie, building owner and roofing contractor, put the… Read More