Attic

Metal Roof Attic Ventilation

By Andy Swan, Roof Saver. What’s different about venting an attic beneath a metal roof? Obviously, the physics of air movement are the same as is the need to allow hot moist air to escape from the attic.  However, the solutions available are different. You still want to follow the 1:150 NFA ratio to ensure… Read More

Executive Director

RCMA APPOINTS NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

The Roof Coatings Manufacturers Association (RCMA) has appointed Dan Quinonez as its new Executive Director. Dan replaces Matt Coffindaffer, who leaves RCMA to pursue his professional interests in business sales. Dan was RCMA’s General Manager this past year helping to guide the association’s meetings and committee activities. Quinonez has worked throughout the country in the… Read More

Construction

Construction academy exposes students to career opportunities in the trades

Faced with a labor shortage, the construction industry is trying to educate young people regarding careers in the trades. More than 500 Detroit-area high school students recently attended Sachse Construction’s third annual academy to learn about and connect with educational opportunities in construction, HVAC and other skilled trades, according to www.detroitnews.com. “For too many years… Read More

September

Top 5 Blogs on RCS for September 2018 – Labor is on Everyone’s Mind

By Karen L. Edwards, RCS Editor. Check out what’s trending on RoofersCoffeeShop.com this past month. We have to say we aren’t surprised that one of the most read articles last month was related to labor. It’s definitely a hot topic and shows that contractors are interested in learning more about how they can help reduce… Read More

How Would You Improve The RCS?

Now is your chance. Not to spoil the surprise but RoofersCoffeeShop.com has an entirely new website coming in December.  Before we finalize everything we need your feedback. We want to create an amazing user experience and although many updates have been made we want to make sure that you love the RCS as much as… Read More

HailPost

RoofersCoffeeShop® Welcomes HailPost

HailPost’s goal is to allow contractors to focus on their current job, while they focus on finding the next job. RoofersCoffeeShop, the place where the industry meets for technology, information and everyday business is pleased to welcome HailPost. This progressive direct marketing firm partners with contractors to provide direct mail pieces and distribution with the… Read More

wti

Committed to Culture

By Karen L. Edwards, RCS Editor. We had been hearing a lot about the culture at Tremco Inc. and WTI so we decided to take a deeper dive. After RoofersCoffeeShop® partner, Heidi Ellsworth visited Tremco and saw what was happening there, she came back and informed me that we really needed to write about what’s… Read More

Trimble

RoofersCoffeeShop® Welcomes Trimble

Trimble is focused on developing software and mobile application solutions for the roofing industry. RoofersCoffeeShop, the place where the industry meets for technology, information and everyday business is pleased to welcome Trimble, a leading technology company that continues to create products that help contractors grow their business.  Trimble is focused on developing software and mobile… Read More