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A Christmas Message From Our President

December 13, 2017 | Filed under: Newsletter Articles

Christmas 2017

Even though it was over 19 years ago, I remember it like it was yesterday. And, every time I think about it, it sends a chill down my spine and brings tears to my eyes. Just a few minutes after our son was born, a nurse handed him to me – his very proud dad…. read more

The Skilled Labor Shortage and Your Roof

November 15, 2017 | Filed under: Newsletter Articles

help wanted aign

Low unemployment rates. Help wanted signs just about everywhere you go. Things are going pretty well in many respects on the nation’s job scene these days. However, there is one thing looming that will have a serious impact on you when you re-roof your home: the shortage of skilled trades professionals. It is the lucky… read more

Roof Weight: Discover What’s Weighing You Down

October 10, 2017 | Filed under: Buying A New Roof Videos , Newsletter Articles , Research

roof weight graphic

Here is  something of considerable substance: the weight of your home’s roof. How much do different roofing materials weigh? How does roof weight affect your home’s energy efficiency, value, and other things? Read on as we address those questions and more. Your Current Roof It’s important to understand your current roof system. Things you must… read more

Metal Roofing and Wind Resistance

October 6, 2017 | Filed under: Newsletter Articles , Research , Wind Resistance

wind resistance, trees blowing in a storm

A quality installation of a quality metal roof, with wind resistance, could have made a difference during the horrific hurricanes and tropical storms of 2017 which impacted and displaced thousands of people. As a company, we worked with local contractors and agencies to support rebuilding efforts in the affected areas. Read All About Hurricanes and… read more

Color: Getting It Right For Your Roof

August 13, 2017 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof , Homeowner Tips , Newsletter Articles

Roof Color

Here is some information on the most exciting portion of buying a new roof: choosing the color. Color can impact home value and energy efficiency. As you begin your roof investigation, you will quickly discover many types of roofing available today, but each type comes in many colors. However, what can be more exciting than… read more

Roof Geometry

July 16, 2017 | Filed under: Newsletter Articles

roof geometry

We continue to take a look at factors that affect roof performance by discussing roof geometry: how the shape of your roof impacts your roofing decisions. We will focus on 3 primary areas: Roof Pitch, Roof Design, and Features Of Your Roof. As you read, we encourage you to refer to our online Glossary of Roofing… read more