Reasons Roofs Should Be Inspected

Roofs are like tires. We only think of them when there’s a problem, and we only replace them when we have to. But, when we do maintain them regularly, we can extend their useful life. We also need to make sure that our roof receives the proper maintenance to increase its useful life. Guaranteeing roof [...]

By | 2017-11-30T19:04:23+00:00 November 30th, 2017|General|0 Comments

Which is Better – a Cool Roof or Green Roof?

When selecting a roof, there are many different options for roofing contractors, including thermoplastic, EPDM, metal, shingles, greens roofs and more. While each of these possesses its own advantages and disadvantages, cool roofs and green roofs present facility owners with great options. Cool roofs reflect sunlight and heat back into the atmosphere while green roofs help absorb [...]

By | 2017-11-30T19:09:56+00:00 November 30th, 2017|General|0 Comments

Quick Tips for Growing Your Roofing Business in 2017

2017 looks like it’s going to be good year for business owners, specifically contractors. According to a survey released by the Associated General Contractors of America, seventy-three percent of construction firms plan to expand their payrolls in 2017 as contractors expect private and public sector demand to grow in all market segments. The NFIB Small Business Survey also tells [...]

By | 2017-11-30T18:18:47+00:00 November 30th, 2017|General|0 Comments

Roof Maintenance Saves Money

Our roof, like our furnace and air conditioner, require regular maintenance to work at peak efficiency. To get the most out of our roof, a semi-annual inspection can save up to 45 per cent of the cost of a roof replacement and extend the life of your roof through corrective maintenance. Don’t wait for your home insurer [...]

By | 2017-11-28T18:45:27+00:00 November 28th, 2017|General|0 Comments

Roofing Contractors Need to Tell the ‘Good’ Stories During National Roofing Week

Bill Good arrived in Detroit the night before the National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA) Regional Summit and turned on the local television news just in time to catch an investigative piece on…wait for it…the local dishonest roofer who ripped off an old woman in a poor neighborhood. “We hear those stories all the time,” the NRCA president [...]

By | 2017-11-28T18:13:14+00:00 November 28th, 2017|General|0 Comments

Roofing Contractors Support U.S. Military Veterans Through Honor Flight

Whether connected to the U.S. military or not, there are many ways roofing contractors can and will continue to help veterans around the country. Cardinal Roofing in Florida is going above and beyond... literally. For the second straight year, the Valrico-based roofing company is joining forces with Southeastern Metals (SEMCO) to provide airfare and personal [...]

By | 2017-11-28T18:16:22+00:00 November 28th, 2017|General|0 Comments

Why use a flat roof?

      In the past, flat roofs have been seen as a roofing solution for commercial or industrial applications, and a number of popular misconceptions swirl around flat roofs for residential roofing solutions. Flat roofs can’t support ice and snow build up on the roof in the winter is the first of many misgivings held by homeowners. Building codes across [...]

By | 2017-11-28T19:18:01+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|General|0 Comments