One Simple Way to Improve Residential Roofing Safety

With spring here, roofing contractors are preparing for the rush of jobs that comes with the warmer weather. But before climbing up onto prospective customers’ roofs, contractors should keep a few things in mind about residential roofing safety. Homeowners need to make decisions quickly when it comes to roof repairsRead More

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Going Green 2k17: Tips for Selling Solar in the New Year

“Going green” is a phrase we hear a lot these days. When it comes to the awesome power of solar energy, in particular, it’s no wonder so many people care about being environmentally friendly. By the end of 2016, Americans had installed more than 31 gigawatts of solar electric capacityRead More

Solar panels: they do more than just look pretty.

3 Types of Homeowners You Might Meet at a Home Show

The winter months can be slow for roofing contractors, who do most of their work outdoors. But that’s no reason to let the flow of business prospects slow down. During this time of year, many contractors attend home shows and other expos in their regions to let homeowners know aboutRead More

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How to Stay Prepared for Winter Roofing Emergencies

A winter storm blows through your region and leaves neighborhoods buried under layers of snow. Soon enough, the calls come in from homeowners with winter roofing emergencies. As a construction professional, you know what to expect when a blizzard hits. Heavy snow and ice can cause leaks and destroy gutter systems,Read More

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One Simple Profit-Boosting Solution for Contractors

The Contractor’s Dilemma For many contractors, performing a roofing estimate means spending hours on a potential job site to measure the roof and sketch it out. But that’s time that could be spent visiting more customers – and since time is money, that’s also a loss of sales and profit.Read More

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Creating a Fall To-Do List? Don’t Forget About Gutter Cleaning

Fall has arrived, and for most homeowners that means it’s almost time to clean the gutters. Gutters are an essential part of a roofing system and are designed to keep buildings dry even during heavy rain or snow. Without adequate gutters, however, a home’s roof, siding, and foundation are proneRead More

These leaves may look pretty, but the problems they cause aren’t!

‘What the Hail?’ Part 2: Repairing Hailstorm Damage

Last week we discussed the effects of hail in terms of property damage and insurance claims. Hailstorms can result in millions of dollars in damage to homes and commercial properties, and they are hazardous to vehicles left outside. While the costs associated with hailstorm damage are covered by most insuranceRead More

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Easy Does It With Our New Residential Blueprint Takeoffs

On a daily basis you deal with stress on the job caused by a variety of factors including the weather, job planning, crew scheduling and closing sales. One thing you shouldn’t have to stress over is deciphering blueprints and converting them into roof measurements. Blueprints can be chaotic to read,Read More

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EagleView Technologies Introduces Residential Blueprint Takeoffs

(BOTHELL, Wash., Feb 17, 2016) – EagleView Technologies, a leading technology provider of aerial imagery, data analytics and GIS solutions, today announced it now offers its industry-leading 3D PremiumReport™ derived from residential blueprints. Contractors, builders and distributors can simply upload the plans during the ordering process to receive accurate roofRead More

From the field: QuickSquares™ is a Game Changer

As a roofing contractor in Pleasantville, NY, Perry Verrone, owner of Perry’s Roofing LLC, is known for delivering high-quality roofing installations.  “We offer a five-year warranty on labor and a lifetime warranty on shingles. We work six days a week, and offer roof repair services for shingle, slate, Spanish tile andRead More