Privacy policy

Professional Roofing is committed to protecting the privacy of our members and Web-site users. To maintain efficient service while respecting the privacy of visitors to Professional Roofing's Web site, Professional Roofing has posted the following privacy policy.

Collection and Use of Information

We will collect personally identifiable information you provide to us, including but not limited to your name, employer's name, address, telephone and fax numbers, and e-mail address. Professional Roofing may use and store such information to notify you of official Professional Roofing business, provide a product or service you requested, secure your membership status, evaluate member and prospective member needs and interests, and alert you of Professional Roofing news, activities, services and benefits. Personally identifiable information will be collected only for the purposes of processing a credit card when ordering a product; submitting registration information for an educational program; and completing a membership application. Contact information from inquiries received by Professional Roofing may be shared with members to provide a service, satisfy a question or develop a prospective business relationship. This information only will be collected when an inquiry is sent through Professional Roofing's Web site. From time to time, Professional Roofing may rent, sell or share lists that include member names and company addresses with a third party.

Professional Roofing reserves the right to perform statistical analyses of user behavior and characteristics to measure interest in and use of the various areas of its Web site and inform advertisers of such information, as well as the number of users that have been exposed to or clicked on their advertising banners. Professional Roofing will provide only aggregated data from these analyses to third parties.

Registration and Order Forms

To attend events, meetings, conferences and request products, you may be required to fill out a registration or order form and provide personally identifiable information that Professional Roofing will use to process your registration or order. In addition, your name and information may appear on registration or attendee lists distributed at Professional Roofing events, meetings and conferences to other attendees and third parties.

Data Security

Online registration and information such as credit card numbers will be secured using a commercially accepted method of encryption. However, though we employ reasonable security measures to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of the information sent over our Web site, please be aware that no method of electronic transmission is completely infallible, and we cannot guarantee its absolute safety.


Professional Roofing uses cookies to enhance your visit to our Web site. Cookies are pieces of stored information used to provide smoother navigation throughout the Web site, such as a saved password and allow Professional Roofing to assess the effectiveness of our Web site. You have the option of setting your computer to disable cookies or alert you when cookies are being used. If you choose to disable cookies, please be aware that portions of the Professional Roofing Web site may not function properly on your computer.

Links to Other Web sites

Professional Roofing offers links to other Web sites. Once you leave and link to another Web site, you are subject to the privacy policy of that Web site. Please note Professional Roofing is not responsible for the privacy policies of these other sites and hereby disclaims any liability or responsibility in connection with such linked sites.

Children's Privacy

Professional Roofing does not market its products or services to children. We do not knowingly collect information from Web site users less than 18 years of age.

Updating Personal Information

At any time, you may contact Professional Roofing by clicking here or contacting us via mail, telephone, fax or e-mail to review, correct or update your personally identifiable information and to opt-in to or opt-out of any service. We will provide opt-in and opt-out opportunities as applicable to the service or product being offered.

Changes to Privacy Policy

Professional Roofing reserves the right to make changes to this privacy policy without advanced notice. The revised policy will be posted online and is effective immediately.

Acceptance of Our Privacy Policy Terms

Using the Professional Roofing Web site indicates your acceptance of our privacy policy. Your continued visits to the Professional Roofing Web site after changes are posted to this policy will signify your acceptance of those changes.

Privacy Policy Contact Information

Please direct question pertaining to the Professional Roofing privacy policy to:

Professional Roofing
10255 W. Higgins Road
Suite 600
Rosemont, IL 60018-5607
Telephone: (847) 299-9070
Fax: (847) 299-1183

Professional Roofing's Web Site/Listserv/Discussion Forum Rules of Use

To keep Professional Roofing's Web site, listservs and discussion forums attractive and useful for all users, Professional Roofing requires all users to adhere to the following rules:

  1. Respect other visitors to this site and subscribers to listservs and discussion forums. Feel free to express yourself, but do not do anything to injure or harm others. Users are expected to exercise common sense and courtesy in the messages they transmit from this site. Defamatory, obscene and other offensive communications are not acceptable forms of communication over this site and could lead to liability for those engaging in such improper communication.

  2. Do not use Professional Roofing's Web site, listservs or discussion forums to conduct activities that may be illegal. Professional Roofing's Web site, its listservs and discussion forums may not be used to encourage anything to do with illegal drugs, gambling, pornography, prostitution, child pornography, robbery, spreading computer viruses, cracking into private computer forums, software infringement, trafficking in credit card codes or other crimes.

  3. Do not use Professional Roofing's Web site, listservs or discussion forums to defame or disparage any members of Professional Roofing or any other individuals.

  4. Do not use Professional Roofing's Web site, listservs or discussion forums to communicate with competitors about prices or terms of service or otherwise communicate in a way that may provide the basis for an inference that users agreed to take any action relating to prices, services, production, allocation of markets or any other matter having a market effect. Be sensitive to other matters that may raise particular antitrust concern including membership restrictions, codes of ethics, product standardization and/or certification. The same rules against illegal agreements in restraint of trade that apply at members' meetings apply to communications on this site.

  5. Do not upload or distribute files subject to trademark, copyright or other proprietary rights except with the express consent of the owner of the rights.

  6. Respect the security of this Web site. Do not attempt to gain access to areas private to Professional Roofing or its members.

  7. This site may not be used in a manner that violates the bylaws or any other policies, procedures, rules or regulations of Professional Roofing.

  8. Information posted on this site, the listservs and discussion forums will not be treated as confidential. In fact, because this site's communications may be downloaded without the knowledge of the sender(s), users should use care when posting or sending communications. Responses to discussion topics are not to be relied on as professional opinions or advice. Professional Roofing may monitor information on the listservs and discussion forums and retains the right to remove posted messages that it believes are not in the best interests of Professional Roofing.

  9. Professional Roofing reserves the right to modify or change the rules as it determines from time-to-time in the best interests of Professional Roofing.

Legal Notices


All materials and information posted on Professional Roofing's Web site are the property of Professional Roofing, whether or not a copyright notice appears on the screen displaying the information. Users of Professional Roofing's Web site may save and use information contained therein only for personal use. No other use, including reproduction, retransmission or editing of the information and materials posted on Professional Roofing's Web site may be made without the prior written permission of Professional Roofing. Permission may be requested by contacting Professional Roofing's headquarters.


The names, trademarks, service marks and logos of Professional Roofing may not be used in any manner without Professional Roofing's prior written consent.

Links to Third-party Sites

Links or pointers on Professional Roofing's Web site to other Internet sites are provided as a courtesy only, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Professional Roofing of the site, the individual or organization sponsoring the site or any product, service or organization referenced on the site. Linked sites (those sites with an address that does not contain "") are not under the control of Professional Roofing and Professional Roofing is not responsible for the contents of any linked site or of any link contained within a linked site or for any changes or updates to such sites.

Limitation of Liability

In no event shall Professional Roofing or any of its affiliates or the officers, directors, employees, members or agents of each of them be liable for any damages of any kind, including without limitation any special, incidental, indirect or consequential damages whether or not advised of the possibility of such damages and on any theory of liability whatsoever arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of Professional Roofing's Web site or listservs.


Professional Roofing is providing information and services on this Web site as a benefit and service to readers. Professional Roofing makes no warranty, guarantee or representation as to the accuracy or sufficiency of the information posted on the Web site, and Professional Roofing assumes no responsibility or liability regarding the use or misuse of such information. Professional Roofing makes no representations about the suitability of this information and these services for any purpose. Unless specifically stated otherwise, Professional Roofing does not endorse, approve, recommend or certify any information, product, process, service or organization presented or mentioned on Professional Roofing's Web site, and information from the Web site should not be referenced in any way to imply such approval or endorsement. Professional Roofing expressly disclaims any and all liability or responsibility for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or other damages arising out of any individual's use of, reference to, reliance on or inability to use Professional Roofing's Web site or the information presented on the site.