May 2013


Highly reflective 

MRCA conducts a field study of highly reflective polymer-modified bitumen roof membranes.

A sustainable system 

Roofing professionals discuss their experiences with the new RoofPoint™ program.

Becoming captive  4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars

Many large and midsized roofing contracting companies are choosing captive programs over traditional insurance.

Being an additional insured 

Becoming an additional insured can help when you need to recover directly from an insurance carrier for another party's negligence.

Gothic revival in the South 

CopperWorks Corp. and Ornametals Manufacturing LLC install copper roof systems on the Church of the Nativity in Huntsville, Ala.


NRCA India begins to make its mark.

Tech Today 
NRCA is concerned with Underwriters Laboratories Inc.'s revisions to its standard for evaluating fire classification of photovoltaic modules and panels.

Capitol Hill 
Budget resolutions proposed by the House and Senate reflect broad disagreements regarding how to address budget deficits.

As I was saying … 
For many customers, a roofing contractor's commitment to safety is as important as the quality of roof system installation.