July 2013


Collaborating with consultants 

An NRCA panel held during the 2013 International Roofing Expo® discussed the relationships between roofing contractors and roof consultants.

Endangered history  5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars

Stonebrook Roofing Inc. renovates the historical Mead building in Yankton, S.D.

Elevating roofing quality 

SPRI's role in the roofing industry has significantly expanded since its creation in 1984.

A considerable loss 

Implementing automobile risk-management controls can help better protect your company against large financial losses.

Prepare for compliance  5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act's primary provisions go into effect Jan. 1, 2014, and will directly affect you and your employees.

The un-cool consequences of cool roofing  4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars

Reflective roof systems are not a quick fix for climate change and energy savings.


CNNMoney's State of Small Business report provides insight.

Tech Today 
ICC Evaluation Service LLC has developed guidelines for evaluating alternative asphalt shingles.

Capitol Hill 
NRCA and the Coalition for a Democratic Workplace have challenged National Labor Relations Board initiatives and appointments.

As I was saying … 
The Roofing Industry Alliance for Progress has become a powerful force in the roofing industry.