September 2013


Roofing in the 11th hour 

GSM Roofing installs a metal roof system on St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Church in Jefferson, Pa.

Metal shingle facts 

Understanding the good and bad about metal shingles will help you choose the most suitable roof system for your project.


As sustainable building practices become more prevalent, metal roof systems are an energy-efficient option.

Moving materials 

OSHA's revised regulations have had a significant effect on material handling operations.

Unlicensed contracting 

Working in another state can expose you to significant liability.

A study with impact  5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars

A recent study was conducted to determine the role physical properties of fiberglass shingles play in hail resistance.


The CNA/NRCA Community Involvement Award once again offers contractors a way to give back more to their communities.

Tech Today 
Asphalts' flash-point and EVT values are changing in ways that may limit your ability to follow guidelines.

Capitol Hill 
NRCA continues to work with Congress to improve immigration reform legislation.

As I was saying … 
When it comes to energy and environmental improvements, decisions should be based on good science.