April 2005


Racing the clock 

A Kraft Foods facility undergoes a complicated tear-off and installation.

Surveying the roofing market  5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars

NRCA's annual market survey addresses contractors' concerns and predictions for 2005.

Golden opportunities 

NRCA honors roofing contractors with Gold Circle Awards for outstanding contributions to the roofing industry.

Roofing's dirty secret  4.1 stars4.1 stars4.1 stars4.1 stars4.1 stars

A roof consultant addresses the often ignored topic of cleaning roof surfaces to maintain reflectivity.

An Orlando recap 

The teaming up of NRCA's 118th Annual Convention and the 2005 International Roofing Expo in Orlando was a success.


NRCA believes its convention was a success, but readers are urged to share their thoughts.


Capitol Hill 
Pro-taxpayer initiatives are at the forefront as tax reform and legislation are discussed.

Legal Ease 
Learn about your rights if employees are injured on the job while using drugs.

Manual Elements 
Penetration pockets can be used to weatherproof unusually shaped penetrations.

Tech Today  5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars
NRCA offers recommendations to address corrosion with regard to treated wood.