May 2007


A piece of the past 

Donald B. Smith Roofing Inc. installs a roof on the histroical Lincoln Train Station.

The military morass 

Returning troops are entitled to several employment considerations.

Gold Standards 

NRCA members receive Gold Circle Awards for outstanding roofing projects.

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Concrete roof tiles have evolved, offering energy efficiency and unique style.

Full house 

NRCA's 120th Annual Convention and the 2007 International Roofing Expo were well-attended and successful.

Managing waste  5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars

EPA regulations regarding hazardous waste must be followed to avoid significant fines.


There are some tips that can help ensure a successful direct mail campaign.

Power can affect the quality of a leader's communication with subordinates.

Safe Solutions 
It is important roofing workers stay hydrated.

Capitol Hill 
NRCA participates in immigration reform events to leverage its position regarding the issue.

Technical Elements 
Clay and concrete roof tile products are becoming more energy-efficient and environmentally friendly.

Tech Today 
Various standards may apply to asphalt shingles that can be used to differentiate between products.

As I was saying … 
International Roofing Expo attendance and attendee satisfaction have improved significantly under Hanley Wood LLC's ownership.