January 2009


Fahrenheit 570 

Testing prompts changes to NRCA's guidelines for torch-applied polymer-modified bitumen roof systems.

Work under wraps 

Insulated Roofing Contractors reroofs Miami International Airport's main terminal.

SPF standards 

New ASTM International standards relating to SPF roof systems may cause confusion.

Redefining disabled 

The ADA has been revised, and the new rules may affect your business.

A hot ticket 

Get an exclusive preview of NRCA's 122nd Annual Convention and Hanley Wood's 2009 International Roofing Expo.®


The new E-Verify mandate requires contractors to confirm their employees' employment status.

Tech Today 
NRCA's new technical manual focuses on steep-slope roof systems.

Capitol Hill 
A rule proposed by EPA could damage the economy.

Workplace  5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars
Planning is key to a business owner's smooth exit.

Safe Solutions 
Your CGL policy may offer you opportunities to broaden your insurance coverage.

As I was saying … 
The new year and new administration are sure to bring surprises.