MAY 2015



NRCA's needs assessment survey has been mailed to members and nonmembers.

Tech Today

Using ASTM International’s standard can provide guidance for specifying and purchasing polystyrene thermal insulation.

Capitol Hill

NRCA continues to fight for repeal of the estate tax, a real and heavy burden for family-owned businesses.

As I was saying …

The Federal Aviation Administration has issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to address the commercial use of drones.



Scott Luck, a foreman at CentiMark Corp., Canonsburg, Pa., wins the Best of the Best Award.

Something special - Scott Luck wins the Best of the Best Award

NRCA's 128th Annual Convention and the 2015 International Roofing Expo® share another successful year and rank second-best in attendance.

Success again - NRCA's 128th Annual Convention and the 2015 IRE rank second-best in attendance

Fick Bros. Roofing & Exterior Remodeling Co., Baltimore, renovated a historic home and received a 2015 Gold Circle Award for its work.

Restoring a classic home - Fick Bros. overcomes challenges to renovate a historic Maryland home

Federal and state prosecutors have been increasing efforts to prosecute fraud in disadvantaged business enterprise programs.

Digging into DBEs - Prosecutors root out fraud in disadvantaged business enterprise construction contracting

Adding metal roof systems to your portfolio of available services is one way to expand in residential business.

A residential market option - As metal panel roof systems gain popularity, it is important to understand all the things to consider when selling and installing them