Contents

FEBRUARY 2022
VOL. 52 ISSUE 1

COLUMNS

Do you hear what I hear?

Honing your listening skills can be an important part of employee retention.

A heartfelt thank you

Brian Whelan, executive vice president of Sika Sarnafil® USA, Canton, Mass., shares his gratitude for the roofing industry upon his retirement.

Understanding R-value

The Federal Trade Commission’s R-value rule provides a basis for comparison.

Back to business

You’re invited to attend Roofng Day in D.C. 2022!

DEPARTMENTS

FEATURES

Material shortages and price volatility continue to plague the roofing industry.

Supply chain chaos - Material shortages and price volatility plague the industry

Moisture in concrete roof decks remains a persistent problem.

An evolution of  knowledge - Concrete deck moisture problems continue to plague the roofing industry

F.J.A. Christiansen Roofing Co., a Tecta America company, Milwaukee, helps restore a Catholic church.

Resurrected roofing - F.J.A. Christiansen Roofing restores the domes on St. Stanislaus Catholic Church in Milwaukee

Creating a safe workplace goes beyond protecting your workers’ physical health.

There’s more to safety than safety - Creating a safe workplace goes beyond protecting workers’ physical health

You should exercise caution when hiring subcontractors.

Subcontract with caution - There are critical considerations to undertake before hiring subcontractors