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NOV. 2006 | VOL. 36 ISSUE 11

COLUMNS

The NRCA-OSHA partnership

NRCA receives another Occupational Safety and Health Administration Grant

Manual Elements

Learn about installation of base falshing with a lightweight insulating concrete or poured gypsum deck.

Tech Today

The Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers Association has published a new edition of its Asphalt Roofing Residential Manual.

Safe Solutions

All roofing contractors should have a safety orientation program for new employees

Capitol Hill

NRCA's ability to advance its agenda will be determined by the party that wins control of the House and Senate.

Workplace

Reviewing your personal and business tax positions can help save taxes for 2006.

As I was saying ...

FM Global has created controversy in the roofing industry by mandating changes to its 1-29 wind-design guide.

DEPARTMENTS

FEATURES


Analyzing self-adhering underlayments

Differences between products and product performances cause concerns


Assessing asphalt - Asphalt roof systems remain significant players in the industry

Assessing asphalt

Asphalt roof systems remain significant players in the industry


Speaking from experience - A roofing professional shares his views about the roofing industry

Speaking from experience

A roofing professional shares his views about the roofing industry


Taking initiative - Gordon Contractors Inc. installs a green roof system on the new DOT headquarters

Taking initiative

Gordon Contractors Inc. installs a green roof system on the new DOT headquarters