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Happy Veterans Day! Skills Veterans Bring to Contracting

Skills Veterans Bring to the Contracting and Construction Industry posted by Josh White for Roofing Contractor on Veterans Day.

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Legalization of Marijuana and Contracting in the News

Marijuana initiatives pass in 5 states: What contractors need to know Here is an interesting article discussing how the legalization of marijuana can affect contractors’ and their employees.

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The most in-demand tech jobs in construction

Joe Bousquin writes about the growing need for workers in coding and construction tech.

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In Roofing, Clean Matters

Roofing Contractor Editorial Director Rick Damato discusses the increasing importance of roof coating during the pandemic in his most recent editor’s note. Continue reading →

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Roof Inspections Build Relationships and Lead to Reroofs

Read the article here about how roof inspections can lead to re-roof jobs written by Marty Stout the president of Go Roof Tune Up, Inc.

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J.D. Miles & Sons, Inc. TPO Roof

Expert Tips on Breaking into Commercial Roofing

Learn how to add commercial roofing to a residential business on Roofers Coffee Shop. Karen L. Edwards interviews Estimating Edge Director of Product and former contractor Ryan Bogert and Director of Sales Dave Chapman to get tips on how to … Continue reading

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J.D. Miles & Sons, Inc. Solar Panels

Going ‘Deep Green,’ Office Buildings Give Back to the Planet

Article by Jane Margolies in the New York Times discusses how we can go from green buildings to “Deep Green” buildings by creating buildings that make a positive impact on energy resources and the environment. Continue reading →

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Virginia adopts workplace safety standards for COVID-19

The NRCA published an article detailing Gov. Ralph Northram’s statewide emergency safety standards for the workplace. Continue reading →

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How Roofing Contractors Are Protecting Themselves from the Heat During the COVID-19 Pandemic

How Roofing Contractors Are Protecting Themselves from the Heat During the COVID-19 Pandemic Continue reading →

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Commentary: Companies need to be more vocal about safety

Roofing leaders continue to be scrutinized for workplace injuries from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, but better education of employees should be the focus, writes Melissa Miller. Specifically, shortcuts workers take on the job tend to lead to high-risk … Continue reading

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