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2014 October

This month's issue features many cool roofing projects and products and addresses more on the black roofs versus white roofs argument.

Product Focus: Coatings

Reflective coatings, silicone coatings, and more!
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100 Years and Counting: Olsson Roofing Builds on a History of Bringing Out the Best in People

Olsson Roofing Company will celebrate its 100th anniversary this month at its headquarters in Aurora, Ill.
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Cool Roof in a Hot City

Reflective Roof System Helps Government Building in Florida Respond to Changing Codes
Whether you’re a roofing contractor, a building owner or even a politician, you’ve probably got one thing on your mind: energy efficiency.
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Study Targets Cool Roofs

Assessing the Performance of Cool Roofs in Northern Climates
Much has been written about the use of cool roofs in northern climates.
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The Cost of Neglecting Fall Protection

Analyzing some basic criteria can put decisions about fall protection in perspective.
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Nominations Open for 2015 Roofing Alliance for Progress MVP Award

 The Roofing Industry Alliance for Progress is accepting nominations for its 2014-15 MVP Award program.  

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Measuring Up

Understanding the Value of Good Administrators

As you are building your business, hiring a strong administrative person is a must.
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Sustainable Roofing

New Brochure Promotes Energy-Efficient, Code-Compliant Re-Roofing

The Center has collaborated with another nonprofit to develop a new energy code brochure.
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What is Content Marketing?

Content marketing differs from traditional marketing in its customer communication approach.
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A "Year of Action" Leads to Years of Regulation for Roofing Contractors

Executive orders could increase compliance headaches for federal contractors.
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2014 IRE Community Service Day

International Roofing Expo attendees, exhibitors and show management arrived the day before the show to roll up their sleeves and give back to the Las Vegas area by participating in the fifth annual Community Service Day. This yea's event was sponsored by Sika Sarnafil and held in conjunction with the Southern Nevada chapter of Rebuilding Together. Photos by Chris King.


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Roofing Contractor Magazine

2014 October Cover

2014 October

This month's issue features many cool roofing projects and products and addresses more on the black roofs versus white roofs argument.
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Roofing Construction & Estimating

Covers sheathing and underlayment techniques, as well as secrets for installing leakproof valleys. Many estimating tips help you minimize waste, as well as insure a profit on every job.

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