Made in the USA is an ongoing series that showcases companies that are committed to investing in American manufacturing, new technology and improved roofing products. It also details how companies are working to elevate the entire industry — and help contractors and their clients in the process. The series spotlights investments in manufacturing infrastructure, including new plants, new lines, new products and state-of-the-art technology.
The Center for Environmental Innovation in Roofing is pleased to collaborate with Roofing Contractor to provide a monthly perspective about roofing and the environment. Sustainable Roofing is a monthly column written by Dr. Jim Hoff, who serves as Research Director for the Center for Environmental Innovation in Roofing, Washington, D.C. (www.roofingcenter.org). The column examines many aspects of roofing and sustainability, with a focus on how roofing contractors can become better equipped to participate and profit in the new green building market.
Roofing Contractor taps roofing professionals and experts to share their insights on the economic outlook and key industry trends for the year ahead in the State of the Industry Report. The magazine also partners with BNP Media Market Research to conduct its exclusive State of the Industry Survey.
A column written by Ken Kelly, president of Kelly Roofing in Naples, Fla. Ken is also an instrument rated airplane and helicopter pilot, and his series of columns helps contractors learn about how technology impacts the roofing business.