Roofing Industry News

Lon Smith Roofing Vet James Owens

Lon Smith Roofing honors Army veteran James Owens with a new roof free of charge. Photo: Lon Smith Roofing/Facebook.

FORT WORTH, Texas — Lon Smith Roofing kicked off another year of its celebrated "Roof for Vets" program by honoring James Owens, an Army veteran who lives in Fort Worth.

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ROSEMONT, Ill. — The National Roofing Contractors Association has announced its 2021-22 slate of officers and directors. 

Most officers and directors will remain unchanged after the NRCA Nominating Committee met Feb.

Metal Construction Industry Experts Shape New and Enriched Programming

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NEWTON, Mass. — METALCON introduces its first advisory council to help shape the future of METALCON, ensuring it represents all factions of the metal construction industry and its major attendee groups.

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Clemson University. From left: Allison O'Toole, Declan Fay, Hendrix Smith, Luke Skertich, Hannah Smith.
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"Up on the Rooftop" by Marcus Eytcheson. Image courtesy of Marcus Eytcheson.

Once upon a time there was a roofing contractor named Marcus Eytcheson, owner of Local Roofing LLC in Fairmont, Minn.

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Elite Roofing Supply announced its 19th branch, located in Overland Park, Kan., will be opening on April 1 to serve Overland Park and the surrounding area.

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OKLAHOMA CITY — The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) found that Gulfeagle Supply violated the Surface Transportation Assistance Act (STAA) after two truck drivers raised concerns over the safety of their vehicles.

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Image by Elliot Alderson from Pixabay.

With the Senate's approval of a $1.9 trillion COVID relief package, around 90% of Americans can anticipate receiving a stimulus check of $1,400 per person later this month.

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Image courtesy of OSHA.

In a horrifying video released last week, a 14-year-old working on a roof with Double M Roofing & Construction is seen slipping.