Playing It Safe Is Playing It Smart: Why the Roofer You Hire Means More than You Think

by Trent Cotney, Florida Bar Board Certified in Construction Law

With the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, Congress created the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to ensure safe working conditions for working men and women (www.osha.gov).  Every state is either governed by OSHA or the state-sponsored equivalent.  The standards set and enforce safety regulations

Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) Continue to Grow

With over 50,000 Real Estate Investment Trusts’ (REIT) properties in the USA, it is apparent that the REIT sector is seeing success and growing.  In fact, according to NAREIT®, the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts®, a worldwide representative voice for REITs, the equity market capitalization of the U.S. REIT industry broke the $1

Tips to Expand the Life of Your Roof

When looking for a commercial roofing contractor or network it is important to choose contractors that are versed in extending the life of the roof.  This needs to happen in year one and continue yearly to provide lasting ROI from any roofing investment.  It is important to ask probing questions about current trends and

Is it Time for a Roof Inspection? YES!

Fall roof inspections are a great way to prepare for winter
The last days of summer bring a strong sense of urgency to prepare for winter.  Or at least it should. Many facility managers and building owners realize that they will soon be dealing with harsher weather as rain and snow begin to accumulate.  Unfortunately,

National Service Experience that Works for National Accounts

Anthony DeKarski, Vice President of Peck Brothers Roofing, New Jersey
In the world of national accounts, it is not every day that a professional gets the chance to work on all sides of the business.  Anthony DeKarski is an excellent example of a roofing professional that understands the needs of national accounts.  Why, because he

National Roofing Partners shares NRCA’s Support of Innovative New Approach to Immigration Reform

National Roofing Partners (NRP) continues to be an active member and supporter of the National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA), The Roofing Industry Alliance for Progress and ROOFPAC.  These organizations work diligently to improve the roofing industry while working on some of the hardest issues including labor and immigration.

As part of the NRP commitment, we

The Importance of Roofing Material Awards and Certifications

National Roofing Partners (NRP) is proud to accept honors from both Carlisle SynTec and Johns Manville for excellence and peak performance in single-ply roofing.  Awarded the 2016 Excellence in Single-Ply (ESP) Award from Carlisle and the 2016 Pinnacle Award from Johns Manville, NRP is a valued partner to these large roofing material manufacturers.

Why is that

Hail Damage Inspections – Critical for Building Safety

National Roofing Partners (NRP) is pleased to collaborate with Donan Engineering concerning the importance of hail inspections for commercial roofs.  “Many times, facility managers and building owners are focused on the damage right after the event,” stated Dale Tyler, president of NRP. “It is very important to have all roofs inspected after major hail

National Roofing Partners Hires Geoff Craft as Vice President of Operations

NRP Positioned For Growth with New Executive Level Position in Operations
National Roofing Partners (NRP), the leading network of commercial roofing contractors in North America is proud to announce the addition of Geoff Craft to the NRP team.  With over twenty years of roofing industry experience in manufacturing and distribution, Craft will join NRP at

Diversity is at the Heart of American Trades

SQV has Roofing Diversity in the Family

Jayne Williams joined the roofing industry in the 1990s.  She soon realized that it offered a great opportunity for women.  In fact, not only has she been part of very successful roofing businesses but she currently runs her own roofing company, SQV Construction.

SQV stands for Service, Quality and