Productivity Articles

From roofing to landscaping to HVAC, a company is only as good as its crew. Discover easy ways to boost production and increase quality workmanship in these articles..

3 Types of Budgeting Tools and Resources for Roofing Companies

August 21, 2019

Between managing sales and manual labor, taking time to balance your budget can be overwhelming. But just like the tear-off bars and hammer tackers that help reroof a home, there are budgeting tools specifically designed to help manage your finances.

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5 Easy Ways to Improve Your Construction Business Credit Score

July 17, 2019

Losing sleep over your latest credit report? We know financing construction equipment is particularly challenging with bad credit. But improving your construction business credit score is simple when you have the right guidance.

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RB4000 Buyer’s Guide: What You Want to Know Before You Buy

December 3, 2018

Reduce cleanup time. Spend less on labor. Earn more referrals.

For more than 15 years, the Equipter RB4000 roofing trailer has changed the way roofers do business by helping them take control of debris. If you’re thinking about investing in an RB4000 to take your company to the next level, here’s what you need to know.

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Guide to Financing Equipment for Roofing

December 3, 2018

You see how the Equipter RB4000 fits into your vision to grow a profitable roof replacement business. Now it’s time to invest in an RB4000, and put it to work on your job sites. And, for some business owners, the first step is learning more about financing equipment for their roofing jobs.

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RB4000 or RB2000: Which Debris Control Tool is Best for Your Business?

December 3, 2018

Should you buy an Equipter RB4000 or RB2000? At first glance, the units look fairly similar, but there are important differences to consider before you invest in one of these productivity-raising debris control tools. Download our quick reference guide or read on for more details.

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Buy or Rent an RB4000: What's Right for Your Roofing Business?

December 3, 2018

How will the RB4000 help you grow your business? You’d like to find out, and maybe you've already checked out our Buyer’s Guide, but you're still not sure whether renting or buying is the right call. Download our quick reference infographic or read on to learn a few key factors to consider.

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Guide to Essential Roofing Safety Resources

June 13, 2018

Cutting corners can sometimes be okay if you’re choosing paper stock for the next neighborhood mailer. But when it’s time for roofing safety? Not so much.

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Labor Shortages Highlight Need for Roofing Recruitment, Retention

February 13, 2018

Labor shortages continue to dog the residential roofing industry, according to a recent article in The New York Times. General unemployment rates in some areas, like Ames, IA and Boulder, CO, have fallen to 2% while other areas hover around 3-4%. 

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Construction Productivity Tools & Tips to Boost Your Business

February 13, 2018

Productivity is a prime driver of profit in the construction industry. Add small construction dumpsters and these need-to-know tips to your construction productivity toolkit.

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6 Landscape Equipment Must-Haves to Skyrocket Efficiency

December 21, 2017

Green thumbs need great equipment to get the job done. Whether you’re installing a water feature on a commercial property or doing a weekly mow in a residential neighborhood, you rely on landscape equipment to create highly satisfied customers who are happy to refer you to others.

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