Roofing Articles

Discover tips and tricks for growing your roofing business efficiently and professionally.

5 Reasons Why It's Okay to Leave the RB4000 Outside This Winter

December 4, 2019

As winter approaches with its cold weather, ice, and snow, you may be thinking about how to keep your equipment out of the elements. 

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4 of the Best Roofing Apps to Improve Your Roofing Business

November 20, 2019


As a roofer, you have a lot of details to managethe square of shingles needed to complete the job, job expenses, and roof replacement estimates. Thanks to technology, messy and disorganized folders and files are things of the past. 

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What to Include in Your RB4000 Preventive Maintenance Program

November 13, 2019

In the roofing industry, workers deserve reliable equipment with flawless performance. The Equipter RB4000 has brought efficiency to the job and allowed roofers to work smarter, not harder. To secure its continued safe use and reliability, it’s important to have a preventive maintenance program in place. 

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How to Bid a Roofing Job Pt 2: Roofing Software Providers

November 6, 2019

If you’re not using roofing software to compile your job estimates, you should be. Roofing bids can be challenging to draft, especially when dealing with fickle customers. 

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5 Roofing Facts and Practices to Increase Roofing Sales

October 30, 2019

Fun facts can be used for more than entertainment at a family gathering. If strategically tied into a sales pitch, random roofing facts can improve a company’s credibility. 

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5 Tips for Running a Successful Equipter Rental Business

October 23, 2019

With hundreds of equipment rental businesses across the United States, competition is never in short supply. But when you’re running an Equipter rental business, you have a leg up on your competition. 

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5 Roofing Fall Protection Tips: Autumn Edition

October 9, 2019

No matter how prepared a roofing company may be, accidents will happen. One of the most dangerous (and most common) causes of injury in the roofing industry is falling. When installing a new roof, one slip could be a matter of life and death. 

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Structure Spotlight: The Boston Convention & Exhibition Center

September 18, 2019

Equipter’s marketing team traveled to the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center two weeks ago for the annual Inbound, the annual marketing conference presented by HubSpot. Our goal was to gain more insight to better connect with you—our avid readers and awesome followers.

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Top 5 Roofing Tools and Equipment According to Roofers

September 11, 2019

At Equipter, we enjoy interacting with fellow roofers and other contractors on social media. Recently, we asked for your favorite roofing tool. In no particular order, these are just five of the roofing tools and equipment our followers shared with us on Facebook.

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How to Bid a Roofing Job Pt 1: Make a Profit w/o Causing Sticker Shock

September 4, 2019

Whether you’re new to the roofing industry or boasting decades of experience, bidding a roofing job can be complicated and time consuming. What if you could put a system in place to streamline the roofing estimate and bid-writing process while improving customer relationships? 

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