Roofing Articles

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

How to Maintain Healthy Business Growth in a Poor Economy

April 8, 2020

Epidemics, natural disasters, and other events that drastically damage whole societies can take a toll on the economy. But business owners and managers who remain strong and encourage their teams to keep their sights on the future can power through these tough times.


COVID-19 and Roofing Pt 2: 3 Ways Your Business Can Keep It Positive

April 1, 2020

People across the US are coming together to help one another during the coronavirus epidemic. Businesses are helping other businesses, the government is working to keep the people’s best interests at heart, and citizens are uniting to maintain calm. 


Tax Time: Section 179 Deductions for Roofing Companies

March 25, 2020

Section 179 is a tax deduction opportunity created to encourage small businesses to purchase, finance, or lease equipment for their company. The Section 179 Deduction makes growth easier to achieve for small businesses, like family-run roofing companies. 


COVID-19 and Roofing Pt 1: How to Identify and Appeal to Your Customers' Situations

March 20, 2020

Building relationships is tough when you’re trying to keep up with production. But when a worldwide epidemic like COVID-19 hits, it’s wise to take advantage of the opportunity to strengthen your connections and strengthen the bridge between you and your prospects.


Is It Safe to Use the RB4000 Around Delicate Landscape Features?

March 18, 2020

It’s not uncommon for people to ask whether the Equipter RB4000 is safe to drive around septic systems, sprinklers systems, or other delicate landscape features.


8 Best Roofing Tools and Equipment Needed to Start a Roofing Company

March 4, 2020

Starting a roofing company is an exciting adventure, but it’s easy to feel overwhelmed when trying to figure out the right roofing tools and equipment to invest in.


Which Equipter is Right for Your Roofing Company?

February 26, 2020

From the popular RB4000 to the most compact dump container, the RB2000, roofing contractors have several choices when choosing how to best manage debris control with Equipter products. 


Alarming Back Pain Facts and How to Reduce Back Problems in Roofing

February 19, 2020

Because of the intensity of physical labor and the nature of the roofing industry, back problems are not uncommon for roofers. According to Construction Solutions, lower back pain has been reported by 50% of construction workers surveyed in a single year. For many of them, it affects their ability to do their jobs well.


How to Get Leads From Facebook in 6 Easy Steps

February 12, 2020

Landing new business in the roofing industry is becoming easier with all the online resources available. One of the most popular social media platforms yet, Facebook just may be your gateway to a bigger and brighter future. 


How to Write a Roof Inspection Report

January 29, 2020

Roof inspection reports are important to write up for your customers, giving them the details they need to make the ultimate decision: do they repair or replace their roofs? A roof inspection report also helps them determine when they should make that happen–is it an immediate need or something that could wait a year or two?

Take a look at these tips Equipter has put together to help you craft a simple and effective roof inspection report that resonates with your potential customer.