Roofing Productivity Articles

Looking for ways to increase production on the job and in the office? Take a look at some of our latest roofing productivity articles here.

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.

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3 Ways the RB4000 Helps Commercial Roof Snow Removal Companies

January 8, 2020

From its beginnings, the Equipter RB4000 has been heavily used in the roofing industry. However, it’s been recognized as an equally valuable piece of equipment in multiple other industries, including construction, restoration, and landscaping. The RB4000 has also been useful in the snow removal industry. 

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10 Most Helpful Roofing Blog Posts of 2019

December 26, 2019

We hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas filled with cheer, reconnecting with family and friends, and remembering the hope this season brings us. 

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3 Tips for Powering Through the Roofing Sales Slump

December 11, 2019

It’s not easy selling new roofs when the old are covered in snow. Full roof inspections can’t take place, so it’s impossible to get an accurate estimate. Not to mention the last thing on homeowners’ minds over the holidays is roof replacement.

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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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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 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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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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Residential Roof Fall Protection: How to Keep Your Roofing Crew Safe

August 28, 2019

Roofing is risky business. From workers comp claims to lawsuits and even funeral costs...losing crew members can destroy a company. 

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