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.

5 Roofing Tools That Don’t Need Electricity to Get the Job Done

November 5, 2020

If you’re a roofer working in an area that’s recently been hit by a hurricane, tornado, or intense storm, you know what it’s like to work with the bare necessities–and sometimes without electricity.


5 Favorite Roofing Shovels [And Where to Find Them]

October 29, 2020

Did you know...there is no roofing shovel that rules them all? Each shovel on the market has its pros and cons, so it’s important to take others’ opinions into consideration when looking to equip your crews with the most effective tools.


6 Qualities Homeowners Look for in a Roofer [And How to Achieve Them]

October 1, 2020

Being a professional residential roofer is easy–just deliver what your customer wants!


Hydraulic Dump Trailers vs. the Equipter RB4000

September 9, 2020

Why invest in the RB4000 when you can just rent a hydraulic dump trailer? 


3 Tips for Hiring Roofing Subcontractors [WITH BONUS TIP]

July 22, 2020

Reputable roofing contractors are in high demand. But the hiring process doesn’t have to be filled with headaches. 


How to Use a Roofing Dump Trailer with the Equipter RB4000

July 15, 2020

As a roofer, you know you need the right roofing tools not only to keep the roofing company running but also to keep its operations efficient. Investing in your crew by supplying them with the proper roofing dump trailers is one of the best ways to streamline the roof replacement process.


3 Types of Roofing Systems and the Equipter RB4000

July 1, 2020

Residential roofers and general contractors love using the Equipter RB4000 on their asphalt shingle roof replacement jobs. But what many laborers and business owners don’t realize is that they can use the RB4000 on different types of roofing systems, too. 


Writing a Roofing Job Description: What to Include

June 24, 2020

As more jobs spill in when temperatures get warmer, you’ll want to make sure you have the right crew members to maintain steady production and a solid reputation. But writing a roofing job description can be a challenge.


Flat Roof Replacement and the RB4000

June 17, 2020

Removing debris from a flat roof is more challenging than replacing a pitched roof. But the right tools and equipment help increase efficiency for a commercial or residential crew during a flat roof replacement.


Getting Back To Work After COVID-19: A Quick How-To for Roofers

May 27, 2020

It's a whole new world, filled with fresh air and refreshed business strategies. Maybe your sales process was put on hold, or maybe you and your sales reps braved uncharted waters to implement a different sort of sales process. Either way, the future of your business practices has changed.