Roofing Articles

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

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.


How to Fix Ruts in a Yard After Construction

June 10, 2020

Remember that moment when you realized you just ruined a part of your customer’s yard by using heavy equipment that left ruts in their lawn? 


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.


How to Get Roofing Jobs: 3 More Tips to Do It the Professional Way

May 20, 2020

Roofing jobs keep your business running and your crews working hard. Every step of the roofing process–whether that’s sales presentations or using the right equipment on the job–provides an opportunity to impress potential customers and get more roofing jobs


Roofing Debris Management Systems: The Good, Bad, and Ugly

May 13, 2020

Debris control is a doozy in residential roofing. All the different terrains, slopes, and landscape features make it tough to maintain an effective solution. But it’s important to implement a roofing debris management system that preserves your crew’s energy and works on virtually all job sites. 


5 Ways to Show Customer Appreciation Throughout the Year

May 6, 2020

We should celebrate Customer Appreciation Day every day. Our businesses would never succeed without them. 


How to Build a Better Roofing Company

April 29, 2020

As a roofing business owner in an ever-growing industry, there are many great resources you can take advantage of to accomplish company growth within the roofing industry. 


3 Ways to Use Your Roofing Truck as a Tool On and Off the Job

April 15, 2020

When you think of essential roofing tools, your mind probably doesn’t jump to “pickup truck.” However, your company roofing truck just may be the most basic, yet essential, roofing tool for success.