El Nino Spells Big Business for Roofers
Even before the rain starts contractors are deluged with business and worried...
Federal Regulators to Require Registration of Recreational Drones
The Washington Post's Craig Whitlock reports on Monday's buzz-kill announcement by federal regulators that all recreational drone users must register their drones with the government.
A Roof Cutter's Secrets Goes Digital
A classic framer's manual is now available as an ebook ... but that's just a...
Roofers Racked up $18 Million in OSHA Violations
But all contractors need to heed workplace safety regulations. Here are the top 10...
Roofs: Let Them Vent
Code requirements, the fine print in manufacturer warranties and common sense all dictate that a roof be ventilated
Four Biggest Roof-Flashing Errors
Don't be one of those cheapskate roofers who skimps on critical flashing.
Bad Roof Installations Offer Benefits—for Other Contractors
When roofing contractors screw up, two things happen: the industry gets a bad name and competent contractors get more work. REPLACEMENT CONTRACTOR blogger Mike Damora knows—he sees it all the time.
Roofing Best Practices
A resource to train your crews in best practices for roofing and reroofing with asphalt shingles.
Plywood vs. OSB
As a substrate for roofing, OSB and plywood are not the same.
Bending Kick-out Flashing
Kick-out flashing is usually done wrong. Here's a better way.