Ten Years On, Virginia Tech's School of Construction Stays Ahead of the Curb
Co-founding donors A. Ross Myers and John R. Lawson II reflect on 10 successful...
Fed Raises Rates for First Time in 2016, Anticipates 3 Increases in 2017
The Federal Reserve said it would raise its benchmark short-term interest rate for...
OSHA Updates Fall Protection and Walking-Working Surface Standards
The new final rule has implications for roofers and is intended to curtail fall...
7 Ways a Trump Presidency Could Impact Contractors
His plans for trade, immigration and regulation reduction could cut both ways.
Shingle Tests Raise Some Concerns
Only two of 17 products tested complied with tear-resistance requirements of the...
ICC Almost Barred the Use of Fire-Retardant Wood in Certain Structures
The International Code Council has tentatively disapproved of the proposal
Analyzing Payback of Roofing Insulation
An analysis by the National Roofing Contractors Association estimates energy...
Labor Regs for 2016
The new rules from the NLRB and the DOL could make running your business more...
Silica Rule Generates Social Media Buzz
Here's a social media roundup of what experts are saying about the new proposed silica rule
Roofs: Let Them Vent
Code requirements, the fine print in manufacturer warranties and common sense all dictate that a roof be ventilated