North American Roofing Recognized in the 2017 Top 100 Roofing Contractors List

Top 100 Roofing Contractors for 2017

“Success is the sum of small efforts – repeated day in & day out. ~Robert Collier” Everyone at North American Roofing is proud and honored to be recognized in Roofing Contractor magazine’s 2017 Top 100 Roofing Contractors List. To achieve a place in the Top 10 Roofing Contractors is a testament to the hard-work, dedication, […]


 Executive Insight – Roof Service Contracts

Roof Service Contract

Know what to look for when implementing a Roof Service Contract. We continue to get a lot of response to our blog posts on the importance of preventative maintenance.  Obviously, we are big supporters of taking a proactive and preventative approach to the overall state of your roof specifically because a well-maintained roof is easier […]


 Executive Insight – The Right Candidate

Finding the Right Candidate

Finding the right candidate often requires a different approach. For the past 6 years, the hardest segment of the workforce to employ has been the skilled trades – welders, electricians, machinists, and especially ROOFERS.  And it is not just a problem in the U.S.  The shortage of skilled labor is having a negative impact on […]


 How Faulty HVAC Units Affect Commercial Roofing Systems

HVAC roof problems

Roof Problems Caused by HVAC Units Pose Potential Risks to Your Roof’s Integrity. Facility and plant managers have a lot on their plates, and keeping everyone who spends their days inside comfortable is a top priority. On top of most commercial buildings, you will find multiple HVAC units (hopefully) humming along nicely as they work […]


 Roof Cleaning: Why, When, and How it Should Be Done

Roof Cleaning

With spring’s arrival comes the need for commercial roof cleaning for many businesses. Spring is the best time of year to have roofs professionally cleaned and repaired because of the favorable weather conditions. A roof that has been covered in snow and exposed to cold temperatures for so long can negatively impact an organization’s operations. […]


 Executive Insight – National Safety Stand Down

Safety Stand Down Awareness

Raising Awareness for Job Site Safety takes Everyone’s Commitment Last week, our company participated in OSHA’s National Safety Stand Down, a campaign developed to raise awareness about the severity of fall hazards in construction and the importance of fall prevention.  Falls from elevation continues to be one of the largest causes of death in the […]


 Executive Insight – Roofing and Solar Incentives

Roofing and the Solar Investment Tax Credit Extension Since its inception in 2006, the solar Investment Tax Credit (ITC) has helped annual residential and commercial solar installation grow by over 1,600%. And while 2015 saw the largest increase in installed solar ever, it is expected to double that amount of installed capacity in the next […]


 Executive Insight – Consolidation Appropriations Act and Roofing

Executive Insight – Consolidation Appropriations Act and Roofing In February, the NRCA issued an update regarding new changes in the tax code that could potentially benefit roofing companies. Congress and President Obama signed into law the Consolidated Appropriations Act which contains the Protecting American from Tax Hikes (PATH) Act this past December.  This bill provides […]


 Establish a Roof Maintenance Plan Early

Establish a Roof Maintenance Plan Early Facility managers of commercial and industrial properties already have enough to worry about without adding emergency roof repairs to the mix. If you share this sentiment, know there are several benefits to taking a proactive and preventative approach to the overall state of your roof with a roof maintenance […]


 TPO vs. PVC: Which Roofing Membrane Will Withstand Punctures?

Which Commercial Roofing Membrane is Right for You As a facility manager, you might already be aware that TPO and PVC are viable options for commercial roofing membranes, but what you may not be so aware of is which of them is better able to withstand punctures. The truth is that your flat roof can become […]


 Executive Insight – Proven Resources for Roofing Consultants

Making the Job Easier is all about Service for Roofing Consultants This past weekend, we exhibited at the 2016 RCI International Convention and Trade Show and it got me to thinking about how well we work with roofing consultants. Roofing consultants are responsible for providing a variety of services to their clients including unbiased roofing […]


 Executive Insight – Technology in the Roofing Industry

How North American tackles ever-evolving technological advancements. The rate at which the technology we use daily is increasing exponentially and the roofing and construction industry are no exceptions.  Every year, the MIT Technology Review lists the 10 greatest technology breakthroughs of the year.  Several on the list this year could really make significant impacts in […]