MR December 2011/January 2012

Metal Roofing Magazine - December 2011/January 2012 CoverThe February/March 2009 Issue of Metal Roofing Magazine is all about the metal roofing installers share their favorite on-the-job tools.

This issue also includes tips on how to turn leads into sales.

Weatherguard Gutters thrives on being part of the community

By Mark Ward Sr. In January when Sam Kuris died in a forklift accident, he left behind a wife, three children and a distressed property the British Columbia family had purchased with the hope of renovating into their dream home. Hearing of the family’s straits, a Vancouver community outreach program called the Home Team...

MRA: Turning leads into sales

By Bill Hippard Building on the strong partnership we’ve built during the past few years, MRA will once again be working with Dave Yoho Associates to present a series of free educational webinars for all contractors. Open to all roofing contractors and remodelers, the free webinars will address issues critical for all home improvement...

Dec 2011 / Jan 2012 Metal Roofing Magazine cover

Metal roofing installers share their secret

The best roofers have the best roofing — and obviously, it’s metal. The best roofers also have the best tools, to help safely and correctly install the best roofing. We invited readers of Metal Roofing Magazine and subscribers to our digital newsletter, Roofer Express, to tell us about the tools they can’t live without;...

Who are your favorite suppliers in the metal roofing industry?

OK, Thanksgiving passed by, but we can always take time to be thankful for something! Have you ever thanked your suppliers? You know, the ones that go above and beyond to help you get the job done on time … The suppliers who provide you with high-quality materials or tools that keep you ahead...

Extreme makeover project features roofing generosity

Skyline Construction Services, N.B. Handy and Fabral join forces to donate a metal roof. Lancaster, PA – On Oct. 9 at 8 p.m. EST, everyone gets the opportunity to learn about the Rucker family, when the family’s Madison, Ga., home is unveiled on “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition.” Viewers also can discover the home’s new...