Why is roofing one of the most dangerous jobs

Roofing is a job that almost everyone needs, but few understands how dangerous roofing really is. It's bad enough that a fall might kill you, but roofers face a whole host of other on-the-job hazards as well. From burns to volatile tars and chemicals, electrocution from contact w...

Liquid applied roofing fast-growing segment in commercial roofing

Liquid applied roofing is a fast-growing segment of the $5.1 billion commercial roofing industry in North America. While this segment represents only 24% of the total market today, these roof coatings are primarily used in the reroof portion (including maintenance and restoration...

Modified Bitumen is a Superior Flat-Roofing System

Modified bitumen (Mod-Bit) roofing was developed in Europe during the 1960s as an alternative to built-up roofing. Despite the emergence of thermoplastics, such as PVC and TPO, it remained a popular choice for flat roofs because of its many superior benefits.(more…)