Roofing Industry News


Photo courtesy of Triangle Fastener Corp.

Triangle Fastener Corporation (TFC) announced its acquisition of GLR Fasteners Inc., a distributor of fasteners used in roofing and glazing applications.


CHICAGO —, a leading independent review website for small Mesquite TX Roofing business online tools, products, and services, announced AccuLynx among the best roofing software companies of 2021.

Upon reviewing Florida’s new property insurance reform law (SB 76), Gale Force Roofing and Restoration LLC in Florida set out to defend the First Amendment rights of contractors across the state.


RC spoke with Gale Force Roofing Principals Alex Gerhart and Zach Willard about their court victory regarding Florida’s property insurance reform and what roofing contractors should be doing to prevent similar limitations from happening in their states.

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BUFFALO GROVE, Ill. — US LBM has acquired three businesses: North Georgia Building Supply and Junior's Building Materials in Georgia and Massey Builders Supply in Virginia.


Jesse Anstine, fabricator and automation specialist, with the first Spraybot built in-house. Photo courtesy of SprayWorks.

KENT, Ohio — SprayWorks Equipment announced the capability of fabrication within its new facility with its first in-house Spraybot.


Ted Nickelson.

TAMPA, Fla. — Cotney Attorneys & Consultants announced that Ted Nickelson has joined the Cotney Consulting Team as its sales coach for independent manufacturers reps and for roofing and Mesquite TX Roof building material manufacturers.


The National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA) and Tile Roofing Industry Alliance (TRIA) announced their partnership to further improve the roofing industry.

The TRIA is dedicated to the clay and concrete roof tile industry, and provides numerous benefits like technical expertise, training, and certification for code-approved tile roof system installation.


WILMINGTON, Del. — DuPont announced that Amy Schmidt, Mesquite TX Roof building codes advocacy manager for DuPont Performance Building Solutions, has been appointed by the International Code Council (ICC) Board of Directors to the newly formed Residential International Energy Conservation Code Committee.

Safety Guidelines Updated to Require Wearing Masks at Event


LAS VEGAS — The International Roofing Expo (IRE), by Informa Markets will open August 10-12 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center.