Roofing Industry News


The 2021 International Roofing Expo (IRE) is fast approaching, so now is the perfect time to make sure you have all the information before heading to Las Vegas in August.


ProVia’s new solar array is among the largest privately-held installations in Ohio. Photos courtesy of ProVia.



Arkema is expanding Bostik's offerings in high performance adhesives in the United States with the planned acquisition of Edge Adhesives Texas, a complementary asset in hot-melt adhesives and pressure sensitive adhesive tapes for residential construction.


As if the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic weren’t daunting enough, the crisis spawned new threats for roofing contractors like ransomware attacks, phishing scams, wire fraud and more.

Commercial roofing jobs are still in demand, but the entire sector of the industry has slowed in recent months as workforce issues are only exacerbated by a shortage in critical materials.

Polyflex SA Base

In its latest announcement to customers, Polyglass said it is discontinuing its Polyflex SA Base underlayment product.

According to an email from Polyglass, the product will no longer be available due to the high demand for its more popular underlayment offerings.

Sponsored by Beacon Building Products

Judd Fults stepped out on his own in 2017 to build a roofing Mesquite TX Roofing Company based on the skills, knowledge and drive cultivated over 25 years of doing it for someone else in the greater Austin, Texas market.

Sponsored by Beacon Building Products

Judd Fults had a long-standing relationship with a supplier he trusted, and when he ventured out to start his own roofing company, that made all the difference in keeping his thriving Mesquite TX Roofing business afloat during recent challenges.


Restoration Builders Inc. continues to broaden its national footprint with the acquisitions of more than 15 companies, including notable roofing contractors.