Robert McNamara Receives Prestigious NRCA J.A. Piper Award

Robert McNamara (right) poses with 2017 J.A. Piper Award winner Bruce McCrory (left) on Feb. 7 in New Orleans. NRCA has announced Robert McNamara, president of F.J.A. Christiansen Roofing Co. Inc., a Tecta America company, is the 71st recipient of its annual J.A. Piper Award. The award was presented at…

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Schwickert’s Tecta America’s Kent Schwickert Elected NRCA Chairman of the Board

Kent Schwickert, senior vice president-national business unit for Schwickert’s Tecta America of Mankato LLC, Mankato, Minn., has been elected the next chairman of the board of NRCA. Schwickert will serve for the 2018-19 fiscal year. He was elected during NRCA’s 131st Annual Convention held Feb. 6-8 in New Orleans. “Over…

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It all starts with the finish…

If you’re considering investing in a metal roof, you no doubt want your new roof to beautify your home and increase its value, reduce your utility costs, and save you from future maintenance and replacement. Let’s face it, too; whenever we make a major purchase, we deep down want it…

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GAF Salutes the Troops and Highlights Technology at IRE – GAF Blog

Special guest Mike Rowe, “the dirtiest man on TV,” helped GAF offer a “Salute to Our Troops” at the GAF booth during this year’s International Roofing Expo in New Orleans. He also offered his thoughts on the labor shortage that is currently plaguing our industry. Pictured above: Reid Ribble, NRCA CEO; Mike…

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GAF e360 Update – GAF Blog

Industry’s First 3D Visualizer adds Exclusivity, Speed, and Convenience GAF launched its proprietary e360 3D Visualizer and Estimator, powered by HOVER, at the 2016 International Roofer’s Expo in Las Vegas. In the two brief years since that announcement, thousands of GAF factory-certified contractors have used the powerful and easy-to-use platform…

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