In Florida, the Department of Business and Professional Regulations (DBPR) is the agency responsible for regulating and licensing businesses and professionals throughout the state, such as contractors, veterinarians, and real estate agents.
Although President Trump is set to leave office in January 2021, President-elect Joe Biden is not expected to undo all of Trump’s changes to the U.S. immigration system overnight.
Construction professionals are familiar with the safety requirements set forth by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). But what many may not know is that there is a set of best practices from OSHA for roofers as well. These guidelines were created to protect workers from injuries and fatalities on the job site. In […]
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration recently released their Three-Month Outlooks for December 2020 to February 2021, predicting expansive multi-hazard winter storms, intensified drought, and below-normal temperatures extending from the Pacific Northwest into the Northern Plains. What this means is that, in addition to bundling up beside a fire with your loved ones this winter, […]
In the commercial roofing business, a contractor-client agreement or contract is as essential to your personal protection as hardhats and body harnesses. These contracts provide the business owner with the peace of mind that you are operating a legitimate, legal business and provide you with the terms you need to accurately perform work, collect money, […]
Along with Disney World, swampland, and brightly colored oranges, Florida is known for its humid subtropical climate that maintains warm to sweltering temperatures throughout the year. Combine these atmospheric conditions with the state’s location jutting just off of the southeastern region of the United States, and you have a perfect recipe for regular tropical storms, […]
It’s an essential principle of business that we all want to be paid for the work we do. As a rule of thumb, we also prefer being paid in a timely fashion. Particularly in the roofing industry, where a steady cash flow is crucial to funding new projects, financing your day-to-day operations, and procuring materials, […]
Metal roofing is a type of roofing system that can be made from a wide variety of metals and alloys, including aluminum, copper, zinc, and stainless steel. These types of roofing systems can last well anywhere from 50 to well over 100 years, depending on the type of materials used during the process of installation. […]
If you’ve been in the roofing business for any period of time, you know how important it is to generate high-quality leads. Especially over the past few years, you have likely seen a shift in strategy as the tactics and channels you previously utilized may not be as effective as they once were. You’re likely […]
Roofers face a unique set of problems that can arise from their work. If there is a problem with the roof, then there is a problem somewhere else in the building as well. In many cases, roofers are blamed for problems that can exist just about anywhere in the building if they think that the […]