ARTICLES

A Brief Overview of Roofing Industry Studies funded by the Roofing Alliance Part 1

Leaders in the roofing industry understand the importance of roofing industry studies. Roofing industry studies seek answers to pressing questions like: Which new building practices can be adopted to help […]

 

How Construction Management Degrees Launch Careers in the Roofing Industry Part 2

The United States is one of the largest construction markets worldwide. Roofing and construction projects have accelerated to the point that companies often find the greatest challenge is meeting the […]

 

How Construction Management Degrees Launch Careers in the Roofing Industry Part 1

As the roofing and construction industries continue to experience an alarming shortage of workers, wages for skilled trades positions continue to increase. Meanwhile, as the financial return and immediate value […]

 

Recruitment Efforts in the Roofing Industry Part 2

After a recession that resulted in thousands of talented contractors and skilled workers leaving the construction industry nearly a decade ago, the construction industry continues to see record growth in […]

 

3 Ways to Strengthen the Roofing Industry

Although the global roofing market is expected to grow by 4 percent by 2022, the existing skills gap has slowed the expansion of this vital industry. Strengthening the roofing industry […]

 

How a National Student Roofing Competition Helps Advance the Roofing Industry Part 1

The Roofing Alliance, the Foundation of the National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA), is a membership organization and endowment fund committed to several forward-thinking industry initiatives. The goal of each of […]

 

Recruitment Efforts in the Roofing Industry Part 1

Approximately 80 percent of construction companies have reported difficulty finding skilled workers to fill vacant positions. Naturally, this statistic has also impacted many roofing companies. With fewer young people pursuing […]