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3 Men Sentenced for Stealing 1.8 Million from Baker Roofing Company

Raleigh, North Carolina–  Three defendants were sentenced on Monday, May 3, 2022 for conspiracy to commit an offense against the United States in connection with a fraudulent invoicing scheme that targeted Baker Roofing Company (BRC).  Defendants were ordered to pay restitution of $1,850,442 to the company and received the following sentences: George William Garven, of …

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Tamko Titan XT Shingle

The Titan XT™ is  Tamko’s new architectural/dimensional-style shingle and is part of the Tamko Heritage Proline™ .  The Titan XT has an array of features not found in their Heritage shingle.  The most notable improvements are: –A defined nailing zone (5x larger than in the Heritage line) that is reinforced with a 2 inch polyester fabric …

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STEEL VS. ALUMINUM ROOFS: WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE?

STEEL VS. ALUMINUM ROOFS: WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE? BY: NICK LEE PRESIDENT AT COASTAL METAL (MIAMI, FL) As roofers, we know the phrase, “location location location” isn’t exclusive to real estate industry. When choosing between a steel and aluminum roofing system, the location of your project can determine which material will best suit your needs. Steel …

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How to Identify and Prevent Metal Roof Fading and Chalking

BY: NICK LEE PRESIDENT AT COASTAL METAL (MIAMI, FL) Metal roofing has considerable advantages in comparison to other roofing systems such as asphalt, tile, or cement. Boasting several environmental advantages, a speedy and easy installation process and a lifespan of 40+ years, metal panels have quickly become the most practic al option for both commercial and …

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How To Get A Flat Roof Insurance Claim Approved

How to get a Flat Roof Insurance Claim Approved On the surface, flat roofs seem simpler than your average sloped roofs. But, with several different types of flat roofs and three different ways to install them, flat roofs are far from simple. Many adjusters don’t understand the intricacies of flat roofs and will often select …

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What Can A Contractor Do If The Insurance Claim Is Denied?

There are a variety of reasons WHY an adjuster denies a roofing or siding insurance claim; they dispute the storm date, they didn’t perform a thorough inspection, there wasn’t enough damage to warrant a replacement, or maybe they felt that the roof could be repaired instead of replaced. The WHY doesn’t really make a difference. …

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How Roofing Contractors Can Turn Partial Approvals into Full Approvals

When it comes to storm related insurance claims, partial approvals are going to happen. Some contractors just accept the adjuster’s initial findings and leave thousands or even millions of dollars on the table. Experienced contractors view a partial approval as part of the process and actively work to convert those initially small claims into large, …

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