A Blog for the Tech Savvy Roofer

5 New Year’s Roofing Resolutions

As the year comes to a close, we’re looking forward to 2021 and all it has to offer. With the way this year has gone, we can forgive you if you haven’t given any thought to your New Year’s resolutions. So, we compiled a quick list of 5 New Year’s

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3 Ways to Make Roofing Estimates More Profitable

3 Ways to Make Your Roofing Estimates More Profitable

Roofing can be a slim-margin business. If you’re just starting out and attempting to build a reputation in your market, you may be tempted to lower your prices to stay under the competition. While that’s an understandable strategy, it’s likely going to hinder the growth of your business. Think about

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Effectively Measuring Pitch

If you’ve ever listened to a child play a recorder, then you know that pitch is key to a good rendition of “Mary Had a Little Lamb”. While an off-pitch recorder can hurt your ears, bad pitch values can destroy your roof measurements’ accuracy. Over-ordering or under-ordering materials from inaccurate

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Summer Roofing Sales Tips

Hot weather, homeowners on vacation, production queues backing up – the summer season is a hard one for roofing industry salespeople. While some in the industry take a vacation to skip the summer doldrums, we know there are many out there that continue to set appointments all season long. For

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Document Deep Dive: Pre Start Checklist

It’s not very often your customers are getting their roofs replaced. When it does happen, make sure the process is as streamlined as possible by using a Pre-Start Checklist. By using a pre-start checklist, you can communicate with your clients about the steps they need to take before you begin

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Document Deep Dive: Summary Report

If you’re curious about whether or not your bids are producing the right amount of profit, you should be using RoofSnap’s summary report, our most informative document. It not only displays the total contract price of your projects, but also calculates your estimated commissions, total costs incurred, applicable taxes and

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What Can You Do With Digital Documents?

If there’s one thing every small business owner hates, it’s paperwork. Forms, receipts and proposals fill folders and cover desks almost everywhere business is done. With Roofsnap, you’ll cut out the clutter (and the papercuts) by storing, sharing and even signing your RoofSnap documents digitally. In this week’s blog, we’ll

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How RoofSnap Organizes Your Notes

Selling roofing services often requires extensive documentation, regardless of how streamlined your process is. Whether you’re making note of damage found during inspection, jotting down a customer’s preference on where to deliver the dumpster or reminding the crew to re-roof the gazebo in the back, there is so much information

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Remote Measurements: What Are They?

If you’ve seen any advertisements from roofing software providers lately, you’ve probably heard the term “Remote Measurements” thrown around. Since Roofsnap has been in the measurement game for nearly eight years, we thought we’d use this week’s blog to define the term for everyone and dig into the details of

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