A Blog for the Tech Savvy Roofer

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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How Could Coronavirus Impact the Roofing Industry?

From closing borders to shuttering schools, the current viral outbreak has a lot of people worried. In the roofing industry, the sales process is still a personal one. What are the implications for roofing salespeople, and the roofing industry as a whole in the coming months? We’ll discuss the possibilities,

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RoofSnap’s 2020 Convention Schedule

If you’re heading to a roofing industry event in the next few weeks, chances are we will be there too! Check out our planned convention schedule below and make sure to stop by and say hi to our team if you’re in the area!

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How you can keep your salespeople safe… and off your insurance

If you pay attention to news out of the roofing industry, you know that two themes dominate the headlines. Labor shortages and hefty fines stemming from the absence of fall-protection and injuries. Providing fall protection and new hires is a job for other companies, but as a solutions-oriented company, we

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Finding Help for your Business Software

We live in a world where there’s a software solution for almost everything. But what about when your problem is with the software? That’s when you need to know where to go for answers. In this post, we’re sharing our advice on getting support for the software your business uses.

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Younger, Safer, Smarter: The State of Roofing in 2019

We’re fresh off a trip to the IRE and about to fly out to Vegas for SVG’s annual education convention. Last week, we met and talked with vendors and contractors alike, trying to define the industry’s pain points and devise opportunities to solve them. This week’s blog is our thoughts

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2018 Green Roofing Review

In a continuation on our last blog post, this week we’re brushing up on the environmentally friendly tech that’s come out in the last year. Winter months are a perfect time to spend a little time researching new systems and preparing to offer them to customers next year. As 2019

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LETS TALK LABOR

It is no secret that there’s a labor shortage in our industry, the jobs numbers released last week show employers scrambling to fill positions. Publications in our industry have been bemoaning this fact for the better part of a decade, since home construction bottomed out in 2011. And while there

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Roofing Business Requirements

Lately, we’ve been talking about what it takes to be a well-connected, well-represented small business in our blogs. As we’ve been building our own new website, preparing for trade shows, and fighting the never-ending fight of SEO (Search Engine Optimization), we’ve been thinking about what it takes to have a

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Scaling your Small Roofing Business

One of the toughest parts of the roofing business is breaking into it. Although start-up costs for a roofer can be relatively low compared to other entrepreneurial ventures, building a company from a 3-man crew into a successful enterprise is not for the faint of heart. Many of our customers

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