A Blog for the Tech Savvy Roofer

3 Technologies that Roofing Companies Need

The year is 2021, and technology is now an integral part of every aspect of our lives. That includes the roofing trade, where nails have been holding down asphalt shingles relatively unchanged since 1903. As a technology company, RoofSnap has seen a lot of trends come and go in our

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Roofing Better in 2021

It’s the season of self-improvement, and as the new year begins, we’re handing out some suggestions on how you can set your roofing business up for more success. If you’re planning to start roofing better in 2021 and make it a year of growth for your business, we’ve got three

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Help Your Roofing Sales Team Hit Their Year-End Goals

If your company has unmet, end of year sales goals, your sales team is likely a little extra stressed as the holidays approach. While you might be tempted to incentivize performance with a contest and a prize – like a hard to find PlayStation 5 – we suggest a different

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Winter Business Opportunities for Roofers

In much of North America, winter is a slow time for the roofing industry. As temperatures start to nose below 40 degrees and asphalt shingles stop sealing in the sun, installations slow and the sales team starts taking some vacation time. Your business doesn’t need to head into hibernation though!

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3 Key Features of the Best Roofing Software

3 Key Features of the Best Roofing Software

When RoofSnap was founded 10 years ago, you could count the number of roofing software companies on one hand. Now, there are so many out there we can hardly keep track! In our decade in the industry, we’ve seen what makes a roofing software work well for contractors, and we’ve

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Step Up Your Roofing Skills

Roofing is an industry with a low bar to enter, but a high bar for success. If you have a profitable business and a list of completed roofs under your belt, you’ve definitely acquired some skills along the way. Keeping those roofing skills sharp is important, so this week we’re

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Selling Roofs Remotely With RoofSnap – Webinar Recap

If there’s one thing that 2020 has made clear to the roofing industry, it’s that we need to be flexible if we’re going to survive. During the spring, stay-at-home orders in some states presented hurdles to companies trying to continue their vital work serving their communities. Here at RoofSnap, we

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Why You Should Skip the Manual Measurements

Here at RoofSnap, we concentrate on improving things with technology, whether that’s beating the heat during the summer sales season or making it easier to keep your notes organized. We also don’t speak poorly of the “traditional” ways of doing business. We know old-school methods have been proven useful, and

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RoofSnap’s High-Definition Imagery

If you’ve used a map software like Google Earth in the last couple of years, you know that they’re not always up to date. When you’re trying to scout a job site or measure a roof remotely, you’re relying on your imagery source to reflect the site’s current conditions. Stale

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Mile-High Hail

If you’re in the roofing industry and subscribe to any nation-wide social-media groups, you’ve probable seen pictures of the hail that’s been pounding Colorado over the past week. Hell, even if you’re a social media hermit you’ve probably seen the golf-ball sized ice balls on your local news channel.

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