A Blog for the Tech Savvy Roofer

Attending a Virtual Roofing Trade Show

If you’re planning on attending a virtual trade show this year, you might have some questions. How do I attend a virtual trade show? What do I do when I get there? Many of the biggest shows have postponed their events in hopes that the pandemic’s impact on attendance will

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SketchOS: The Best Roof Measurement Service?

There are a lot of measurement services targeting the roofing industry. Some vendors have been at it for years and new ones seem to pop up every day. But no matter the provider, when you order a measurement report from a vendor you’re looking for accuracy, speed, and value. RoofSnap’s

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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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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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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 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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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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