August 2021 Blog Archive

The Importance of Approved Submittals - August 2021 Sat, Aug 21, 2021 To the untrained eye, a construction project is a work of art that simply appears on the horizon brick by brick, with all of the pertinent pieces coming together to create a new office tower, school or luxury home. Read More

Strategies for Combatting the Employee Turnover Tidal Wave - August 2021 Thu, Aug 19, 2021 As businesses recover from the economic, medical and social impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, they may be facing another challenge: attracting and retaining the best employees. Read More

Skylights and Truss Roofs: The Perfect Match? - August 2021 Tue, Aug 17, 2021 Pre-engineered systems are changing building efficiencies for the better. Read More

SB 76 Misinformation Causes Roofing Contractors Anxiety - August 2021 Sun, Aug 15, 2021 If you are reading this article, you have probably heard about SB 76, which made some changes to the Florida statutes that regulate property insurance. Read More

Celebrating 100 Years of FRSA and the American Roofer - August 2021 Fri, Aug 13, 2021 It is truly an honor to be fortunate enough to be the 100th President of FRSA and I look forward to celebrating this momentous year with all of you. I have seen a lot of great leaders in our organization over the years and I hope that I will be able ... Read More

Medical Marijuana in the Workplace Conundrum - August 2021 Wed, Aug 11, 2021 Since the passage of the Medical Use of Marijuana Act in 2017, more than 300,000 patients have received medical marijuana ID cards. Read More

Is This Any Way to Run a Company? - August 2021 Mon, Aug 09, 2021 You would have to be dead or living in one of the world’s most remote locations not to have noticed that the Internet has changed the way the world does business. Read More

Impacts of ASCE 7-16 Code Changes on Florida Solar Installers - August 2021 Sat, Aug 07, 2021 What is ASCE 7-16 and how does it affect residential solar projects in Florida? Read More

Green Roofs – The Embodiment of Sustainability in the Roofing Industry - August 2021 Thu, Aug 05, 2021 Over the last several years, the architectural community has ramped up its focus on sustainability to help reduce the environmental impact of their building designs. Unfortunately, the overuse and often incorrect use of the word “sustainable” by buil... Read More

Governor DeSantis Approves Industry Priority Legislation - August 2021 Tue, Aug 03, 2021 The Governor recently wrapped up the policy work of the 2021 legislative session with the approval of a handful of construction industry related bills. Read More