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RCS supports the roofing industry and we want you to know what is going on! There are so many opportunities for education but one of the best is the International Roofing Expo (IRE). We are creating this page to help you get the most out of the 2020 IRE in Dallas, February 4-6, 2020. Check here daily to find out about NRCA events, ROOFPAC, The Roofing Alliance, National Women in Roofing and all of the great speakers and educational classes offered during the week. We will also be highlighting new product releases, hospitality events, meetings and networking opportunities so you can make the most of this event.

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You're Invited to Beacon's Customer Appreciation Party Tuesday, February 4, 2020, 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm Gilley's Dallas, 1135 S. Lamar St. Dallas TX 75215 Enjoy Live Music, mechanical bull riding, and Texas home-style cuisine. Register Now Read More
RoofersCoffeeShop (RCS) encourages all roofing professionals to attend the International Roofing Expo. RoofersCoffeeShop®, the award-winning place where the industry meets for technology, information and everyday business, is proud to sponsor the First-Time Attendee Reception, Monday, February 3, 2020 from 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center ... Read More
When building facades leak the owner is typically faced with costly, invasive renovations or temporary fixes that will fail and leak again.  GE Silicones offers a better alternative and they want to show it to you in booth #6144 at the International Roofing Expo February 4 – 6, 2020 in ... Read More
Accurence, a Next Gear Solutions company, is passionate about building smart property insurance solutions, leading the way in automated adjusting. Accurence is the maker of ScopeAssist, an all-in-one mobile inspection app with automated scope guidelines that integrates seamlessly with Xactimate to produce estimates that adjusters understand and accept—all in 60 seconds. ... Read More
The experienced team members at DaVinci Roofscapes took a good thing and made it better. Our industry-leading composite slate and shake roofing systems have the authentic look you love, and the superior performance you want. DaVinci leads the industry in the greatest selection of colors, tile thickness and tile width variety. ... Read More
It’s All Here!   Visit us at Booth #3615 and find the latest solutions for liquid applied, single ply, metal, MB/BUR, safety and more at Tremco’s booth.   Stop by and talk with our knowledgeable Contactor Support Specialists not just about what we offer but about any roofing issue you have, watch our how-to videos, ... Read More
McElroy Metal’s 138T shingle recover system is the industry's best solution to retrofit existing shingle roofs. This system installs directly over existing shingles with patented clips, creating an energy-saving Above Sheathing Ventilation (ASV) airspace between the existing roof and the new 138T roof. Also being featured will be Green Span ... Read More
Seven outstanding roofing professionals compete for Best of the Best Recognition. The Roofing Alliance, the foundation of the National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA), announces the winners of the 2019-2020 Most Valuable Player (MVP) Awards. The winners are invited to the 2020 International Roofing Expo® (IRE) in Dallas, Texas, where they will ... Read More
Across America, roofing professionals are learning how to save time and money from TAMKO’s Rick the Roofer® as he offers first-hand product and industry knowledge on national roadshow tours. This year, roofing professionals will have even more opportunities to learn the latest with Rick the Roofer as he kicks off the 2020 ... Read More
Do you want to see 43% revenue growth, save 8 hours a week per person, and collect 25% more payments by the end of 2020? These are the AVERAGE numbers JobNimbus users see. Let nothing slip through the cracks with simple, all-in-one roofing software. Manage leads and your sales pipeline and see your entire production on an interactive ... Read More
Make your plans to join us in Dallas! Date: February 4th - 6th, 2020 Location: Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Halls B-E, Dallas, Texas Join over 14,000 roofing professionals for the industry’s largest event - the International Roofing Expo.  At the IRE you will make connections with both residential and commercial contractors, remodelers, distributors, ... Read More
New Tech Machinery manufactures the world’s finest portable roof panel and gutter machines.  We provide roof panel, gutter and specialty machines to contractors in over 30 countries worldwide. Our products and service are unmatched in the industry! We offer 4 roof panel machines (SSQ II, SSH, SSR and 5VC), our popular MACH II gutter machines in 5", ... Read More
By Heidi J. Ellsworth, RCS Partner. Cotney lawyers speak on diversity and immigration during the 2020 IRE. Attending the International Roofing Expo in February is a must for roofing professionals.  It is the time to meet up with manufacturers, distributors, technology companies and much more.  In fact, one of the leading providers ... Read More
6 Roofers will be randomly drawn at the 2020 IRE to receive Safety and Stormseal training (value $995 per person) All you need to do is... Enter online before the show (Feb 4th, 2020) Visit the Stormseal booth #6642 to see if you won Register Now   Read More
Visit Leister in booth #2204 to view our newest semi-automatic welder, UNIDRIVE 500, which we believe will be a welcome addition to your shop! Leister representatives will provide demos of our automatic welders for single-ply membranes throughout the duration of the show. Working with modified bitumen? Then check-out the BITUMAT B2. Need hand tools? Look no further! ... Read More
Join us in Dallas! Join us! National Women in Roofing (NWIR) is hosting a one-day conference in Dallas, Texas on February 2, 2020 in advance of IRE. By attending, you will connect, discover and cultivate new relationships with roofing professionals. The third annual NWiR Day is the premiere conference for multidisciplinary women ... Read More
NWIR Day 2020’s theme is “Driving Your Success” and is an all-day conference for women in roofing scheduled for February 2, 2020. National Women in Roofing (NWIR), a national organization focused on the empowerment of women within the roofing industry, has opened registration for 2020 NWIR Day being held in Dallas, ... Read More
The website for the 2020 NRCA ROOFPAC IRE Silent Auction is LIVE, and we are excited for you to see this year's items! The following is information about how to register and bid on items. Online bidding is necessary for all silent auction items. All bids must be placed through a ... Read More
GAF is North America’s largest roofing and waterproofing manufacturer and a part of Standard Industries, a global company focused on building materials. GAF’s products include a comprehensive portfolio of roofing and waterproofing solutions for residential and commercial properties as well as for civil engineering applications. The full GAF offering is ... Read More
During the 2019 IRE, make sure to visit NRCA booth 2523 where you can “Spin to Win” great prizes, including free NRCA membership for one year, a Yeti Cooler and more. While there, you can speak with NRCA experts, fellow roofing professionals and NRCA staff about membership and exciting new programs, ... Read More
Try out the new Cobra Lap Joint Nozzle with Through the Roof sealant at the Sashco Booth #907. With the Cobra you can lay down a flawless bead in 1/3 the time of 2 round beads and save 50% on material. No tooling needed. Why run a flat bead with a ... Read More
WANTED: Rising stars or established contractors seeking a competitive edge. Only the best need apply to become an IKO ROOFPRO!  Find out how at the IKO Booth #5911. Learn More about the ROOFPRO program. Read More
Visit the NRCA booth to meet our staff and get a chance to win some of these great prizes. During the 2020 IRE, make sure to visit NRCA booth 5715 where you can "Spin to Win" great prizes, including a Yeti cooler, free NRCA membership for one year, free NRCA ProCertification™ and more! While ... Read More
Western Colloid manufacturers Fluid Applied Reinforced Roofing systems and energy-saving Cool Roof coatings. For more than 40 years our systems and coatings have been used throughout the U.S.  Our systems are water-based and can be used over most types of existing roof membranes. Including BUR, Gravel, Modified Bitumen, PVC, TPO, EPDM and metal. We ... Read More
By Marco Industries.  Visit Marco at Booth 1622 at the International Roofing Expo®. Where will you be February 4th – 6th? If you’re in Dallas, Texas, chances are you’ll be at the International Roofing Expo. More than 14,000 roofing professionals are expected to attend the show including residential and commercial contractors, remodelers, ... Read More
This year Duro-Last will feature some new products at IRE like the Duro-Last® Roof Pavers, Custom-Fabricated Duro-Last® Rock-Ply® Membrane, and Duro-Last® Solvent-Grip™ Spray Adhesive. We are also offering hands-on learning at the booth allowing visitors the opportunity to weld stacks and flashings. Visit us at IRE Booth #4912 and Learn More. Duro-Last® Roof Pavers Now available in tan, ... Read More
Come visit CertainTeed at booth #4004 and see why NorthGate is a great option for cold weather installation and impact resistance versus hail. Our staff will be available throughout the expo to give booth visitors hands-on demonstrations exhibiting NorthGate’s cold-weather flexibility, as well as 2" steel ball drop tests to ... Read More
Time is just about up! Roof system installers interested in taking FREE NRCA ProCertification hands-on performance exams held during the International Roofing Expo® Feb. 4-6 in Dallas need to REGISTER NOW Installer candidates must apply no later than Jan. 21 to take advantage of this exciting opportunity and receive FREE 2020 ... Read More
Visit Sherwin-Williams at Booth #3610 to learn how to Make More with Metal. Metal roofing brings more business your way. Already a $3.3 billion industry in North America, the metal roofing market is expected to grow 7 percent through 2020. From authentic traditional looks to remarkable contemporary styles, metal roofing is attracting ... Read More
Titebond® WeatherMaster™ Metal Roof Sealant is Miami Dade County approved, available in over 75 colors, extrudes down to 0 degrees F., exceptional adhesion to Kynar™ coated metal, UV resistant, waterproof, permanently flexible, won't crack, bonds to wet surfaces, paintable and Green build approved. Visit us at IRE Booth#1805 and Learn More. Read More
Visit the RCS booth #5347 at IRE and get a very cool RCS metal carabiner mug when you sign up for R-Club. RoofersCoffeeShop®, the award-winning place where the industry meets for technology, information and everyday business, offers roofing contractors a one-of-a-kind club for networking, education, information and good ‘ole roofing fun, ... Read More
A.C.T. Metal Deck Supply, the largest distributor of metal deck in the U.S., serves all 50 states with 15 locations and has prided itself on serving the needs of the building community for nearly 50 years. They stock a complete inventory of metal roof deck, form deck and composite floor deck ... Read More
Activities include a rooftop technology tour and a contractor technology educational panel. Roofing Technology Think Tank (RT3), a group of progressive roofing professionals focused on technology solutions for the roofing industry, announced activities scheduled for the International Roofing Expo (IRE) 2020. Dallas, Texas-based RT3 member KPost Roofing & Waterproofing will host members ... Read More
Don't miss these outstanding NRCA educational opportunities taught by industry experts at the International Roofing Expo! Registration for the following events is available through the International Roofing Expo:® CERTA Train-the-Trainer Feb. 3 Roofing Industry Fall Protection from A to Z Feb. 3 Foreman Leadership Training Level 1—English Feb. 6   Click here to view the full calendar of NRCA's ... Read More
RCS Influencers to share wisdom, advice and insight about the importance of company culture. RoofersCoffeeShop®, the award-winning website where the industry meets for technology, information and everyday business, invites roofing professionals to an RCS Influencers panel on The Strength of Company Culture in Recruiting, Thursday, February 6, 2020 at 7:45 a.m.  ... Read More
Mention Texas and thoughts typically turn to cowboys and rodeos. But during the International Roofing Expo (IRE) Feb. 4-6 in Dallas, Texas, Owens Corning will bring the spectacle of surfing to its booth (2604). Whether IRE attendees “hang loose” or “hang 10”, they can register to win a custom surfboard ... Read More
Join us on Monday, February 3, 2020, in Dallas, Texas at Gilley's for the Roof Coatings Manufacturers Association Annual Gala!   The event will be held in conjunction with the International Roofing Expo (IRE)! We invite you to celebrate and network with your fellow members. The RCMA Gala will begin at 6:30 pm and will honor ... Read More
Come visit us at booth #6642 We are featuring... Pre-set up demo of the product on a small wooden house Free Stormseal t-shirts Showcase of all the equipment needed Video showing the product in action Thanks, and see you there!  Tim Highley, Digital Marketing Manager Read More
Join over 14,000 roofing professionals for the industry’s largest event - the International Roofing Expo. Every year the biggest, most influential trade event for the roofing construction and maintenance industry provides total coverage of the innovative equipment, suppliers, resources, information and technologies that are shaping the future of our industry. With over ... Read More
Roof Hugger’s are single-piece, high strength, 16ga., “Z” shaped sub-purlins, specifically punched to allow the ribs of the existing metal panel to pass through the “Z”. This allows a new metal roof to be directly attached to this “Z” for a close-fitting, structurally correct connection, saving time and money. Roof Hugger ... Read More
Save the Date! Feb 4th - 6th 2020 Location:  Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Dallas 650 S Griffin St., Dallas, TX 75202  With 498 exhibiting companies and 16 hours of exhibit time, you’ll find thousands of innovative, profit-driving, audience-engaging products and services on display that spans 152,100 net sq. ft. The International Roofing Expo ... Read More
Topps® Products produces world-class proven roof coating, repair products, and maintenance systems used in all climates and across the globe. Their proven approach to roof maintenance needs provides sustainable solutions with unchallenged physical properties and Energy Star® efficiency for economical answers to your roof’s problems. Visit us at IRE Booth #1523 ... Read More
With over 60 years of excellence, DECRA Metal Roofing, the leading manufacturer of stone coated steel roofing products is committed to the environment and quality. Offering the ultimate performance and design, DECRA is available in a variety of profiles and colors and includes a Lifetime Limited Warranty, a 120 mph Wind ... Read More
The SRS Raise the Roof Foundation Charity Concert is back and bigger than ever! Join us for an amazing night of entertainment & FUNdraising! The #1 Concert at the International Roofing Expo is back! Come join us for an amazing night of entertainment, fun, and fundraising at Gilley's Dallas! We are thrilled ... Read More
Equipter aims to improve the way roofing contractors work by providing top-of-the-line, patented roofing equipment that saves time, money, and headaches associated with roofing debris management.  Aaron Beiler founded the company after spending over a decade as owner and operator of a family-run roof replacement company. During his time in the ... Read More
By Lauren White, RCS Reporter. Join other professional women in the roofing industry February 2, 2020 for a full day of learning, networking, and activities! The third annual National Women in Roofing (NWIR) Day is taking place February 2, 2020!  Will you be there? This one-day conference is packed with information, activities, ... Read More
RoofSnap’s accurate and intuitive measuring software is better than ever, with integrated HD imagery from Nearmap. Measure with confidence and estimate from Android, iOS, and any computer with our browser-based Web App. Fast, Affordable Measurement Reports! For our subscribers who don’t have time to draw their own roofs, SketchOS (Sketch Ordering Service) is ... Read More
Make sure to stop by Jobba Trade Technologies (booth #6325) at IRE 2020! Our team will be showing off our field-tested and roofing-approved devices from Samsung and Panasonic, as well as answering all of your most-pressing software and technology questions. We’ll also be showcasing JOBBA’s Sales and Service modules’ easy-to-use tools, ... Read More
FiberTite Roofing Systems provide operational security to the world’s most powerful brands with an innovative, high performance coated fabric membrane. Its unique four-layer technology sets the performance standard in roofing with a proprietary, proven formula utilizing Elvaloy® Ketone Ethylene Ester (KEE), and provides unmatched puncture, chemical and UV resistance. Visit us ... Read More
GREEN LINK, Inc. was established to discover innovative solutions to higher performance and more sustainable construction. Our focus is designing polymeric architectural products which include the KnuckleHead Support System, as well as specialty products for clean rooms. We work with contractors, architects, building owners and facility managers to engineer and produce ... Read More
Tilcor Roofing Systems products are manufactured by the Ross Roof Group, who has been involved in the roofing industry for over 4 generations since 1942. Its stone-coated steel roofing systems incorporate cutting-edge Zincalume® protective steel, which gives the tiles a significantly longer service life than galvanized tiles. Made in New ... Read More
Visit us at Booth #6533 Commercial and residential roofers—looking for technology that can revolutionize and streamline your quoting process? Using Nearmap’s rich 3D data, you can quickly and accurately measure roof pitch and slope, assess site conditions, and design stunning proposals to win more bids. Stop scaling roofs and start scaling ... Read More
The International Roofing Expo® is larger than ever, so don’t miss this opportunity to join other first-time attendees and get prepared for the big event. You’ll hear from the industry—NRCA, other attendees, manufacturers, and the IRE show organizers—so you know what to expect when the doors open.   The First-Time Attendees Reception ... Read More
SOPREMA offers a comprehensive line of roofing, waterproofing, wall protection and civil engineering solutions combining superior products and systems with decades of proven performance. Our solutions include industry leading SBS-modified bitumen membranes, polymeric PMMA/PMA liquid applied membranes and synthetic single-ply PVC membranes. For applications as diverse as roofing, below-grade waterproofing, ... Read More
By Karen L. Edwards, RCS Editor. Six women from GAF have teamed up to teach other women how to make roof repairs. Deidra Johnson is a Center for the Advancement of Roofing Excellence (CARE) Regional Training Manager at GAF serving Texas and the Ozarks. At NWIR Day, she will be using her ... Read More
IB Roof Systems is a complete PVC, flat roofing solutions company, producing the best in high-performance PVC membranes and roofing systems for low-sloped roofs.  IB Roof Systems delivers tested and custom fabricated roofing accessories to meet the unique demands of roofing contractors. Quality Products. Exceptional Service. Technical Support. “Discover the ... Read More
  General Coatings Manufacturing Corp. (GCMC) offers high performance, next-generation spray foam & coating systems for all construction applications. GCMC is committed to manufacturing our roofing & insulation products to the highest quality standards while providing exceptional customer service and field tech support. Visit Us at IRE Booth #2315 and Learn More. Read More
Hands-on demos, technology and learning to be showcased. Interactive experiences, digital technology and learning come together at Owens Corning Roofing’s booth (#2604) during IRE, February 4-6 in Dallas, Texas. A surfboard photo opportunity, hands-on demonstration stations and digital tools to give contractors the competitive edge are on display during the show. A ... Read More
The Roofing Technology Think Tank (RT3) will moderate a contractor panel who will share their successes and challenges with implementing technology into sales and marketing, operations, back office, health and safety and recruiting. The panel will be moderated by Heidi Ellsworth. This session will be presented at all levels. 1. Evaluate ... Read More
Tropical Roofing Products is a national manufacturer of Fluid Applied Roof Restoration Systems for the Professional Roofing Contractors and specifiers used in the repair, maintenance and restoration of roofing systems. Sold exclusively through Wholesale Distribution partners,  Tropical Roofing Products manufactures Primers, Adhesives, Mastics, Cements, Fibered and Non-Fibered Coatings, and Acrylic and ... Read More

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