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RoofersCoffeeShop® is doing its best to represent the entire roofing industry and that means becoming a resource for our Spanish speaking roofers. We have had a few posts in the Spanish language but we want to give Español a home here. We have implemented these improvements to the website:

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  • Spanish language classified ads
  • Spanish language in News and Blogs
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It is a mobile office tool for management for construction and trades, providing quick and easy documents needed to run your business every day. They include Spanish resources and support such as help guides, video tutorials and more. Don’t let language be a barrier, their construction mobile app is fully ... Read More
By Karen L. Edwards, RCS Editor. If you’re tired of owning your own business but love roofing, this plan might be right for you. When you think of exit planning for your roofing company, do you envision retirement? Maybe you haven’t even thought of exit planning for your business. Often, owners don’t ... Read More
RCS Influencer Rudy Gutierrez says that Roofing Day in DC is very important to the future and success of the roofing industry. Four of our Shell Roofing team members will be attending Roofing Day in DC. It is important to show up, support the roofing industry and advocate on behalf of ... Read More
The Industrial Commission and the Roofing industry have come together to form an Alliance. The alliance is to help with the challenge that many roofers have in helping their employees to understand the importance of tying off. As a result – ARCA has been put in charge of tracking ... Read More
Vertical Integration: IKO’s competitive advantage stems from our vertical integration initiatives. Being vertically integrated means that IKO owns more aspects of the manufacturing process and raw material supply than many of our competitors. IKO manufactures our own select glass fibers and integrates those fibers into the premium fiberglass mat used as ... Read More
Successful sealant specification, design, and installation requires consideration of the unique characteristics of different sealants. Generic sealant treatment will likely lead to sealant failure and loss of building tightness. This presentation will show the student the importance of proper sealant joint design, including factors that cause joint failure, such as ... Read More
The 2017 NRCA Roofing Manual now is available in Spanish! For the first time, the NRCA Roofing Manual: Steep-slope Roof Systems—2017 is available in Spanish! The Spanish version of NRCA’s popular roofing manual contains the latest information about the design, materials and installation techniques applicable to steep-slope roofing applications. It includes five ... Read More
Increase your personal and company productivity with free access to various recordings of the virtual seminars of entrepreneurship, marketing, leadership and self-improvement. Ing. Figueroa is the founder of Hispanic Business Consultants and is one of the few bilingual instructors dedicated to teaching employees to be more motivated and acquire better techniques ... Read More
Supervisory skills are essential to develop effective and profitable team leaders. The supervisory skills introduced here are critical for supervisors who are new to their position and for those who have several years as supervisors. I start my training programs usually with the topic of change. The reason is that people ... Read More
Discover the science on the force exerted by the wind and how it changes. Understand how changes affect roof material options and codes. Learn about testing techniques and specifications for metal roof options and accessories to improve resistance to wind forces, providing a safer building at a lower cost. This course ... Read More
A.C.T. Metal Deck Supply announced the release of the version of their Metal Deck 101 videos that will give Spanish-speaking professional roofers a resource to increase their knowledge of the metal platform, metal deck accessories and address frequently asked questions. The video library contains 13 videos, in Spanish and English, found ... Read More
Download this informative application manual about Metalflex SBS from MBTechnology. An elastomeric membrane manufactured with an embossed foil surfacing and reinforced with a woven fiberglass mat. Metalflex SBS is available in standard aluminum and colored aluminum. The aluminum top surface offers unparalleled reflectivity and weather ability. It ... Read More
Join us for a FREE Latino Contractor VIP Party @ the SRS XTV from 5pm to 7pm. Free drinks, food, and entertainment. Find more details here! Read More
Get your free sample of Metalflex SBS now! An elastomeric membrane manufactured with an embossed foil surfacing and reinforced with a woven fiberglass mat. Metalflex SBS is available in standard aluminum and colored aluminum. The aluminum top surface offers unparalleled reflectivity and weather ability. It is Class A fire ... Read More
RCS Influencer Charles Antis says jobs need to be tailored to the individual worker so everyone can succeed at a higher level. Editor’s note: Listen to the full interview to hear the results of Antis Roofing’s investment in thoughtful and intentional employee development programs and why they allow employees ... Read More
Astec is a leading brand of fluid-applied membrane systems for the sustainable restoration of roofs, walls, tanks, piping, ductwork and other industrial surfaces. Our elastomeric products and component systems provide seamless, waterproof and weathertight barriers, as well as providing high solar reflectivity and dissipation of heat, all while reducing UV ... Read More
The MRCA is committed to providing a better training experience for all of your personnel. Fully updated with unique content, the MRCA's webinar based CERTA training is the new standard for CERTA safety instruction! In addition to standard English language training, your Spanish speaking crews can now receive the exact same ... Read More
By Cass Jacoby, RCS Reporter. Making bilingual resources available makes it easy for the Latinx community to learn more about Polyglass products. Forbes reports that 13 percent of the population speaks Spanish at home in the U.S., making it the second largest population of Spanish speakers in the ... Read More
Obtain employee transformation with this Effective Supervisor online training that will help your Hispanic employees obtain even higher leadership positions. Learn from free extracts of the video-lessons for the online supervisory program. Effective Supervisor Online Training is in Spanish with subtitles in English that will help you to ... Read More
El principal recurso técnico de la NRCA le entrega la información de techado más actualizada y útil de la industria. Es una excelente adición a su biblioteca técnica y es un material de referencia confiable para los exámenes de licencia de contratista de techos estatal. La colección contiene los siguientes cuatro ... Read More
¡Mira todos los S-5! seminarios web en su página de seminarios web, aquí. ¡Aprenda más sobre 5-S! ¡Visita el S-5! Directorio RCS. Las Mejores Prácticas para Instalar Paneles Solares sobre Techos Metálicos – SPANISH ONLY Descripción del Curso: Con la alta demanda de energías renovables en estos tiempos, propietarios de edificios y residencias, comienzan ... Read More
By Lauren White, RCS Editor. Get ready for the biggest and only Hispanic contractor’s expo in Houston this October 2-3, 2021. Techos, carpinteros, contristas generales, estimados y más están invitados a ExpoContratista en el 2-3 Octubre 2021. Roofers, carpenters, general contractors, estimators and more are invited to ExpoContratista on ... Read More
Bring out the best in your employees with the bilingual and bicultural training courses from Better Employees. RoofersCoffeeShop, the award-winning place where the industry meets for technology, information and everyday business, is pleased to welcome Better Employees into its community for contractors. Better Employees is a bilingual training company ... Read More
SRS y OC presentan el camino de un Contratista de Techos ... Ayudando a llevar su negocio al siguiente nivel. En esta serie de seminarios web de cinco partes, SRS y Owens Corning compartirán herramientas fácil de implementar, recursos y mejores prácticas diseñadas específicamente para el contratista de techos Latino. Cada ... Read More
Industry professionals can stay up-to-date with S-5!’s product offerings, training videos and educational webinars―all in Spanish. S-5!, the leading authority on metal roof attachment technology, announces its new Spanish company Facebook page dedicated to the Latin American market. “S-5! continues to experience growth throughout Latin America and has recently onboarded a number ... Read More
ARCA along with Insure Compliance & The Mahoney Group are pleased to present Fall Protection Webinars ENGLISH Date: August 27, 2020 (THUR) Time: 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM Location: Comfort of your own home or office Cost: Free Requirements: Participants must supply a headshot photo*; paperwork completed (click here) and properly wear their harness for the ... Read More
By Lauren White, RCS Reporter. There’s a growing demand for companies to advertise in their consumers’ native languages. Living in the digital age, people are constantly being exposed to and consuming content. They want to be able to access information wherever they are and whenever they want to, without restrictions. ... Read More
My book is an analysis and practical guide regarding how to treat the people in our lives so they will want to stay with us; whether they are our partner or spouse, our children, our friends, our employees or our customers, our hope is that they will become our “raving ... Read More
OSHA 10-Hour training is a 10-hour course in construction industry safety and health hazard recognition and prevention developed by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration of the United States Department of Labor. Topics covered in the course include personal protection equipment, fall prevention, material handling, scaffolds, tool lockout, and ladder ... Read More
Expansion joints are specified for specialized projects in which common sealants would not be successful. When expansion joints are used, the designer or consultant must understand and correctly calculate the anticipated movement of the joint where it is installed. This course explains several items related to expansion-joint specification such as ... Read More
Obtain employee transformation with this Effective Supervisor online training that will help your Hispanic employees obtain even higher leadership positions. Learn from free extracts of the video-lessons for the online supervisory program. Effective Supervisor Online Training is in Spanish with subtitles in English that will help you to ... Read More
Sesión Informativa con Cotney Construction Law Group En este video, realizaremos una sesión informativa con Cotney Construction Law Group. Jacqueline Feliciano y Gabe Pinilla compartirán consejos e ideas sobre algunas de las necesidades legales más comunes en la industria de los techos. Los temas que revisaremos incluyen: Consejos para propietarios de ... Read More
Mantengase Conectado con su Familia de Trabajo Spanish-speaking roofing workers can stay connected with their roofing communities through NRCA’s new Ruferos de los buenos Facebook page! This is the home for all roofing workers. They work hard. They have a strong sense of community. They are heroes. This is the home for those ... Read More
GET ACCESS TO THESE ASSESSMENTS TOOLS How Is Your Attitude – Bilingual Skills Of An Effective Supervisor – Bilingual Becoming Indispensable – Bilingual What Kind of Communicator Are You? – English Personal Mindset Analysis – English How Good Are Your Leadership Skills – English Sign Up Here! Read More
DECRA provides the strength and durability of a stone coated steel roof with easy installation, creating the perfect roof solution for contractors. With their estimating sheets, contractors can bid jobs in any language. Find Them Here Read More
Ing. Figueroa is the founder of Hispanic Business Consultants and is one of the few bilingual instructors dedicated to teaching employees to be more motivated and acquire better techniques to perform their role, whether as supervisors, managers, sales and service executives to the client. This is done through training programs ... Read More
SRS Distribution is committed to providing education and business resources to Latino contractors, businesses and workers. We want to share what our friends at SRS are doing to support the roofing industry. SRS has a Latino Forum and the Facebook page “SRS para Latinos” please like and follow ... Read More
See all the Polyset videos on the ICP Youtube channel. Learn more about Polyset, visit their RCS Directory. Polyset CT-20 Training Video Polyset® CR-20® is a low-rise, two-component polyurethane foam adhesive engineered for speed and simplicity. Polyset CR-20 is ideal for adhering a variety of insulation boards, cover boards, as well as fleece ... Read More
By Morgan Arwood, MRCA. This program is an essential tool when preparing new employees for the jobsite. The Midwest Roofing Contractors Association (MRCA) Safety Committee, led by Bob Poutre of Roof Tech in Stillwater, MN, has committed to making sure safety is for everyone. In 2017, MRCA released the English version of ... Read More
Fama Construction, Atlanta GA Únase a nosotros, amigos Contratistas de Techos, al comenzar la serie de entrevistas de Contratistas de SRS para Latinos y CertainTeed. Estas entrevistas resaltarán el impacto del mercado Hispano (instalador, propietario y consumidor) pero también discutirán las tendencias en la industria de los techos. Nos acompaña Manaya ... Read More
This topic discusses the importance of accepting change and not resisting it, and how to take advantage of the opportunities that arise from the change. By adapting to change, it reduces stress and conflict in the workplace and creates a more positive and cohesive environment. Get started with the Part 1 ... Read More
Únase a nosotros, contratistas de techos, para nuestra primera entrevista de contratistas exitosos con nuestro amigo de IKO Roofing Mark Pass. En esta entrevista platicaremos con Luis Echeverría propietario de Final Touch Construction en Fontana, CA. La entrevista con Luis resaltara sobre su historia en la industria de Roofing, las ... Read More
By SRS Distribution. Join SRS Distribution in celebrating the history and cultural richness of the Hispanic and Latino community and their contributions to the construction and roofing industry. English At SRS Distribution Para Latinos, we are honored to join our great community of contractors in celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month. During this month, ... Read More
Heidi J. Ellsworth hosts a very special RCS Webinar with Eduardo Figueroa of Better Employees and Charles Antis and Susan DeGrassi of Antis roofing talking about the importance of training and the Latinx workforce. Eduardo has worked with the Antis team to teach leadership skills to the Antis team ... Read More
By National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA). NRCA now offers its resources en Español to accommodate Spanish-speaking roofing professionals. NRCA has made available a redesigned website en Español. The new page highlights the Latino community as a vital piece of the roofing industry and encourages Latino involvement in the NRCA to. ... Read More
Obtenga más información sobre Equipter, visite su Directorio de RCS. Ver más, suscríbase al canal Equipter de YouTube. QMBS Rents the Equipter RB4000 (en español) Equipter Customer Story - Divine Roofing Read More
Polyflex G FR Polyflex G HP Polyfresko G SBS FR Polystick XFR Adeso Low Slope Installation Guide APP Brochure Polyfresko Brochure Read More
Astec® Fluid Applied Solutions brochures are available to download in Spanish! Astec is a leading brand of fluid-applied membrane systems for the sustainable restoration of roofs, walls, tanks, piping, ductwork and other industrial surfaces. Our elastomeric products and component systems provide seamless, waterproof and weathertight barriers, as well as providing ... Read More
Con la alta demanda de energías renovables en estos tiempos, propietarios de edificios y residencias, comienzan a utilizar la energía solar como un generador esencial. Elegir la superficie correcta sobre dónde instalar los paneles solares, es muy importante para el proceso del diseño, el impacto económico inicial y al largo ... Read More
CertainTeed offers its Shingle Applicator Manual (SAM) mobile app that allows a user to display residential roofing installation instructions in Spanish. The SAM app, currently available for IOS and Android mobile devices, is an excellent on-the-job reference tool. The SAM app, currently available for IOS and Android mobile devices, is an ... Read More
Hispanic Heritage Month, which is generally observed from September 15th - October 15th, is a time to celebrate the contributions and unique heritage of Hispanics and Latinos - except, according to many reports, in the workplace. In this webinar, we will be joined by Julissa Chavez, SRS Program Manager for Latino ... Read More
Obtenga más información sobre SRS, visite su Directorio de RCS. Ver más, suscríbase al canal SRS de YouTube. SRS para Latinos presenta Roofer’s Coffee Shop En este video nuestro objetivo es demonstrar los recursos disponibles para la comunidad Latina con la publicación digital Roofer’s Coffee Shop. Repasaremos lo que es el Club R ... Read More
By Better Employees. Eduardo Figueroa coaches us on how to lead your team through a lasting, positive change to your company. In a video series, Eduardo Figueroa, an effective supervisor, teaches us about change and how you can lead one within your business. He starts by reminding us that ... Read More
See more Better Employees videos and subscribe to their YouTube channel here! Learn more about Gardner by visiting their RCS Directory. Better Employees & Antis Roofing: RCS Webinar 1 Effective Supervisor Welcome Video Pt.1 Effective Supervisor Welcome Video Pt.2 Effective Supervisor Welcome Video Pt.3 What is the Reality of Change? What is the reality of change pt.2 How ... Read More
By Cass Jacoby, RCS Reporter. Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by ensuring your Spanish-speaking employees know their rights during an OSHA inspection. Do your employees know that they do not have to give their personal information to an OSHA Investigator? Or that they can choose to end the interview at ... Read More
S3:E48 Heidi J. Ellsworth road trips to Southern California to visit with Eduardo Figueroa of Better Employees about the importance of providing leadership training for roofing contractors’ Latinx employees. Better Employees is a bilingual and bicultural training company dedicated to teaching individuals to become better employees, supervisors and managers. Eduardo ... Read More
Classes are open to anyone wishing to attend. These classes are held on Fridays and Saturdays and alternate English and Spanish. Check the website for specific class information. There are special instructions for individual attendees, please contact us for additional information. Link to the MRCA's CERTA page Read More
El día de hoy vamos a repasar nuevas tecnologías disponibles con SRS Distribution y Atlas Roofing para ayudar a crecer su negocio. Empezando con la nueva aplicación de SRS Distribution Roof Hub. La aplicación Roof Hub tiene la habilidad de enseñar un seguimiento de entregas en todos tus pedidos ... Read More
Session 1: Embrace Change – Part I (Liderando el Cambio) This topic discusses the importance of accepting change and not resisting it, and how to take advantage of the opportunities that arise from the change. By adapting to change, it reduces stress and conflict in the workplace and creates a more ... Read More
NRCA offers numerous programs in Spanish to help employers appropriately train their Spanish-speaking workers. Programs offered in Spanish include NRCA Toolbox Talks, NRCA’s Hazard Communication Program: Know the Signs, Serving Up Safety: A Recipe for Avoiding Falls on the Job, and NRCA’s Material Handling Series: Overhead and Understood, among ... Read More
By Cass Jacoby, RCS Reporter. This bilingual online training program will teach your employees how to become effective and profitable leaders. In Effective Supervisor, Eduardo Figueroa offers an integrated and comprehensive course to teach participants how to become better leaders. This program is practical, flexible and user-friendly. Effective ... Read More
NRCA offers E-News en español, an e-newsletter for Spanish-speaking roofing workers and roofing company owners. The biweekly e-newsletter offers roofing news, tips, training opportunities and other updates to keep Spanish-speaking roofing professionals informed and entertained. Roofing professionals can subscribe now, and be sure to share the subscription link with your Spanish-speaking employees! Read More
¿Sus empleados de habla hispana reconocen sus derechos durante una inspección de OSHA? Mantenga en su equipo informado con estas tarjetas de OSHA en español que describió sus derechos durante una inspección de OSHA. Si los empleados tienen sus derechos durante una inspección, ¡podría salvar a su empresa de multas! ¿Saben ... Read More


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