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Labor Shortage?

We are experiencing a labor shortage in the roofing industry, and it needs to be resolved fast. If not, we might be looking at a serious crisis. Without the workers to get it done, well, nothing gets done. Or worse, having untrained and unqualified workers might even be worse. And it's not just on the...


The NCCER has approved The Arizona Roofer as an accredited sponsor. This means that the School of Roofing is one more step closer to being a reality. This means that soon there will be an accredited roofing program ready to be placed in every trade school in the nation. Would you like to help?

The School of Roofing...

Roof collapses at Morton Grove equestrian center

Roof collapses at Morton Grove equestrian center (

Comments by: Henry Staggs, RRO


A few years back one of Safeway's buildings has a roof collapse. I hear they had another one as well and then I came across this news story about ... YES ... another...


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Unlicensed Tucson Man Guilty ofContracting Without a License

Phoenix, Ariz., (Jan. 27, 2021) – On Tues., Jan. 26, 2021, Jorge Arvayo-Lerma, 41 of Tucson, was found guilty of Contracting Without a License in the Pima...


Our dear father and husband, Vernon John Farrow, Jr., passed away peacefully on January 4, 2021, at the age of 79. Vernon is survived by his beloved wife of 60 years, Norma and their three children, Kevin, Kathy, and Brandon, his 16 grandchildren, and 6 great-grandchildren...

The ROC isn’t playing around

Henry Staggs, RRO

Roof Consultant and Industry Advocate

(480) 265-1614


You bet it is a crime to contract in Arizona without a license. Be careful with that ole' "handyman exemption". Most people use that as cover. Are using it...

How To Inspire The Next Generation of Roofing Professionals

Henry Staggs, RRO

January 1, 2021 


If you are a roofing contractor and have not met Daniel Lakstins yet here is your chance. The man is a motivated entrepreneur with a heart for roofing. If you are interested in growing your business, reach out...

Benson remodeler found guilty of contracting without a license | Local news |


Henry Staggs, RRO

December 21, 2020


The state agency says property owners should check the licenses of contractors before hiring them for jobs.


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