Official Publication of the 
Western States Roofing Contractors Association
The Magazine of the Western Roofing Professional

Western Roofing/Insulation/Siding magazine is published six times per year:  every January/February, March/April, May/June, July/August, September/October, November/December.  Written for the building professional concerned with the design, specification and application of roofing, insulation and siding in the West.  Issues with Bonus Distribution at national, regional, state and local Roofing and Construction Conventions

and Trade Shows occur regularly

throughout the year.

Nobody covers the Western Roofing

Market like we do… Nobody!


I believe OSHA made a slight miscalculation and it will cost you money.  According to a report released by the Construction Industry Safety Coalition (CISC), they found that the OSHA proposed silica standards for U.S. construction industry would cost the industry $5 billion per year.  This is roughly $4.5 billion per year more...

Editorial: OSHA & Others
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This Issue’s Cover Story…

Known as the last frontier, Alaska boasts an environment as rugged as it is beautiful.  Even before Alaska obtained its statehood in 1959, Bob Atwood and Evangeline Rasmuson Atwood were making their mark on the territory.  In 1935, Atwood became the owner, editor, and publisher of the Anchorage Times, which grew to become...

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In This Issue…

Western Roofing Expo

Construction Law

Hot Air Welding

Reroofing Alaska

Reroofing Hawaii