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3 Reasons Why Your Businesses Should Install Solar in 2018


3 Reasons Why Your Businesses Should Install Solar in 2018

  1. 14% reduction in the corporate tax rate can increase electricity expenses by 21.5%.
  2. 100% depreciation bonus allows businesses to deduct the entire project investment in year one.
  3. 30% Tax Credit is available can help reduce the system price by up to 60%

1. 14% Reduction of the Corporate Tax Rate

One of the most significant benefits of installing solar under the new tax plan is the reduction of the federal corporate tax rate from 35% to 21%. An important deciding factor for businesses considering going solar is the increase in profits that can result.

While this historically low corporate tax rate brings new investable cash to the business world, it simultaneously produces a net increase in the cost of energy for the same business...

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Tesla Making Rooftop Solar Sleek in 2017!


Tesla Making Rooftop Solar Sleek in 2017!

Florida homeowners anxiously await the production of the sleek new Tesla solar roof shingles

2017 is looking to be an exciting year for the solar industry in Florida. Predictions show more growth and lower prices overall. Technology, designs, and applications are evolving, thru higher power density traditional solar modules, more efficient electrical designs, and most notably with the recent announcement of the Tesla solar roofing tile, an integrated solar glass shingle, that is helping to make solar mainstream in the residential market with a focus on aesthetics and energy production.

The new solar roof shingle will be available later this year and come in four designs, giving homeowners the option to “go solar” without having to install large pa...

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Rainy Season Roof Maintenance Tips



Florida Rainy Season Roof Maintenance Tips for Commercial Buildings

The rainy season in Florida runs from May through October, when air mass thundershowers build in the heat of the day and drop heavy rains in the afternoon. In some areas, you can set your watch by it. This time of year also brings decaying tropical storms and the occasional hurricane. Although a hurricane hasn’t hit Florida in some time, many people speculate the big one is just around the corner.

For many commercial building owners and property managers, the rainy season means big headaches. From roof leaks and hail damage to flooding and lightning strikes, the rain brings with it an array of challenges. But by taking a few easy precautionary steps before the rainy season begins, one can ensure their roof will make it t...

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Advanced Roofing Earns 2015 GAF President’s Club Award



Advanced Roofing recently earned the highest honor in GAF standards, winning the prestigious 2015 President’s Club Award

Advanced Roofing Inc., is proud to announce that GAF, North America’s largest roofing materials manufacturer, recently recognized our company with a Presidents Club Award for high-quality workmanship, safety, training, and reliability. Our company was one of the five contractors in North America to receive this prestigious award for Master Elite™ Contractors. Danny Stokes, Advanced Roofing’s Vice President accepted the award on March 31, 2015 at this year’s GAF Wealth Builder conference in Scottsdale, Arizona.

“We’re honored to be recognized among this elite group of roofing companies committed to the highest levels of craftsmanship, consumer protection, training ...

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Advanced Roofing Helps to Create Apprenticeship Program for Roofing Industry


Advanced Roofing joins forces with ABC to create Apprenticeship Program for Roofing Industry

Advanced Roofing has made an investment in the future of the roofing industry with the launch of the American Builders and Contractors Association (ABC) Institute Apprenticeship Program last September.  A founding member of the program, ARI has partnered with ABC Institute, an approved apprenticeship program provider of the Florida Department of Education, Department of Labor and the Department of Veteran Affairs, Benefit Division, to increase the talent pool of skilled roofers in South Florida.

The inaugural class consists of 13 students committed to earning 144 credit hours per year in this three-year program...

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Advanced Roofing Selected to Construct Florida’s Largest Privately Held Solar Carport


Lockheed Martin Selects Advanced Roofing to Construct Florida’s Largest Privately Held Solar Energy Array


Lockheed Martin contracted Advanced Roofing and Advanced Green Technologies to design and build a massive 2.25 megawatt solar carport at the global security and aerospace company’s Mission Systems and Training facility in Clearwater, Florida. The project will be the largest private, non-utility owned solar array in Florida and is expected to produce 3.33 million kilowatt hours of electricity per year.

The solar carport will cover 151, 400 square feet of the facility’s parking lot with 7,260 solar modules to provide shade for 534 cars. At completion, the project is expected to cut electricity purchases for the facility by up to 60 percent, according to Lockheed Martin’s estimates...

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Must See Award Winning Solar Panel Installation Video


Award Winning Solar Panel Installation Florida

The JM Family Enterprises solar project was completed in May 2014 and can produce up to 195,000 kWh of electricity annually. Advanced Roofing was able to complete the project on time, and within budget, all while satisfying FM Global Insurance hurricane wind requirements of 170MPH and maintaining the GAF 20 year NDL Warranted modified bitumen roofing system.

Upon completion of the solar project, Advanced Roofing was awarded First Place in the Sustainability Category for the 2014 STAR Awards Program presented by Florida Roofing, Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Association (FRSA).

Watch the video below to learn about the award winning solar panel installation:

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Commercial Roof Hurricane Preparedness Tips

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Commercial Roof Hurricane Tips

Hurricane Season in South Florida spans from June 1st – November 30th, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Climate Prediction Center forecasts 8 to 13 named storms for 2014, including 1 to 2 major hurricanes. Although experts are speculating this year’s hurricane season to be below average, Advanced Roofing Inc., commercial roofing contractor, reminds you that when Hurricane Andrew struck in 1992, it was forecast to be a slow season. Keeping this in mind, we strongly suggest preparing your commercial roof systems ahead of time in order to mitigate damages caused by these storms.


Furthermore, in maintaining our “Commitment to Quality,” please find below our commercial roof hurricane preparedness check-list and emergency contact...

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Advanced Roofing Recognized at 2-1-1 Broward Making Real Connections Breakfast

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Advanced Roofing’s President Rob Kornahrens Honored at 2-1-1 Broward Making Real Connections Breakfast

Thursday May 2nd, 2013 2-1-1  Broward held it’s 2nd Annual Making Real Connections Breakfast at the Signature Grand in Davie, Florida. The event honored eight local individuals and businesses that have helped the non-profit organization accomplish its mission and meet its goals.  Advanced Roofing’s President Rob Kornahrens, who is a founding investor and original 2-1-1 Broward Club Memeber, was among the honorees recognized at this year’s breakfast; which  raised over $38,000 for 2-1-1 Broward.

Watch interviews with this year’s honorees below:

About 2-1-1 Broward
The mission of 2-1-1 Broward is to provide 24 hour comprehensive helpline and support services to individuals and fami...

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Advanced Roofing Volunteers at Broward County’s Construction Career Day

Advanced Roofing Volunteers at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County Annual Construction Career Day for 6th Consecutive Year

Advanced Roofing Inc., commercial roofing contractor, recently volunteered to teach more than 300 kids about the commercial roofing trade at the 6th Annual Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County Construction Career Day. The event was held on Saturday May 10th, 2014 at the Stephanis Boys & Girls Club in Pompano Beach, Florida and featured education and training from 22 different South Florida contractors representing various construction trades.

Advanced Roofing Volunteers Construction Career Day

Advanced Roofing has participated in Construction Career Day for 6 consecutive years...

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