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Have you ever had to deal with roof problems, but when the roofer shows up you have no idea what they are talking about? Join two women who grew up around the roofing industry as they break down jargon used in roofing. As daughters of a third generation roofer, the hosts grew up around the industry their entire lives, and they now work for the family roofing company. One thing that they know is that roofers sometimes forget that not everyone understands the jargon. It doesn't matter if you are a home owner, or business owner, dealing with a roofing professional can be confusing. The goal: bringing clarity to everyone when it comes to roofing terminology.

Have you ever had to deal with roof problems, but when the roofer shows up you have no idea what they are talking about? Join two women who grew up around the roofing industry as they break down jargon used in roofing. As daughters of a third generation roofer, the hosts grew up around the industry their entire lives, and they now work for the family roofing company. One thing that they know is that roofers sometimes forget that not everyone understands the jargon. It doesn't matter if you are a home owner, or business owner, dealing with a roofing professional can be confusing. The goal: bringing clarity to everyone when it comes to roofing terminology.

Location:

United States

Description:

Have you ever had to deal with roof problems, but when the roofer shows up you have no idea what they are talking about? Join two women who grew up around the roofing industry as they break down jargon used in roofing. As daughters of a third generation roofer, the hosts grew up around the industry their entire lives, and they now work for the family roofing company. One thing that they know is that roofers sometimes forget that not everyone understands the jargon. It doesn't matter if you are a home owner, or business owner, dealing with a roofing professional can be confusing. The goal: bringing clarity to everyone when it comes to roofing terminology.

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 74: 6 Myths about Roofing

7/6/2022
There are myths about every aspect of life (did you know we don't use only 10% of our brains?) but what myths are out there about roofing? Your Hosts: Breianna Dahl is the Chief Communications Officer for Roof Medics. After graduating with a double-major in English and Communication Studies at the beginning of the Covid pandemic, Breianna was offered a position with the family roofing company. Since starting with the company Breianna has started a Roof Medics Blog along with creating all...

Duration:00:19:59

Episode 73: Summer Roofin'

6/1/2022
Summer is a busy time in the roofing industry, what should you be aware of? Storm chasers are out and about, waiting times are long, and the material shortages are still happening. Your Hosts: Breianna Dahl is the Chief Communications Officer for Roof Medics. After graduating with a double-major in English and Communication Studies at the beginning of the Covid pandemic, Breianna was offered a position with the family roofing company. Since starting with the company Breianna has started a...

Duration:00:30:53

Episode 72: Roofing During WWI and WWII

5/4/2022
Major world events shape the way that industries evolve. During WWI and WWII the roofing industry saw changes due to material shortages and rationing. Some of those changes made a huge impact on the trajectory of the industry. Listen to todays episode to find out more what happened during that time and how it changed the industry. Your Hosts: Breianna Dahl is the Chief Communications Officer for Roof Medics. After graduating with a double-major in English and Communication Studies at the...

Duration:00:23:03

Episode 71: Common Roofing Types in the 20th Century

4/6/2022
The end of the industrial revolution in 1840 brought about some technological changes that impacted the roofing industry in a big way. At the beginning of the 20th century concrete, slate, wood shingle, and the asphalt shingle were commonly used throughout the industry. Your Hosts: Breianna Dahl is the Chief Communications Officer for Roof Medics. After graduating with a double-major in English and Communication Studies at the beginning of the Covid pandemic, Breianna was offered a...

Duration:00:25:59

Episode 70: History of Metal Roofing

3/2/2022
Metal roofing is widely used today on industrial, commercial, and agricultural buildings all over the world. The question is, how did metal roofing come to be? Join Breianna and Charity for this months episode where they talk about the history of metal roofing. Your Hosts: Breianna Dahl is the Chief Communications Officer for Roof Medics. After graduating with a double-major in English and Communication Studies at the beginning of the Covid pandemic, Breianna was offered a position with...

Duration:00:18:52

Episode 69: History of the Asphalt Shingle

2/2/2022
Your Hosts: Breianna Dahl is the Chief Communications Officer for Roof Medics. After graduating with a double-major in English and Communication Studies at the beginning of the Covid pandemic, Breianna was offered a position with the family roofing company. When Breianna isn't working she likes to hike, play with her dog, read, watch movies, listen to podcasts and binge watch Survivor. Charity Schultz is the Controller for Roof Medics. Once leaving her job as a substitute teacher and...

Duration:00:11:35

Episode 68: Roofing History Review

1/5/2022
Happy New Year! Before we continue on with more about the history of the roofing industry we thought we'd start the new year off with a review of what we've already learned about the history of roofing before moving onto more recent roofing history. Your Hosts: Breianna Dahl is the Marketing Manager for Roof Medics. After graduating with a double-major in English and Communication Studies at the beginning of the Covid pandemic, Breianna was offered a position with the family roofing...

Duration:00:13:14

Episode 67: Roofing History- Wood Shake

12/29/2021
It's the last episode of Not a Roofers Podcast for 2021. Join Breianna and Charity as they finish up talking about the ancient forms of roofing before heading into more recent roofing history from the 20th and 21st century. Your Hosts: Breianna Dahl is the Marketing Manager for Roof Medics. After graduating with a double-major in English and Communication Studies at the beginning of the Covid pandemic, Breianna was offered a position with the family roofing company. Since starting with the...

Duration:00:16:01

Episode 66: Roofing History- Ancient Flat Roofing

12/22/2021
Flat roofing, we love it, but honestly learning about the history shows that the traditional roofing we have today had humble beginnings. Your Hosts: Breianna Dahl is the Marketing Manager for Roof Medics. After graduating with a double-major in English and Communication Studies at the beginning of the Covid pandemic, Breianna was offered a position with the family roofing company. Since starting with the company Breianna has started a Roof Medics Blog along with creating all the social...

Duration:00:06:53

Episode 65- Roofing History: Tile Roofing

12/15/2021
Continuing on with our history lesson we have made it to tile roofing. Talk about roofing as an art form. Your Hosts: Breianna Dahl is the Marketing Manager for Roof Medics. After graduating with a double-major in English and Communication Studies at the beginning of the Covid pandemic, Breianna was offered a position with the family roofing company. Since starting with the company Breianna has started a Roof Medics Blog along with creating all the social media accounts for Roof Medics on...

Duration:00:19:08

Episode 64: Winter Check-In

12/8/2021
Happy December and welcome to winter! As with every season its important to make sure your roof is in good shape. Join Breianna and Charity to find out what you should be thinking about in regards to your roofs health in the winter months. Your Hosts: Breianna Dahl is the Marketing Manager for Roof Medics. After graduating with a double-major in English and Communication Studies at the beginning of the Covid pandemic, Breianna was offered a position with the family roofing company. Since...

Duration:00:12:24

Episode 63: Roofing History Part 2- Thatched Roofing

12/1/2021
This weeks episode might just make you say "wow". Learning about the first type of roofing practices used is not only cool, but it just shows you how amazing humans are. We've come a long way when it comes to technological advancements. Your Hosts: Breianna Dahl is the Marketing Manager for Roof Medics. After graduating with a double-major in English and Communication Studies at the beginning of the Covid pandemic, Breianna was offered a position with the family roofing company. Since...

Duration:00:26:31

Episode 62: Roofing History Part 1-The Beginning

11/17/2021
Join the hosts of Not A Roofers Podcast as they embark on a journey through history of roofing. This multi-week or month series will take the hosts and listeners from the first known roofing types through current day roofing technologies. The series will include historical information, guest experts, and so much more. Your Hosts: Breianna Dahl is the Marketing Manager for Roof Medics. After graduating with a double-major in English and Communication Studies at the beginning of the Covid...

Duration:00:14:49

Episode 61: The Past, The Present, and The Future

11/10/2021
If you've ever wanted a behind-the-scenes look into Not A Roofers Podcast, this episode is for you. Join Breianna and Charity as they break down the reason for Not A Roofers Podcast, how far the podcast has come over the last 60 episodes, and their vision for the future. This episode is not the norm, but it gives you a great look into the minds behind Not A Roofers Podcast Your Hosts: Breianna Dahl is the Marketing Manager for Roof Medics. After graduating with a double-major in English...

Duration:00:22:35

Episode 60: Holiday Decorating Do's and Don'ts

11/3/2021
Putting up lights around the holidays is exciting, but there are some do's and don'ts when it comes to how to put those decorations up. Your Hosts: Breianna Dahl is the Marketing Manager for Roof Medics. After graduating with a double-major in English and Communication Studies at the beginning of the Covid pandemic, Breianna was offered a position with the family roofing company. Since starting with the company Breianna has started a Roof Medics Blog along with creating all the social...

Duration:00:10:53

Episode 59: All About Tesla Roofing with Ken Kelly

10/27/2021
Calling all homeowners, roofing contractors, and anyone who loves learning. Join the hosts of Not a Roofers Podcast and Ken Kelly the President of Kelly Roofing and a Certified Tesla Roof installer as they talk about Teslas photovoltaic roofing titles. Learn how Kelly Roofing got involved with Tesla, how you can become a certified contractor, how photovoltaic roofs can save you money, and so much more! Have questions about becoming a Certified Tesla installer contact Ken Kelly at...

Duration:00:46:05

Episode 58: What is Breianna Thinking About?

10/20/2021
Life happens, and people get busy. We learned how to pivot this week by coming up with our newest mini series "What is Breianna thinking about". Join your host Breianna Dahl as she discusses what is on her mind lately in relation to the roofing industry. Can you guess whats on her mind this week? Your Hosts: Breianna Dahl is the Marketing Manager for Roof Medics. After graduating with a double-major in English and Communication Studies at the beginning of the Covid pandemic, Breianna was...

Duration:00:12:41

Episode 57: Tornados and Hurricanes

10/13/2021
Roofs protect us from the weather that mother nature throws at us. Due to some recent tornados that popped up through tornado alley this week, we thought it was time to discuss how to be prepared for the unexpected. Your Hosts: Breianna Dahl is the Marketing Manager for Roof Medics. After graduating with a double-major in English and Communication Studies at the beginning of the Covid pandemic, Breianna was offered a position with the family roofing company. Since starting with the company...

Duration:00:09:51

Episode 56: Guest Insurance Agent Scott Jensen

10/6/2021
Health Insurance, Car Insurance, Renters Insurance, Homeowners Insurance, the list goes on and on. No matter the type of insurance you are dealing with, its likely that you get confused or frustrated at times as to try to understand what your insurance covers. Join the hosts of Not A Roofers Podcast as they talk with Scott Jensen with State Farm about insurance and roofing. Contact Scott Jensen: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/scott-jensen-73016638/ Your Hosts: Breianna Dahl is the...

Duration:00:18:39

Episode 55: Fall Check-In

9/29/2021
No matter what you call it, preventative maintenance, fall check-in, fall clean up, annual inspection, it is now time to have your roof looked at before winter comes. Your Hosts: Breianna Dahl is the Marketing Manager for Roof Medics. After graduating with a double-major in English and Communication Studies at the beginning of the Covid pandemic, Breianna was offered a position with the family roofing company. Since starting with the company Breianna has started a Roof Medics Blog along...

Duration:00:14:49