Ernie Cecchetto

Driving Innovation

I recently test-drove a Tesla and was thinking about what they’ve accomplished so far. Everything they're doing to the automotive industry applies to our industry—100%. For example, there are whispers...

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Haste Makes Waste

When companies self-assess their roofing systems, they often look at the surface and draw some fairly dramatic conclusions. The roofing industry has created scary terms such as...

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Rooftop Security

There is this insane trend called Parkour, where crazy people gain access to someone’s roof top and then jump off of it! If you haven’t heard of it, don’t search Parkour Fails on youtube, it’s disturbing...

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The Horror of Birds On A Roof

When Alfred Hitchcock released his horror classic “The Birds” in 1963 he depicted violent bird attacks that made audiences scream in horror. But take away the drama, cutting edge cinematography and eerie sound track and you are still left with some pretty frightening issues…albeit roof related that is! Bird excrement in large enough quantities can

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Maintenance At The Top Of Ek’Balam

If you have ever been to Mexico, you know that the Mayans had a major influence on many parts of the Mexican culture. On a recent trip, I took my daughter to Ek’Balam, one of the best kept secrets in the Yucatán. The pyramid and peripheral buildings were in immaculate condition. We toured with the locals

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