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Universal Roof & Contracting continues to receive recognition in the area's roofing industry. Soon after May's Florida Roofing magazine publication for last year's win in two roofing categories, we recently attended an FRSA banquet revealing us among this year's S.T.A.R. Award winners as well. We're proud...

Project House & Stucco - Part I Coming up on In the House, we’ll be talking with Guest Expert, Marshall Bross, the QUIKRETE Stucco Sales Representative for Florida. QUIKRETE is a great show sponsor and a reputable manufacturer of blended cement products. Their products include concrete mix...

14In the days since one of the most difficult weekends Orlando has seen, the families and associates at Universal Contracting are still grieving the recent tragedies in our home city. Many individuals here have donated blood and time helping and praying for those that have...

Recent weather updates report that Tropical Storm Colin has strengthened in the Gulf of Mexico and will bring the threat of heavy rain to parts of Florida and the Southeast as early as today or Tuesday. According to the Weather Channel, as of 11 this...

During a recent company-wide business meeting, Jared received a surprise visit from Gary Godard, Adjutant with the local VFW, Post 2093. Godard presented the Universal Roof & Contracting president with a Certificate of Excellence honoring the company's "outstanding support" of the VFW & "all veterans who...

Universal Project Manager, Steve Pearson reports: In a recent re-roof and construction job a large beehive was located in the soffit on one of the roofing gables. As an environmentally-concerned company, we called in a bee specialist; the hive was carefully removed, bees secured, and...

In the house hosts review features and benefits of various ridge vent materials. Max: I’m getting ready to re-roof my home soon and now I’m beginning to wonder about ridge vents for attic ventilation. My roof already has a slot in place up there for a...