Kalkreuth earns three awards

WHEELING, W.Va. – Firestone Building Products Company, LLC, has presented Kalkreuth Roofing & Sheet Metal, Inc. with the 2013 Master Contractor award, a longstanding commercial roofing quality recognition award. The local Wheeling firm is one of 260 to earn this distinction for roofing system excellence from an established network of more than 3,000 Firestone Red Shield licensed contractors. In addition, this elite firm is one of only 30 to receive the Inner Circle of Quality Award and President’s Club Award, achieving three of roofing industry’s most highly regarded achievements.

“Throughout the year, Kalkreuth Roofing & Sheet Metal, Inc. exceeded Firestone’s expectations for standards of excellence and exemplified the level of dedication to quality that warranted these hard-earned accolades,” said Tim Dunn, president of Firestone Building Products. “Acknowledging exceptional contactors, these awards are a testament to how Kalkreuth Roofing & Sheet Metal, Inc. raised the bar of commercial roofing with their superior skill and outstanding workmanship.”

For the 26th consecutive year, the Master Contractor Program recognizes Firestone-licensed roofing firms throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico for achieving its high quality standards, which include total square footage installed and outstanding inspection ratings. In addition, the Inner Circle of Quality Award acknowledges Master Contractors that are committed to Firestone’s level of quality excellence by installing a minimum of four warranted Firestone roofs in each of the past five years, maintaining at least two million square feet of Firestone roofs under warranty, and achieving an annual Firestone Quality Incidence Rating of 2.0 or less.

Furthermore, Firestone designates Master Contractors that accumulate the highest level of Quality Points with the distinguished President’s Club Award.

Of the numerous projects that feature the superb craftsmanship of Kalkreuth Roofing & Sheet Metal, Inc., the KFC Yum! Center arena project stands out. Kalkreuth Roofing & Sheet Metal, Inc. installed 207,000 square feet of 60-mil, mechanically attached Firestone UltraPly TPO Roofing System on the KFC Yum!Center, which is located at 1 Arena Plaza in Louisville, Ky. For additional information about this project or Kalkreuth Roofing & Sheet Metal, Inc., please contact John Kalkreuth at 304-232-8540 or via email at krsm@krsm.net. You may also visit the company’s website at www.krsm.net.

About Firestone Building Products Company, LLC

Firestone Building Products Company, LLC, is a leading manufacturer and supplier of a comprehensive “Roots to Rooftops” portfolio of products for commercial building performance solutions. By taking the entire building envelope into consideration, Firestone tailors solutions to individual customer and project needs for roofing, wall and specialty product systems. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Ind.