Commercial Roofing: What to Consider When Hiring a Company

Having been in business since 1927, Cornell Roofing & Sheet Metal Company has seen competitors in the commercial roofing industry come and go through the years. Hiring the right commercial roofing contractor for your commercial building and construction project is critical. Roofing is not an area to compromise quality if you want your property to[…]

Cornell Roofing & Sheet Metal: Taking Teamwork to New Heights

Cornell Roofing & Sheet Metal Co. has been a leader in Kansas City’s commercial construction industry since 1927. What’s the secret to staying in business for over 90 years? The answer lies within Cornell’s four key operating principles of integrity, dependability, quality, and responsibility. The company was founded on these values and the commitment to[…]

hole in roofing system due to weather

Seasonal Commercial Roof Maintenance

After a pretty mild fall season, winter is here. As the weather changes so do the issues your roof must face, which means it is a good time for Commercial Roof Maintenance. Just like your own home, commercial roofing systems need to be inspected for upkeep and maintenance as well. With colder temperatures, snow and[…]

Safety on the Job At Cornell

  Safety on the job site is a must when you are hundreds of feet in the air. Roofers and team members, each with his or her own job to do to, move past one another. Roofing equipment and supplies are also in the mix on the job site. Today, job site safety is a[…]

Commercial Roofing Kansas City Award

Cornell Commercial Roofing Named to SIKA Partners Club

In recognition of Cornell Roofing’s quality installation, technical competency and excellent performance history, Sika Corporation just Awarded Cornell Roofing & Sheet Metal its 2018 Alliance Member Partners Club Award. ”We are always appreciative of recognition,” said Mary McNamara, President of Cornell. Mary added, “That is especially true when it comes from those companies in the[…]

This is What Happens When You Don’t Have a Plan Dad!!!

This is What Happens When You Don’t Have a Plan Dad!!! This is a Father’s Day tribute to my Dad, Jim McNamara, always and of course the best Dad ever. Wow, as a child I never knew just how special my parents were, shocking I know! Now, at my age, I think about just how[…]

The Builders’ Association Welcomes Cornell’s Mary McNamara to The Board

“Mary McNamara is a commercial construction champion. The Builders’ Association is so proud to have her newly elected to the board of directors. Mary is driven and always looking for how to raise things to the next level. She is a dedicated advocate of quality and greater strength through inclusion. Who could ask for more?”[…]

Wishing All a Joyful New Year!

In 2017, Cornell Roofing & Sheet Metal celebrated its 90th Anniversary and we will continue that celebration into 2018! We have much to be thankful for and sometimes, in our busy lives, we forget to stop and take time to reflect on all that has been good and joyful during the past year. We especially[…]

Commercial Sheet Metal: Did You Know?

Commercial Sheet Metal: Did You Know? The roofing and sheet metal industry is growing in production rate, revenue and projects. Right now it ranks as the third largest U.S. manufacturing industry when measured by employment rates too! With things on the rise, we wanted to share a few industry-wide facts that may surprise you about[…]