All March Classes Postponed

March 16, 2020 Today the national coronavirus task force strongly recommended that all gatherings of more than 10 people be cancelled or postponed. While disappointing, all of us at the Tile Roofing Industry Alliance feel it is important to follow the latest recommendations for the safety of everyone. We are postponing all classes previously scheduled

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Buy Local, Buy Local Knowledge, By Local Contractors

The Concrete and Clay Roof Tile Installation Manual is the foundational document for tile roofing professionals. The TRI Manual Certification Training is the foundation of training for someone new to our industry. The class teaches the minimum standards with suggestions for potential upgrades for seasoned professionals. The pictures above are from my hotel rooms in

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Labor Day: Stepping Up to Meet the Need

The upcoming 3 day weekend celebrates you, the American worker. We think it’s a perfect time to celebrate the people that bring great depth and experience to the classroom and have helped us meet the increased demand for training. The construction boom, the hurricanes that hit Texas and Florida, and quality companies investing in training

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Ask the Expert – Tile Penetration Flashings

A recent Ask the Expert question illustrates how the TRI Concrete and Clay Roof Tile Installation Manual can be a resource for contractors in the field. The response was provided by TRI National Training Manager, John Jensen. Question – When repairing older tile roofs, sometimes there is mortar around the pipes. Can we repair the mortar or are

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