FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Kim Beeler / 503.908.0808
Columbia Roofing & Sheet Metal acquires
Long Beach Roofing
California’s Long Beach Roofing first opened doors in 1937
TUALATIN, OR – (Oct. 30, 2014) – Columbia Roofing & Sheet Metal (CR&SM), a leading Oregon commercial roofing company, is pleased to announce the acquisition Long Beach Roofing, Inc., a 77-year-old commercial roofing company.
Long Beach Roofing has operated from its southern California location for 50 years and it has 11 employees. For about two decades Long Beach Roofing has been owned by Conrad Banks, whom CR&SM President Mark Carpenter said he has known for about 10 years.
Columbia Roofing’s President Mark Carpenter said the timing was perfect for the purchase.
“It’s a great market and our business methods are complementary,” Carpenter said. “Both businesses are unique in the way each builds relationships and in the value proposition given to customers. We’re not trying to be the lowest bid, but the best bid for the customer.”
Long Beach Roofing specializes in residential and commercial buildings. It also has extensive knowledge in fiberglass shingles, wood shakes, tile, modified bitumen, built up roofing and single ply roofs.
About Columbia Roofing & Sheet Metal:
Since 1996, Columbia Construction Services, Inc., d.b.a. Columbia Roofing & Sheet Metal, has operated as a specialty contractor with 55 full-time employees. Columbia Roofing & Sheet Metal focuses its services on commercial roofing, roof maintenance (Columbia Roof Advantage), sheet metal fabrication and installation, steep slope roofing, seismic upgrades and installation, and safety product installation. Safety is one of the company’s core values and it follows strict safety policies in accordance with OSHA (Occupational Safety & Health Division). Columbia Roofing & Sheet Metal, for two consecutive years, has earned an industry honor: Carlisle SynTec Systems’ Perfection Award. It operates in the states of Oregon, Washington, California and Idaho. Please visit www.reroofnow.com or call (503) 684-9123, OR; or (253) 236-7474, WA; for more information or follow us at: www.facebook.com/Columbia.Roofing.and.Sheet.Metal.
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