- Angie’s List Super Service Award Since 2008
- CertainTeed Master Shingle Applicator
- Roofing Contractor Association of Texas
To Join RCAT, Each Contractor Must:
- Must be a principal in a roofing company domiciled in the state of Texas for at least three continuous years immediately prior to date of application. The Company must have a fixed address with a physical location; a branch office can meet the requirements of domicile provided all other requirements are met. A principal is defined as one who is actively engaged in the day-to-day management of the business, and also is in one of the following categories:
- Sole Proprietor – Owner;
- Partnership – Managing partner, general partner, or partner with at least 25% ownership interest;
- Corporate – Executive officer, or majority owner of voting stock.
- Must submit three satisfactory credit references in Texas for firm, as listed on attached application.
- Must submit four satisfactory business references in Texas, one each from a customer, a manufacturer, a supplier, and an RCAT contractor member.
- Must submit satisfactory evidence of financial responsibility as required in the application, consisting of:
- For commercial contractor applicants: $500,000 combined single limit general liability and evidence that your firm can obtain a $100,000 surety bond, cash, property bond or irrevocable letter of credit – you may send a copy of a previous bond that meets the amount stated.
- For residential contractor applicants: $100,000 combined single limit general liability insurance or evidence that your firm can obtain a $10,000 surety bond, cash bond, property bond or irrevocable letter of credit – you may send a copy of a previous bond that meets the amount stated.
- Worker’s compensation, or other plan providing approximately equivalent benefits and in compliance with Texas laws governing such coverage, acceptable to the Certification Committee.
- Must pass basic business and safety knowledge exam plus residential and/or commercial roofing exam with a score of 70% or better on each exam.
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