The Midwest Roofing Contractors Association (MRCA) is a regional trade association dedicated solely to the needs of roofing contractors, and often is referred to in the industry as “The Contractors Advocate.” MRCA’s goal is to serve the roofing contractor exclusively by providing them with the necessary education and resources to help them grow & prosper in their business.

The benefits of MRCA membership include an array of money-saving business resources, networking opportunities, safety education, legal advice, renowned industry research from MRCA’s Technical & Research Committee, and an intimate understanding of the Midwest values under which our members operate. Call 800.497.6722 to join.

Why Join?

Money Saving Resources

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  • Business Forms- MRCA offers over two dozen business management forms ranging from workmanship warranties, proposal forms, and inspection reports that are FREE to members and easy to modify and use. See a sample form.
  • Midwest Roofer- The official bi-monthly newsmagazine of the MRCA, Midwest Roofer is a professionally designed, edited and printed periodical that is known for its outstanding appearance and content. It is a prime benefit for the roofing contractor who wants to stay on top of the hottest new developments in the industry.
  • Internet Directory Listings- Be listed in MRCA’s “Find a Roofing Contractor” listings
  • MRCA website- -A hub for accessing MRCA member benefits and source of timely industry news

Safety Education

  • SHARP- Safety and Health Agenda for Roofing Professionals (SHARP) is a risk management program that is distributed to MRCA members monthly with all the materials needed to conduct monthly safety meetings and weekly “Toolbox Talks”. Click here for sample letter. In addition, Employee & Safety Director Handbooks and training modules are available on the web site.
  • CERTA- Certified Torch-Applied (CERTA) Roofing Safety program brought to you by the MRCA and National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA). (Click here for more information.)

Young Contractors


  • Young Contractors Council- The MRCA Young Contractors Council (YCC) is designed for roofing professionals younger than 40 who are looking to meet with peers, share best practices, learn more about the industry, and network with others forging roofing careers. If you’re interested in joining this dynamic group of future leaders, complete and return the YCC application form. Your company must be an MRCA member for you to participate.


Annual Conference



  • Annual Conference- For over 60 years, contractors, suppliers, and other industry professionals  have been gathering annual at the MRCA National Conference to learn about the latest industry advancements, network, and visit industry suppliers on the Trade Show floor.  Special Discounts apply for MRCA members. Click here for more information. 


Legal Advice

  • Toll-free legal advice- Get timely advice from MRCA Legal Counsel on issues relating to OSHA, contracts, and much more.
  • Applicator Agreement Review-  MRCA reviews manufacturer-required agreements on behalf of the roofing contractors and makes recommendations for changes if necessary.

Technical & Research Committee

  • MRCA’s Technical & Research Committee comprised of a dedicated group of contractors and prestigious technical advisors, serve as a powerful watchdog in the roofing industry, protecting contractor interests and keeping MRCA members informed about the viability of new and existing roofing systems.
  • Toll-free Technical Advice - Professional technical advice relating to engineering or roof performance issues

Call MRCA at 800.497.6722 to learn more about programs and services, request an information packet, or download the Membership brochure.








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