Commercial Roofing, Sheet Metal Kansas City

Why Everyone Should Care About the Heat

This year we have seen record-breaking heat waves. While experts on both sides debate the causes, the facts are clear. More and more men and women who work outside are being exposed to harsher conditions.  This is especially true in the roofing, construction, landscaping, and street maintenance fields to name only a few. In order[…]

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Today Marks the International Women’s Day of 2019

Cornell Roofing & Sheet Metal is celebrating the 2019 International Women’s Day (IWD), by supporting this year’s theme; “Balance for Better.” According to the day’s official website, the holiday is “a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women.” The first unofficial celebration of the day was in 1911. Beginning in[…]

Bob Hoover at the Turner Construction & Building Trades (C&BT) Expo

Building the Future of Construction

Independence area high schoolers gained valuable insight into the many career opportunities available in the Construction Trades. Cornell’s Bob Hoover, Repair and Maintenance Manager and Victor Speers, Assistant Project Manager took part in Turner Construction & Building Trades (C&BT) Expo held at Wyandotte High School. The Independence School District’s Freshman Academy introduced students from Truman,[…]

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[…]

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[…]