INTRODUCTION Founded in 1975, the Roofing Contractors Association of Texas (RCAT) is a statewide trade association of roofing and waterproofing contractors. This group of professionals collectively represents the voice of the roofing and waterproofing industry in Texas. RCAT is committed to promoting ethics, education and the image of the Texas roofing industry through the actions of its members.
RCAT is an active, progressive, living organization of members with a common interest and similar purpose in the business world. Through its many committees and specialty teams, there is a constant development of new ideas for programs and services. RCAT programs and services are, in most cases, vital to the successful operation of its member companies.
RCAT’S PURPOSE RCAT’s purpose is to help its members to operate successfully in the Texas roofing and waterproofing industry. This help takes all shapes and forms, but in broad terms it includes continuing education, technical research, government relations, public relations, and consultation on specific areas of concern affecting the industry.
RCAT's main responsibility is to continue developing new programs to help its members keep pace with the times and ever-changing roofing industry.
RCAT has also developed a consumer awareness program called Safe Roofs Over Texas to help education home and building owners and managers in avoiding scams and making informed decisions when choosing a roofing contractor in Texas. Click the "Consumers" link in the menu for more information.
RCAT’S MISSION RCAT's mission is to help its members operate successfully by providing continuing education, industry contacts and networking, a forum for governmental and public relations and consumer awareness.
RCAT’s GOALS RCAT strives to further the success of its members through the following list of established goals: - Providing continuing education through regular programs and the annual conference and trade show. - An effective legislative program in Texas for the roofing industry. - The RCAT License Roofing Contractor Program. - An active consumer awareness program.