Montague "Monte" Middleton Upshaw May 11, 1936 – July 26, 2017 Montague “Monte” Middleton Upshaw, former chairman of Fidelity Roof Company, passed away due to complications from Parkinson’s Disease on July 26, 2017. He is survived by his wife Joan, his previous wife, Carol, and their four children, a brother, and 13 grandchildren. Monte took over the management of Fidelity Roof Company (FRC) in the 1960s, following the untimely death of his father. He grew the business into a premiere roofing company that gained local and national recognition
Oakland, Calif., April 3, 2017—Fidelity Roof Company (Fidelity), a San Francisco Bay Area roofing company, serving commercial and residential clients since 1948, announces it has acquired the assets of Excel Roofing Service (Excel Roofing) of Martinez, Calif. The acquisition provides Fidelity with an increased footprint in the commercial roofing market, adds to its skilled workforce, and expands its service area
With the rainy season almost upon us it is important to prepare your roof by performing annual inspections and making the necessary repairs to ensure your roof is ready to protect your investment to its full potential. Like your car, for a roof to function at its best, it requires periodic maintenance and inspections. This helps identify minor issues and repair them before they become major problems that can cause thousands of dollars in damage.
April 22, 2009 -- It seems only fitting that Fidelity Roof Company held its first in a planned series of Solar Energy and Roofing informational seminars on Earth Day, 2009. The April 22nd event was a huge success. The near-capacity crowd of building owners and managers, architects, developers and contractors heard presentations from top industry experts covering solar panel alternatives, solar mounting systems, energy audits as well as solar system financing options and available tax credits and rebates.
Youth and staff at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Oakland at 24th and Market Streets in West Oakland are getting a new roof this week thanks to the generosity of Fidelity Roof Company, a family-owned San Francisco Bay Area company which installed the organization’s first roof in 1948. Fidelity is contributing approximately 35 percent of the total cost of the project. Bank of America, Piedmont Lumber and Ford Wholesale Inc. Roofing Supplies are also making significant donations to the effort.