Tax Law Allows Building Owners to Expense New Commercial Roof in One Year

Section 179 of the IRS Tax Code for Roofing Improvements to Commercial Buildings Putting a new roof on a commercial building is a large expense for most businesses. It often requires advance planning and budgeting. However,  changes in the tax law, allowing owners to expense a new com
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Fidelity Roof Company Celebrates 70 Years of Excellent Quality and Service

Fidelity Roof company celebrating 70 years in business
70 years in business for leading San Francisco Bay Area roofing company This year marks our 70th year in business. Fidelity Roof Company was established in 1948 by Ernest M. Upshaw to provide the highest quality roof systems in the Bay Area. Following Ernest’s untimely death in the ea
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5 Danger Signs of Roof Leaks on Commercial Buildings

Roof Leaks on Commercial Buildings
How to Spot a Leak on Your Commercial Roof Concern about leaks on a commercial building’s roof is a common concern we hear, especially as the rainy season approaches in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout Northern California. If you are worried that the roof on your commercial b
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Remembering Monte

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,
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Fidelity Roof Acquires Assets of Excel Roofing Service

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
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FIDELITY’s Solar Roof Seminar Gets TWO THUMBS UP!

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, de
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Keeping a Roof Over the Heads of the Boys & Girls Clubs

Boys & Girls Clubs of Oakland
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. Fid
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Fidelity Roof Company Adds New Solar Division for Commercial and Residential Systems

Fidelity Roof solar roofing division
Fidelity Roof Company, one of the Bay Area’s oldest, family owned businesses, announces the launch of their new solar division featuring an expert team of professionals with extensive solar experience.
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