Viirt Blog

Why the Roofing Industry is Broken

If you can’t communicate and get your ideas across you’re giving up your potential. ~Warren Buffet A knock on the door with a sales pitch paired with high pressure calls, then silence once you sign a contract – the traditional roofing model pushes a homeowner to buy with little communication to follow. While the owner/contractor […] Read Full Article

Mobile Technology is Forcing Change

We live in a society where technology is a very important force in business, in our daily lives. And all technology starts as a spark in someone’s brain. An idea of something that didn’t exist before, that once they have invented it —brought it into existence — could change everything.  Nathan Myhrvold, CEO, Intellectual Ventures […] Read Full Article

The New Age of Home Improvement

Since we have launched in February, a consistent response we hear from roofing contractors is loud confusion as to what the Viirt process is, and how we assist each homeowner through our online roofing platform. In a recent blog by Athens Roof Tech, the question was raised as to whether or not our goal to […] Read Full Article

Home Services Market

The idea is to bring the efficiency and capabilities of the web to some of the lowest-tech and least transparent enterprises by connecting consumers with vetted service providers through online marketplaces. -Hilary Stout, New York Times There has been a lot of buzz surrounding the home services market lately. Big players like Amazon and Google […] Read Full Article

Breaking all the Rules of Roofing

Hi, everyone. My name is Josh, and I am a recovering roofing contractor. That’s right, I am the byproduct of a broken industry that seems to have turned “roofing” into a dirty word. Now believe me- I get it. Finding a roofer who will shoot you straight can be like trying to find the pot […] Read Full Article

Welcome to the Viirt Blog

Welcome to our new blog. We’ll be using this space to tell you more about Viirt and why we exist. We’ll also be sharing customer stories, company progress, and maybe a cat photo or two. Check back often or follow us on Twitter (@viirting) to stay in the loop. Read Full Article