Serving You Since 1965

Serving you
since 1965

Active Roofing was established in 1965 and we continue to function under the same name and second generation ownership. Our nationwide company has never failed to complete a project.  We have provided our customers with the highest quality craftsmanship at the best possible prices.  Our entire staff is committed to the relentless pursuit of quality, with uncompromising integrity.

Active Roofing Company, Inc., Roofing Contractors, Chicago, IL

About Active Roofing

Since 1965 this idea has driven Active Roofing to be the most dependable commercial/industrial roofing company in the country. Promoting a proactive,preventative maintenance approach that can add years to the life of your roof, we help save thousands in expenses and maximize the investment you’ve already made. But we also stay ready 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to be there for the unexpected emergencies. And whether you currently have a maintenance plan or need one designed, we work tirelessly to build on our track record of completing every project started over the past 40 years.

Our Services

Experts in a variety of commercial roof systems, our repair teams can be on-site within 24 hours. Our thorough roof inspections include core sampling and other testing to verify a roof’s make-up, age, R-value and other vitals. It’s not just a plan to put in place, it’s about regular inspections, frequent cleaning and addressing repair of the roof membrane or flashing defects that threaten long-term viability. Maintenance agreement services that incorporates semi-annual inspections, emergency action plans and covered emergency.

Approved Installers of GAF Ruberoid & Johns Manville
Approved Installers of Single Ply Systems – Modified Bitumen, EPDM Rubber, TPO & PVC
Approved Installers of Roof Coatings – Karnak, GACO Western, GAF Coating
Approved Installers of Roof Coatings – Karnak, GACO Western, GAF Coating
Master Contractor: GAF, Johns Manville, Carlisle SynTec Systems, Firestone Building Materials, GACO Western, and Sika Sarnafil

Our Locations



Our company was established in 1965 and we continue to function under the same name and second generation ownership.  As an industrial-commercial-institutional full service roofing contractor, maintenance, repair and full roof replacement company we provide quality craftsmanship backed by our 100% guarantee of workmanship.

We are proud members of The National Roofing Contractor Association, Chicago Roofing Contractor Association, Midwest Contractor Association, Roof Consultants Institute, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Bedford Park Clearing Industrial Association, AIRE and a BBB Accredited Business with an A+ rating.

For the Chicagoland area, please call 773.238.0338. For Illinois suburbs, please call 708.430.8080 or email admin@activeroofing.com



Active Roofing opened our Milwaukee area office in West Allis in 2014 and has been serving the community with a dedicated Milwaukee-based workforce ever since. We recently completed work on the historic Gas Light building.

We are an Industrial-Commercial-Institutional roofing company with an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau. We are members of CARW and BOMA. Please contact Jim at 414-445-2524 or jim@activeroofing.com for more information about how we can service all of your roofing needs in Milwaukee! Active Roofing is a deeply committed service organization that will respond immediately with free roof inspections, offer options, and competitive pricing – all with a 100% guarantee on our workmanship!

Our local sales office can be reached at 414-445-2524 or WiscSales@activeroofing.com