Kirberg employees at work on a roof.

Kirberg Focuses On Safety, Logistics – And Roofs

By Jerri Stroud, BBB Editor With 96 years in the roofing business in St. Louis, Kirberg Company has installed almost every type of roof, from slate and tile on cathedrals and historic homes to the giant curved roof of what formerly was known as the Edward Jones Dome. Through it all, the firm has aimed…

Owner Nick Allen (center) with employees Dusty Blue (left) and Jay Sowash (right)

Manor Roofing Succeeds By Focusing On Customer Service

By Jerri Stroud, BBB Editor Nick Allen picked probably one of the worst times to start a construction business – 2006, the height of the housing bubble. For 10 years before that, the Columbia, Mo., market had been booming, and he decided to move there from St. Louis. Then, the bubble burst. Allen says the…

Wall 2 Wall Cleaning Staff

Wall 2 Wall Cleans Systematically, Inside And Out

By Jerri Stroud, BBB Editor Amber Miller started cleaning houses on her own in 2007, while her husband, Kurt Miller, worked as an engineer. With a little advertising and a lot of hard work, Wall 2 Wall Cleaning began to grow, and Kurt decided he’d try window cleaning. Along the way, the pair began developing…