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The top honor of 2017 Contractor of the Year was awarded to two longtime Duro-Last roofing contractors, one from Indiana and the other from Texas.


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The top honor of 2017 Contractor of the Year was awarded to two longtime Duro-Last roofing contractors, one from Indiana and the other from Texas.

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Latest: Duro-Last Roofing 2017 Contractor Of The Year And Project Awards - The top honor of 2017 Contractor of the Year was awarded to two longtime Duro-Last roofing contractors, one from Indiana and the other from Texas.

Duro-Last Roofing 2017 Contractor Of The Year And Project Awards

The top honor of 2017 Contractor of the Year was awarded to two longtime Duro-Last roofing contractors, one from Indiana and the other from Texas.

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