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Trailblazer Ahead - Honest Abe Roofing named to Qualified Remodeler's TOP 500 for 2023

Names one of the best roofing franchises, Honest Abe Roofing qualified in the top 40 for Qualified Remodelers Top 500.
Qualified Remodeler, a leading home improvement, and remodeler publication, has ranked Honest Abe Roofing as the No. 37 on its 45th annual TOP 500 remodelers of 2023.

Honest Abe Roofing was named No. 37 in Qualified Remodeler's TOP 500 for 2023 on its 45th annual award. Qualified Remodeler is a leading home improvement and remodeler

publication located in Evanston, Illinois that tracks the largest and fastest-growing Franchises in the U.S. In 2023, the TOP 500 companies represented over $16 billion in remodeling sales volume and nearly two million completed jobs.

The Terre Haute based Franchise was chosen for this award based on established criteria that prove the success of each company including installed remodeling dollar volume, total years in business, industry association membership, industry certification, industry awards and community service.

Honest Abe Roofing has been installing, repairing, and maintaining residential and commercial roofs since 2007. These services are continuing to escalate in sales with a large 31% increase from 2021 to 2022 in average gross revenue. This jump increased from $2.3 million to $3.39 million. Our top Franchisee grew exponentially from $8.1M to $10.6M in just one year, averaging a 23.5% increase in revenue. With this growth, it is the goal of Honest Abe to bring a customer service based focus to the roofing industry.

Honest Abe Roofing provides a very important and necessary service to many homes, increasing the incredible hard work and dedication each team exerts to provide the best possible roofing at the most competitive pricing. All of our customers are very important to us, and we want to give them a perfect roof to protect their home and keep them comfortable.

Honest Abe Roofing was named one of the best roofing Franchises.

“Based on Qualified Remodeler’s analysis, the Top 500 firms tend to share several common attributes, including strong revenues, a commitment to customer service, insightful sales techniques, and strong customer loyalty,” says Qualified Remodeler owner and editorial director, Patrick O’Toole. “These attributes helped put the firms on this list and contribute to their success.”

Honest Abe Roofing was founded in 2007 by Kevin Newton in the small town of Terre Haute, Indiana, where family values and treasured time outdoors run deep. With the company starting just before the 2008 recession, Honest Abe knows how to persevere through difficult times and come out victorious. Since opening, Honest Abe Roofing has never stopped growing! Learning from the good times and bad, we have created a proven business model that is built upon quality training, effective marketing strategies, and construction management that leads to lucrative sales.

“It’s an honor to have made a list of amazing contractors. It is impressive to see the levels of service other companies have reached. Our target is to be on top of this list in the future. We will continue to push to improve our products and offerings to our fellow Americans to meet their needs. If we continue to focus on that, and our team members who meet those needs of our prospects, we will be on top of this amazing list soon” says President and CEO Kevin Newton. To learn more about Honest Abe Roofing, go to or download our Brochure to discover more.

Additional information on the Top 500 can be found in the July/August issue of Qualified Remodeler and at


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