In November of 1992, Kevin King and Mark Rutherford originated the concept of
Atlanta Roofing Specialists during their family’s annual Thanksgiving get-together.
Kevin was working in the insurance restoration industry. Mark was working as a
crew foreman with his father-in-law, who he began working with while stationed at
Fort Benning as an EMT/combat medic. Together, they recognized Atlanta’s need
for a roofing company that prioritized quality installations with the highest quality
Following several months of planning and prep work, Atlanta Roofing Specialists
was officially incorporated in March of 1993. Today, 30-years later, ARS continues
to be a family owned business recognized as an industry leader in quality work and
What makes us different than the rest:
In the early days, Kevin focused on sales and running the business side of
things and Mark worked with the crew as the foreman and installation
manager. Today, both Kevin and Mark still work hands on in the field each
day to make sure that the quality standards and practices they have
developed over the last 30-years are performed – down to the smallest
Being one of the few companies that have been in business long enough to
witness the complete lifecycle of a roof, we have developed a true “tried
and tested” method of installing your roof that will undoubtedly deliver the
best, longest lasting performance in the industry.
Kevin’s son Brad and Mark’s son Daniel both work in the company. They
are the new generation that will one day be taking the reins so that Atlanta
Roofing Specialists will be here long into the future to service our
customers’ needs, following the same principals that the company was
Large or small, Atlanta Roofing Specialists is qualified to handle your next roofing project!
- 30 Years In Business
- We are fully insured and carry general liability insurance plus workers’ compensation on all of our installers.
- We maintain an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau
- We maintain the highest certification and designations
- Locally owned & operated
- Angies List Super Service Award Winner
- GAF Triple Excellence Award Winner
- Rated Best Pick By Best Pick Reports
Certifications & Associations
- For commercial roofs we are a GAF Master Select Commercial Roofing Contractor and are authorized installers of Versico commercial roofing products
- For residential roofs we are a GAF Master Elite Contractor. GAF Master Elite Contractors are factory trained and certified to install GAF roofing products according to all manufacturer specifications.
- We are also Certainteed Select Shingle Applicators, which is the highest level of certification obtainable through Certainteed Corporation.
- We are members of the Master Roofing and Sheet Metal Contractors Association of Atlanta