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The Melanson Company is a family-owned business that has been in operation since 1932. For over 75 years, we have committed ourselves to giving our customers the highest quality products and services.

Our services in roofing, suspended ceiling, drywall and HVAC ductwork construction are typically performed in the New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Southern Maine and Eastern New York areas. And our precision metal fabrication and machining departments serve customers throughout the US and abroad.

Whatever your business with Melanson, you can be sure that while we apply every new technology and system available to your job, we don’t lose sight of the value of personal attention. From the Melanson president to the person raking up nails after a roofing job, we’re all focused on getting your job done right…on budget…and on time.

What's New at Melanson?

The posts below showcase some what's been happening at Melanson Company.

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Vernon Advent Christian Home – Vernon, VT

Maximizing a Roofing Investment The majority of the buildings at Vernon Advent Christian Home  were built in the 1960’s. The design included both sloped and flat roofing. The original roofing systems were mostly built-up asphalt with pea stone surfaces. This was...

Keene State College TDS Center Recognized Among Inaugural RoofPoint™ Registered Projects

The Melanson Company, Inc. is proud to announce that its Keene State College TDS Center roofing project has been recognized among the first RoofPoint™ Registered Projects.  The Melanson Company, Inc. was among the 22 organizations that submitted nearly 100...

Bellavance Beverage – Nashua, NH

While 30 years may not seem like a long time for a 110 year-old company it is a very long time for a roof to perform. In 1982 Bellavance Beverage was located at One Bud Way in Nashua. The vigorous economy of the 1980’s was taking hold, and Bellavance found it...

First Baptist Church of Brattleboro

The Melanson Company Service Department was brought on by the First Baptist Church of Brattleboro VT to complete roof repairs to their building originally constructed in 1840. As part of an overall maintenance and improvement plan the work included extensive slate...

SAU 70, Hanover, NH / Norwich, Vermont

Stretching Their Roofing Dollars The Melanson Company first began performing work for SAU 70 in the mid to late 80’s. In addition to new installations we have completed maintenance and upgrade work on many existing roof systems, improving their performance and...

The Historic Pandora Mill – Manchester, New Hampshire

Much of the work completed by The Melanson Company is rarely seen by the public. So when an opportunity arose to be part of the team on the renovation of the 172 year old downtown Manchester landmark, The Pandora Mill building, came along we were very excited. The...

Tuck Living and Learning Complex

The Tuck Living and Learning Complex at Dartmouth College, designed by Goody Clancy Architects and built by Engelberth Construction during 2007 – 2008 was a unique structure that required comprehensive commercial roofing services and architectural sheet metal work. As...

Austine School – Brattleboro, Vermont

The Melanson Company has been performing work at this school since 1981. The initial work involved re-roofing the major flat-roofed buildings with stone ballasted EPDM rubber roofs. This larger work then led on to smaller projects such as slate and copper repair on a...

Zorn Dining Commons – Keene State College – Keene, New Hampshire

Sarnafil produced this Project Profile after we completed the Zorn Dining Commons roof at Keene State College. It’s a great example of team work with a number of parties that helped create an attractive and functional building. To download the PDF version of the...

Commercial Skylight Installation

Providing a quality day lighting solution for the client, Melanson Service recently installed two additional skylights in this busy retail environment. The skylight curbs were pre-flashed off site to maximize the efficiency of this installation completed during store...


We've included a list of articles below we've written that may be of interest to you.

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When should I shovel the snow off my roof?

By State Fire Marshal J. William Degnan NH State Fire Marshal’s Office For immediate release: February 9, 2015 The weight of snow varies from one area of the state to another. The light fluffy snow may only weigh about seven pounds per cubic foot while more average...

Roofing Glossary

These are some common roofing terms used by professionals: Building paper Heavy-duty paper used in walls or roofs to prevent dampness Cornice Horizontal projection under the roof’s overhang Dormer The projecting frame of a recess in a sloping roof Eaves The part of...

Select the Best Roof Contractor

There is no fool proof method for selecting a professional roof contractor, but there are a number of things you can do to help you make the best decision possible when evaluating contractors: Check for a permanent place of business, telephone number, tax I.D. number...


RoofConnect is a professional roofing trade organization, comprised of over 60 independent commercial roofing companies throughout the U.S. This affiliation recognizes the need for complete regional/national coverage of consistent superior service from the most...
“Dean did an excellent job of managing the work while keeping the work site safe and clean. He also had to coordinate his team’s work schedule with that of another contractor. In addition, Dean carried out his pledge to have a crew return and rake out the lawn after the ice melted, when the debris was more evident.”
Jim Varnier

Carter-Witherell Center, Carter Community Building, Lebanon, NH

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