Mankato, Minnesota – Commercial Roofing Contractor – Schwickerts, LLC

Tecta America Schwickerts

 Commercial Roofing Contractor in Mankato, Minnesota

Schwickert’s Tecta America is a leading Midwest residential and commercial roofing contractor and mechanical systems contractor with locations in Mankato, Rochester, the Twin Cities metro area and Lawrence, KS. Founded in 1906 by George Schwickert, the company has been a locally known name in Southern Minnesota for over 100 years. With offices spanning north and south of the Mankato headquarters, Schwickert’s Tecta America provides integrated products and services to customers in the areas of roofing, architectural metals, specialty fabrication, plumbing, piping, heating, air conditioning, refrigeration, and electrical.


National Presence and Tecta America

As a founding member of Tecta America, Schwickerts joined a select “best of the best” in the roofing industry across the nation. This resource sharing allows Schwickerts to serve customers with a national footprint more effectively. Tecta America companies are recognized leaders in their markets. Together, they offer a level of service never before attainable, using their combined depth of experience, resources, technology, and capabilities.


Community Service, Opportunity, and Growth for Employees

Offering expanded and better service to its customers provides greater opportunities for Schwickerts to attract and retain the most talented and highly skilled employees requires by the industry today. Schwickerts and its employees are active participants in their local communities serving as leaders in local initiatives and civic projects.


Our reputation means everything, and we will do whatever it takes to make our customers happy. Your customer satisfaction is what keeps us in business; our commercial roofing experts are the best installers in the state. We put quality workmanship and service over anything else. We offer routine roofing maintenance to keep your roof looking great.


About our Logo

For many years Schwickerts has been recognized by its familiar red “Bowtie” logo. Beginning in 2011, we have adopted a new logo and name to maintain brand familiarity with the market we have served for over 110 years while at the same time national reach as part of Tecta America, the nations largest roofing company. Today we are known as “Schwickerts Tecta America”  and are proud to display our new logo


Tecta America Corporation has grown to over 70 locations nationwide becoming one of the largest roofing contractors in the United States and is an approved applicator of  GAF, Johns Manville, Carlisle, and Firestone and all other major manufacturers roofing material.


At Tecta America, we are Roofing Redefined.

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Our Team


Kevin Palmer - President
Kevin Palmer

Kevin has been in the industry since 1993 and joined Tecta America in 2001. He is responsible for the operations and management of all Schwickerts locations.

Kim Schwickert - COO Chairman
Kim Schwickert

Kim has been in the industry since 1974 and joined Tecta in 2000. He oversees Operations and works on special projects, leadership training and developing new managers.

Derek Homrighausen Tecta America
Derek Homrighausen
Director of Service

Derek has been in the industry since 1999 and joined Tecta in 2000. He oversees the operations of the HVAC, Plumbing and Roofing Service Departments at all three Schwickert’s locations.


Bernie Cline Superintendent
Bernie Cline

Bernie has been in the industry since 1986 and joined Tecta in 2000. He supervises and coordinates the commercial roofing group, schedules work and assigns roofers to projects and assists in training employees.