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  • Residential Roofing Indianapolis

    The roof is arguably the most important part of the home; in fact, without a roof, a house can hardly be called a home. The roof provides comfort, security, and safety from the elements. So if the roof ends up with any kind of damage, it could end up compromising all of the qualities that the roof is supposed to provide. The roof is particularly susceptible to wear and tear since it is exposed to the elements, and in Indianapolis, those elements can be varied and unpredictable.


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Salesmen Biographies


Rob Yeary

Rob YearyRob Yeary is the owner of Universal Roofing & Exteriors. He is a graduate of North Central High School. Rob went on to become a 1986 graduate of Butler University, where he played baseball and studied business and economics.

Rob grew up in Indianapolis, IN. His ties to his community are strong as evidenced by years of his continued efforts to give back. Rob has a personal dedication to Wheeler mission, where he and several of his employee’s volunteer. He is on the foundation of the Roundtripper Sports Academy board that helps kids play baseball if they are unable to afford it. He also worked with the J. Everett Light Career Center on several projects helping kids with their vocation. Rob has been an active member of his church for the last 17 years. Rob brings his faith into his business by being a member of Truth at Works, which is an organization that helps business owners incorporate Christ’s approach into their work.

Rob’s approach to business is simple. Never take money down. Don’t ask to be paid until the projects finished, and if we make a mistake we will fix it. In addition to his own five children, Rob treats everyone who works for him like family. He currently lives in Carmel with his wife, Barb.

Kyle is from Muncie Indiana, where he attended Muncie Central High School and Ball State University. He joined Universal Roofing & Exteriors in 2018. Prior to joining Universal, Kyle spent 6 years living in Chicago and working as a data analyst for the largest commodity brokerage in the world. He also spent 5 years working in the insurance industry.

Kyle lives in Noblesville with his wife Lindzi and their 4 children. They have 3 boys (Talon, Jude and Finley) and 1 beautiful baby girl named Raleigh. His hobbies include watching and playing sports, wooding working and all things DIY.

Gary is from Indianapolis Indiana growing up near Butler University, graduating from North Central High School and Indiana State University. He has three children (2) daughters and (1) son that range in age from 17 to 27 and 1 grandchild age 2, also he has been married for 30 years.

Gary has been in the construction industry since the late 70’s, he started in the Roofing Industry with his Uncles.

He is responsible for sales; and also has a passion in coaching Baseball which he assists his son who is a head baseball coach in Fishers for a local Travel Team.

Sam Yeary
Sam Yeary
Sam began working at Universal at 15 years old. Since 2005, summers were spent playing baseball and cleaning up job sites. Through out the years, Universal Roofing & Exteriors was home for the summer until after college. He attended Depauw University and graduated with a degree in Computer Science and a degree in Communications. After college, Sam worked for RICS Software as an account manager before taking a trip with his wife, Erica, for 7 months in the tiny house they built together. Sam enjoys the spending time with his wife, dog, and family. He enjoys playing any recreational sports, the great outdoors and traveling.

Sam is currently a part of the XAP Drone Inspection team and a part of the marketing team.


Beshoy joined Universal in October of 2020. Bringing with him over 7 years of positive customer service from the fine dining industry. Beshoy lives in Noblesville with his 3 year old Aliyah Mariam. He loves being a part of the Universal family!


Derek is a local New Palestine resident with over six years of experience in the roofing industry. He played collegiate baseball locally at Butler University and Marian University, earning an all-conference accolade in his final season as a team captain and starting pitcher. He enjoys spending time with his wife, Maggie, and their three dogs in his downtime. Derek takes pride in treating every clients’ home as if it were his own and making sure his clients have a great experience from the initial inspection to the final job clean-up.

Chris E.

Chris is from Noblesville, Indiana. He graduated from Ball State University with a Degree in Early Childhood Education. Chris now lives in Fishers with his wife Becky and 6-year-old son Kellan. He enjoys traveling and playing a variety of different sports. Has been with Universal for 1.5 years.




Crystal Close
Crystal Close
Crystal Close joined the Universal team in 2016. She is a graduate of the University of Indianapolis where she studied Journalism and Communications. Crystal has two children, Brooke and William. When she is not working, Crystal enjoys spending time with her family, reading, and travel.

Sharon joined Universal Roofing & Exteriors In August of 2011. She is a graduate of Purdue University and has lived in the Indianapolis are since 1980. She has two grown daughters and four active grandchildren. She enjoys spending time with her family, cooking,  gardening and the family horse farm.


Utilizing 20+ years marketing and sales experience, Jill Hinds strives for customer service in her office administration role. In her down time, she focuses on home improvement projects and supporting her 501(c)3 not-for-profit, Healing With Words.


Maggie grew up in Chicago and moved to Indianapolis to attend Butler University. There she met her husband Derek. She transferred to Marian University where she studied pre-medical studies. Maggie joined Universal Roofing & Exteriors in 2020 as an estimator/insurance specialist. When she isn’t estimating at Universal, she enjoys time with her husband and three dogs.


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  • Contact Us For All Your Indianapolis Roofing Needs

    No matter what kind of Indianapolis roofing project you need done, we at Universal Roofing & Exteriors can help you to achieve it. Whether you want your roof to be repaired or to be replaced completely, we can do it for you. We can send a contractor to examine your existing roof and let you know what needs to be done. Once their assessment is complete, they can give you various options on how to proceed. Once the roofing project gets started, our assigned contractor will make sure that it gets completed as efficiently and quickly as possible.

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There’s no better combination than experience, quality products, and a strong work ethic when it comes to choosing a central Indiana roofing company. That’s why we are confident you’ll be satisfied with our work—so confident that we guarantee your satisfaction before you pay a dime. That’s right­—no payment unless you’re satisfied. Get a free estimate from us by filling out our request form or calling us at (317) 257-0779 . We can’t wait to give your home the attention and care it deserves.