Testimonial Quotes


“I have had the pleasure of working with John Herrmann and Bain Associates for many years. I have found them to be very knowledgeable about the products they represent and the roofing and waterproofing industry in general. I know when contacting them with questions or clarifications, I will receive honest and straightforward answers. I intend to rely on them as a resource for future projects.”

Richard Heiserman
Senior Associate/Architect
Ankrom Moisan Architects


“Working on waterproofing challenges in our projects, I’ve found all Bain Associates representatives to be knowledgeable and trustworthy for the entire range of products Bain represents.”

James Wilson, AIA

Senior AssociateSpecifications Manager



“The project support capabilities of Bain and Associates have been consistently exceptional, bringing experience and knowledge, and the strength of long-term Industry relationships to enhance the outcomes for our clients.”

Bruce A. Ryan II
Vice President
Professional Roof Consultants, Inc.



“Bain Associates has always been a pleasure to work with. They answer when you call and will do whatever is required to get the job done. It’s good to have a rep that wants to work WITH you.”

Luke Harrison
Project Manager
Bassett Architectural LP


“For many years, John Herrmann has been for me and the firms I’ve worked for the type of product representative that Architects can rely upon. John is driven to excellence in construction, and he manifests that drive through enthusiastic collaboration, searching for appropriate products and detailing to improve the project and ensure its success, while listening to and respecting the specific needs of the design team, contractor, and owner. He contributes to the discussion, providing valuable real world experience along with many years of practice, and never fails to provide insight and ideas.”

Michael Thrailkill


“Bill Thordarson and Bain Associates, unlike so many companies, have knowledgeable LOCAL product reps who are there to help; they have samples, local examples, whatever we need to get the products selected, specified, and on the job. I could not ask for better.”

Marc Chavez

Technical Director



“I appreciate working with Bill Thordarson because I trust him to provide the information I need to develop specifications for the projects I am working on. His responsiveness and knowledge always benefit our projects.”

Julie Taylor

Specifications Writer | Associate

Integrus Architecture