The home improvement pros at WeatherProof Roofing in Colorado have come up with an unusual sales promotion: Clients who purchase a new roof before Oct. 1 will receive a certificate redeemable for a gun. The company website says homeowners can choose from an AR 15 rifle, a handgun, or a shotgun.

The new "Get a Roof, Get a Gun!" promotion is the only offer of its kind, owner James Webb told Denver's Fox31 news:

“We are the only roofing company in the country that is offering this. We figured we take a stand on what we believe,” Webb said. “We help protect the outside now we empower people to protect the inside." The promotion runs until Oct. 1. Webb is partnering with a local gun club to run the appropriate background checks.

Read more >