Robert King, the owner of A-1, started out as a contractor in remodeling and new home construction. Robert learned at an early age that your reputation will follow you through life. For fill in, Robert started hanging gutters for friends, relatives and referrals from old jobs. Then, he landed a contract from a major department store and at that time had to train installers and sales personnel that were 49 years ago. The key to a successful business is to treat customers like family.