3 Essential Elements of Roofing Insulation

3 Essential Elements of Roofing Insulation

By | Commercial Roofing Installation

After your commercial roof is installed, there’s a tendency among owners and property managers to forget about it for the time being. But, once an issue arises, you’ll quickly remember the cost of that roofing bill and hope for the best with any repairs. Instead of waiting for the worst to happen, you can take better care of your roof by keeping it properly maintained and understanding how it is working for you. Your roof is a complex system and…

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4 Tips to Fix Your Roof Damage and Avoid Worse

4 Tips to Fix Your Roof Damage and Avoid Worse

By | Commercial Roofing Maintenance, Commercial Roofing Repair

The simple truth about many kinds of roof damage is that they could have been avoided with a program of regular maintenance, and the cost of that maintenance is far less than the cost of repairs. In some cases, just periodic checking of your roof would reveal issues that can easily and inexpensively be fixed, before they degenerate into major problems. In keeping with the theme of identifying small issues in a timely manner, here are four tips which can…

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Make the Most of Your Money When Budgeting for Roofing

How to Make the Most of Your Money When Budgeting for Roofing

By | Commercial Roofing Installation, Commercial Roofing Maintenance, Commercial Roofing Repair

No one wants to grow old. We do things that delay the inevitable such as cutting out unhealthy food and exercising more to ward off serious health issues. It’s a better plan to take care of minor issues now than to discover something down the road that could shorten our lifespan. The same concept holds true for your commercial roof. It has a defined lifespan, and certain things will bring you closer to the day that your roof needs repair…

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What to Consider When Your Roof Needs Fixing: Do You Repair or Replace?

What to Consider When Your Roof Needs Fixing: Do You Repair or Replace?

By | Commercial Roofing Installation, Commercial Roofing Maintenance, Commercial Roofing Repair

Believe it or not, long-term planning can pay off when it comes to the cost of your building’s roof. Whether you have just installed a roof and it is relatively new, or you have one that is nearing the end of its useful life, you can make the most of your roofing dollars by thinking ahead and having a roofing plan in place. What does this mean? Getting your roof evaluated and serviced annually can help you keep informed about…

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Best Practices for Roof Safety to Eliminate Risk of Injury

Best Practices for Roof Safety to Eliminate Risk of Injury

By | Commercial Roofing Installation, Commercial Roofing Maintenance, Commercial Roofing Repair

Many of the hazards involved in working on a roof are obvious, endangering the health and welfare of anyone involved in that kind of work.  Here we describe some of the hazards you might not think of when it comes to roofing work, and how you and your company can practice roof safety to help anyone working on a roof avoid the hazards. Common and not so common hazards Ladders to your roof can be a hazard all by themselves,…

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Do you have a guarantee for that leaky roof fix?

Do You Have a Guarantee That Your Roof Will Stop Leaking?

By | Commercial Roofing Repair

Most business owners have had the experience of a leaky roof which just doesn’t seem to get corrected, even though you’ve had a professional supposedly take care of the issue one or more times. There are of course, situations where it can be very difficult to pinpoint the precise source of a leak, but when you’re paying for professional service, you are entitled to full satisfaction, especially since roofing repairs can be expensive. What can you do about situations where…

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How Cool Roofing Materials Really Pay Off

How Cool Roofing Materials Really Pay Off

By | Commercial Roofing Installation

If you’re a business owner or the manager of a commercial property, you may already be aware of the fact that cool roofing materials reflect sunlight better than darker materials do, and that they absorb less heat because of that fact. However, there are some other very beneficial advantages of using cool roofing materials that you may not be aware of, which can strengthen your reason for using cool materials. Here are some of the less well-known advantages to using…

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6 Essential Elements of a Resilient Roof

6 Essential Elements of a Resilient Roof

By | Commercial Roofing Installation

The word resilience, as it relates to the roofing industry, has become increasingly important in recent years, as the severity of hurricanes, tornadoes and other weather-related events seem to be increasing in intensity, and putting greater pressure on commercial and residential buildings. The Resilient Design Institute actually offers the following definition to clearly indicate what is meant by the term: “The capacity to adapt to changing conditions and to maintain or regain functionality and vitality in the face of stress…

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Benefits of Proactive Commercial Roof Maintenance

The Benefits of a Proactive Approach to Commercial Roof Maintenance

By | Commercial Roofing Maintenance

If you are a building owner or facility administrator, the costs of commercial roof maintenance are likely one of your main concerns. You might do this by handling problems as they arise, but this could be the more costly approach. When you are proactive about the upkeep of your commercial roof, there are many benefits to your business. Proactive vs. Reactive Commercial Roof Maintenance The “fix it when it breaks” mentality is not always the best approach to major building…

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Solar Panels Could Harm Your Commercial Roof

Don’t Let Solar Panels Harm Your Commercial Roof

By | Commercial Roofing Maintenance

Solar panels can be an excellent way to harness the power of the sun and slash your company’s energy costs. But, they might cause a host of problems with your commercial roof if you don’t take the right precautions. In some cases, solar panel installation could damage a roof, void a warranty, or compromise the integrity of your roof’s systems. If you plan to use solar panels, follow these tips to protect your investment in both your renewable energy project…

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