Ballasted commercial roofs have been around for decades, and there are many reasons why. Ballast – and the waterproof membrane it holds in place beneath – can handle building movement well. Ballast, which is a natural material, aesthetically […]
Routine maintenance inspections of your roofing system should take place at least twice a year: in the spring and the fall. The fall inspection is important to ensure that it is ready for the inclement weather of the winter months. Here are some areas […]
Rooftop penetrations are a necessary evil for commercial buildings as they accommodate critical components, such as HVAC equipment, pipes, skylights, communication equipment, cables, wiring, hatches, safety rails and various other paraphernalia. […]
Your commercial roof provides shelter and keeps out harsh weather such as wintertime storms and frigid temperatures. It may not be “top-of-mind” in the middle of summer, but for your roof to keep protecting you during the impending harsh weather, now […]
If you’re in the market for a new commercial roof there are a lot of questions you’ll need to get answered first, including how long the company has been in business, what materials they use, and their reputation.
Budgeting for a new commercial roof? The installation cost of materials and labor that your contractor charges will certainly be significant – probably the costliest “line item” you’ll incur over the life of your roof. But keep in mind that there are […]
A commercial roof provides your business and everyone inside it with protection from harsh weather, but the roof itself truly takes a beating during those storms. Whether you are in an area that gets hurricanes or just intense storms that involve […]
If you are doing research on the most eco-friendly commercial roofing systems available for your project, you are likely to note that “cool roof” and “green roof” are widely mentioned. It’s for good reason that these two roofing options are popular […]