Cutting Down your Energy Costs This Summer

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With a record summer heat in the forecast and an economic downturn predicted, it’s never been more important to save a few dollars. Let’s face it, most of us can’t function without air conditioning in the summer, but it doesn’t have to break the bank to keep you cool. Here are a few things you can do at home to …

7 Ways To Keep Your Home Cool This Summer

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Sometimes hiding out in the basement just isn’t enough. In the hot summer months, it’s easy to go a little crazy when your home begins to feel like a sauna. Cranking up your AC doesn’t have to be your only solution. With a few simple changes, your home can be on its way to a comfortable, cool atmosphere. Use natural …

Installation Methods for Commercial Roofs

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Each unique commercial roofing system has its own installation method. Residential roofing methods tend to be very similar in installation processes, but commercial projects can vary greatly. This difference can be due to installation method, duration, safety and difficulty. Below we’ve gone into detail on the more common commercial roof types and the installation process for each. Sprayed Polyurethane Foam …

How Warm Weather Affects Commercial Roofs

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When compared to the ice and snow of winter, most building owners don’t consider warm summer weather to also be dangerous to their roofs integrity. Here are a few ways that the upward trend of warm weather can have an effect on your commercial roof. Thermal Cycle Temperatures are constantly fluctuating in the summer, even in just a day’s time. …

Is It Important To Invest In Preventive Maintenance For Your Commercial Roof?

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How a business owner approaches preventive maintenance will determine the performance and life cycle of their roof.  Consider the fact that spending a little bit today can save you tons of money tomorrow.   A preventive maintenance plan includes regular inspections, general maintenance and upkeep.  The cost of this is a lot less than having to get a new commercial …

5 Reason Why Your Commercial Roof May Be Leaking

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We all know that the weather plays a big role on the condition of your roof. The outside conditions from the freezing rain, snow, rain and wind can all take a toll on your commercial roof.  We have put together 5 things that you need to look out for that could be causing your commercial roof to leak.  There are …

8 Commercial Property Maintenance Tips for Spring:

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Commercial property owners and managers know that it is important to beautify the outside of their properties. This is of equal importance as  maintaining the care for their property inside. This not only good for looks, but also for safety to lessen any chance of mishaps or hazards.  It is smart risk management. Spring is a perfect time to assess …

How Does COVID-19 Impact My Commercial Roofing Project?

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Many commercial building owners are wondering if their current projects will get finished anytime soon and whether or not their current concerns will be addressed.  Not only that but will it be safe to do during the Coronavirus Stay at Home Orders that have been implemented in most states. The short answer to all those questions is yes.  Yes your …

5 Things To Look For When Choosing a Commercial Roofing Contractor

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There’s so many exterior restoration contractors out there; how do you decide who’s right for your business? We caught up with Chris Walden, our Vice President of National Accounts, who shared 5 non-negotiables you should look for in a commercial roofing contractor. No upfront payments As a client, you should have full confidence that your contractor is able to fully …

Combating Commercial Steep Slope Roof Winter Issues

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Steep Slope Snow Pileup Too much snow on your commercial property’s roof can compromise its structural integrity. Though commercial buildings are strong and durable, they have a maximum weight limit like any other structure. Monitor snow buildup as it persists and have a snow removal plan in place. Ice Damming Ice dams occur when the upper areas of an icy roof …