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Industrial Roofing

When Industrial Roofing is the topic of discussion, many options come to mind. There are countless roof repair, maintenance and re-roofing options and methods promoted as the best and all are available to industrial facilities. When considering low slope roofing options, most systems will suffice. However; there are additional factors that will come into play prior […]

What wears out commercial roofs?

Exposure… Either long-term exposure to the elements (sun, water, freeze-thaw) or shorter-term exposure to damaging air pollutants and chemicals Structural Movement… Such as building settlement or expansion/contraction not accommodated by the roofing system Biological Growth… Such as vegetation in areas of standing water or algae Not Fixing Problems Promptly… These can add up to a […]

Cool Roof Systems in Knoxville, TN.

Cool roofs provide benefits in all climates throughout the South East. Cool roofs, with highly reflectivity and emittance, can be 70 degrees cooler or more during hot summer days when compared with traditional roofing materials. Cool roof systems save money and energy during peak cooling demand periods – typically mid-days, when electricity demand and costs […]

Commercial Roofing Contractors in Georgia

Roofs are constantly under attack by weather, structural movement, and stresses as well as chemicals present in the atmosphere. While normal aging will occur on all roofs, small problems stemming from neglect, abuse, contamination, error or accident can result in costly repairs or premature failure of the roofing system, if not detected. A regular program […]

Roof Dilemma: Maintain or Replace?

Is roof replacement a better option than maintaining it when the roof’s watertight integrity – its primary function – fails? In other words, at what point do roof leaks become intolerable, and it’s time to replace the roof? Think about how roof leaks can affect the bottom line: Interior damage: To ceiling tiles, carpet, computers, […]

High-Performance PVC Roofing – An Active Asset

There are ten key reasons why a cool, high-performance PVC roofing system is sustainable: 1) High reflectivity and emittance provide energy savings. Saving energy is an obvious sustainability benefit that helps reduce a roof system’s total life-cycle cost and conserve limited resources. 2) PVC membranes have a low carbon footprint compared to products like TPO […]