Commercial Roofing Blog

Commercial Roofing Blog

Winter Forecast for Your Roof: Freeze. Thaw. Repeat.

In a year full of uncertainties, one thing is for certain – winter is coming. Many people enjoy the beauty of the winter season, but the bad news is it typically brings extreme cold temperatures, increased precipitation and high winds. Those weather elements are tough enough on us, but they can be even tougher on [...]

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Think you know roofing defects?

Test your knowledge of roofing defects and damage. Let’s say you’re walking the roof doing a quick inspection, which we recommend following any major weather event, and you spot one or more of the following types of damage. How would you describe to your roofing contractor what you saw? Let’s see how many you can […]

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The 4 do’s and don’ts of a commercial roof self-inspection

We all know the importance of roof inspections, but we all like to save money whenever and wherever we can. Many of today’s facility managers are very experienced and have “seen it all” when it comes to building exterior maintenance, so it may naturally beg the question. Can I just do the roof inspections myself? […]

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Commercial Roofing System Pros and Cons for your Building, Business and Budget

Advances in commercial re-roofing systems give building owners and facility managers many viable options. They also now have access to a lot more data to make smart, calculated decisions.

Choosing the right roof system means it’s the best fit not only for your budget, but for your building and everything housed within it as well.

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Connex: The Daily Grind / Disaster Management Webinar with Anthony Vross

The Daily Grind – addressing the FM issues that matter most. Where you find new solutions, answers to important questions and the connections you need to excel.

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7 Reasons for Choosing a Local-National Roofer

You want the resources and experience of a large-scale, national roofing company as well as the responsiveness and local commitment of one nearby. That’s why a local-national roofing company may be the formula for success for facility managers.

Facilty Focus Forum Podcast

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“Commercial Roofing: The New Norm” Podcast

Anthony Vross, co-owner of Simon Roofing, was recently featured in the “Commercial Roofing: The New Norm” podcast as part of the Facility Focus Forum series. Anthony joins host Rob Vaughn to discuss how to save on roofing expenses and how the commercial roofing industry is evolving. He also covers how to identify a roof leak, what to look for in a commercial roof warranty and navigating roof asset management in 2020.

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Managing Commercial Roofing Costs the REIT Way

Roofing costs can make up the majority of a building’s exterior maintenance budget. For investors in REITs or property management companies, the “roof maintenance expense” line item can make or break an annual budget.

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Commercial Roof Maintenance Tips When Reopening for Business

Many facility managers are getting back on a roof maintenance schedule after having recently been closed or open with skeleton crews.  Even with so much these days being described as “the new normal”, some things haven’t changed a bit. For instance, proactive roof maintenance still offers many benefits.   Top Recommendations for Safe, Proactive Roof Maintenance If you’re looking for ways to extend the watertight life of your commercial roof:  Inspect from the inside-out. First […]

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Roof Leaks in Medical Buildings Require Urgent Care

The actions a facility manager takes before a roof leak is spotted are arguably just as important as what they do after one occurs. In medical buildings, hospitals and clinics, timing and preparation are key to minimizing damage and jeopardizing patient safety. An ideal scenario involves being proactive with roofing maintenance and inspections, and being […]

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