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The Love-Hate Relationship with Commercial Roofs

You love your roof when it’s doing its job of protecting your building. But when it starts to leak and give you problems, you hate the thought of a complete tear-off and replacement. We get it. Afterall, why should companies endure the cost and disruption of replacing a roof when there are years of useful life still remaining in it? Simply put, they shouldn’t.

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Are Metal Roofs Indestructible?

Simply stated, no. Metal roofs are definitely known for their durability and longevity. They have unique characteristics, however, that can still cause leaks and widespread damage. Unlike a traditional flat BUR or modified roof, metal roofs are NOT designed to be waterproof. They are designed for proper water flow, meaning there should never be any ponding or standing water on the roof for an extended period of time.

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Select A Smarter Single-Ply Solution

Adhesion failure, erosion, weathering and seam failure are problems associated with common single-ply roofs. CLP™ Roofing Systems can typically be restored again and again following each warranty period, making them also a sustainable solution. That means a CLP™ roof may be the last roofing system you ever need to install!

Proactive Protection

Check out the latest article on proactive practices to protect your retail/restaurant roof when severe weather strikes titled“Proactive PROTECTION” in Retail & Restaurant Facility Business by Simon Roofing’s Shawn Morrow, Gulf Coast Territory Manager. View the full publication here. Read more: 7 Cringeworthy Anomalies That Can Severely Damage Your Metal Roof Water: Public Enemy No. […]

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Top 5 Coaching Tips for Facility Managers

There are a lot of similarities between a coach and a facility manager – both have a LOT of responsibility, need to be great multi-taskers and must be strategic to achieve success. Here are a few reminders any coach or facility manager could use.

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Tackling Ponding Water On The Roof

Ponding water is any water that remains on a rooftop 48 hours after rain. Any building with a flat roof has the potential for ponding water, but it usually occurs on low-slope commercial roofs. It is typically the result of poor building or roof design and/or poor drainage, and it can be widespread across the roof […]

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Don’t Replace When You Can Restore Your Aging Roof

Roof restorations can stop widespread leaks without the price tag of a full replacement. While some roofing contractors jump to a new roof recommendation at the mention of multiple roof leaks, Simon Roofing’s bias is always to repair, restore and then replace – in that order. Our expertise is in finding the most cost-effective way […]

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Up for a challenge?

Let’s get started. Below is a drag and drop game of how old Simon Roofing actually is. At the top, there are words of items that are older or younger than Simon Roofing, drag them to the OLDER THAN or YOUNGER THAN space. When you’re finished, hit CHECK to see if you know your stuff! […]

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Not all roof inspections are created equal

When it comes to evaluating your commercial roof, not all inspections are created equal. A conventional roof inspection typically includes both a visual inspection and an infrared scan to identify wet insulation. It’s a great start but scientific roof assessments go much deeper – both literally and figuratively speaking. What makes scientific roof assessments like […]

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3 Reasons why Simon Roofing’s Repair Warranty is better than the rest

Watch the video below to find out how Simon Roofing’s Repair Warranty is second to none! 3 Reasons Why Simon Roofing’s Repair Warranty is Better Than the Rest It covers both the repair made on the roof and leak coming through the ceiling. Roof leaks often travel so it’s important to identify and stop the […]