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Can I Apply a Coating to My Commercial Roof Systems

Question: What type of roofing systems can I add a coating over without having to tear off and replace? Answer: Coatings are only as good as the roof system they are installed over. Almost any type of roof could receive a re-roof alternative or restoration but the existing roof system must be in good condition […]

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Commercial Roofing Inspections Explained

How often should I have my roof professionally inspected and what are technicians generally looking for? Answer: Roof inspections should be performed on a commercial building twice a year, according to the National Roofing Contractors Association. Typically, after the winter and after the summer because those are generally the two harshest climates. In the winter, […]

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How Does a Warranted Roof Repair Differ From a Warranted Leak Location

Question: What is the difference between a warranted roof repair versus a warranty on the leak location? Answer: The difference between a warranted repair and a warranty of leak location is really two things. A repair warranty from some roofing providers means they could stick materials on a roof and you still have a leak that […]

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The Fine Print of a Commercial Roof Warranty

Question: What should I look for in a warranty for my commercial roof system? What does a warranty typically cover or not cover? Answer: First and foremost, you should hire a reputable roofing provider and understand the process of what they’re doing to help you make better decisions. If you end up with a warranty […]

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Commercial Roof Restore vs. Replace

Question: How does a restoration differ from a roof replacement and how do I know if my roof would qualify for a restoration? Answer: Typically, we would come out and find the facts about your roof – not all roofs are restorable. We think of restorations as a re-roofing alternative because it is taking a […]

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CLP™+ Roofing System Chosen as a Money-Saving Product by BUILDINGS Magazine

Simon Roofing is proud to announce that BUILDINGS has selected CLP™+ Roofing System as a 2018 Money-Saving Product winner. This product is a member of an elite group of 67 products showcased in the June 2018 issue of BUILDINGS and online at BUILDINGS.com. Finalists were evaluated by the BUILDINGS editorial staff for the money-saving qualities [...]

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Playing It Safe

Ensuring a safe job site starts with hiring the right contractor, and extends to treating the safety of the project as a shared responsibility between the roofer and the building owner. The view from above can be downright scary; not just because of the inherent safety risks of a commercial roofing job, but in terms […]

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Not All Bad Roofs Need Replaced

Many facility managers are told that the only solution for a leaky, problematic commercial roof is a complete tear off and replacement. Therefore, it’s common for companies to have replaced their roof when there are years of useful life still remaining in it. Needless to say, it’s imperative to have all the facts before making […]

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Transform Damaged Concrete

Knowing how and when to address damaged concrete is key to formulating an effective plan for resolving the issue. Fortunately, many forms of concrete damage can be addressed without resorting to a complete tear-out and replacement. There are concrete-alternative materials available on the market today, such as epoxy systems, that are proven to outperform traditional […]

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Breaking down the do’s and don’ts of commercial roofing warranties   Building owners and facility managers often think of long-term warranty on a commercial roof as a means of buying peace of mind, but they’re often so riddled with exclusions that they cannot be relied upon for much more than a hedge against catastrophic failure. […]

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