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Protecting Your Commercial Roof from the Sun

July 10, 2018
Protecting Your Commercial Roof from the Sun
When we think about how nature can deliver a beating to our commercial roofs, we usually think about rain and wind. But in dry, hot climates, roofs face another of nature's challenges, one that can be just as devastating over time: the sun. Prolonged exposure to hot sun can take a serious toll on commercial roofs, weakening them through thermal shock and UV breakdown, and heating the building beneath them.....

How to choose the best elastomeric roof coating

May 16, 2017
How to choose the best elastomeric roof coating
An elastomeric roof coating is an elastic coating applied to a variety of roof types to protect and seal the underlying roofing material, help stop and prevent leaks, and limit future weathering. They are designed to move with your roof and be more forgiving rather than remain rigid, a quality that makes them especially durable. Some coatings are also designed to cool the building. The term elastomeric comes from the coating’s elastic quality to stretch and move. Elastomeric roof coatings can be used on many industrial and commercial roof types such as metal roofs, concrete roofs, bitumen, modified bitumen or BUR roofs, EPDM roofs, or as a sealant over new PUF roofs.....

Part 1: Cool Roof Q & A

February 28, 2017
A cool roof is one that radiates heat back into the atmosphere rather than allowing it to be absorbed.....

Part 3: Cool Roof Q&A

February 28, 2017
We get calls into our offices daily telling us about a product that is advertising magical ingredients such as ceramics or glass beads and that stake claim....

Metal Roof Upgrade and Energy Saver Roofs

February 28, 2017
Metal roofs seldom wear out. The are lost from lack of maintenance. Temperature changes loosen component, weather erodes....