Man coating roof on commercial building

Roof Coatings: What are they?

Commercial roofing methods have been around for as long as commercial buildings have been around. Gravel and tar built-up roofs were very popular in the 1840s. However, recent commercial buildings are built with a type single-ply membrane roofing system. For instance, if you were to look at new commercial construction, most likely the roofers would be putting on PVC (Poly Vinyl Chloride), EPDM (Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer), TPO (Thermoplastic Polyolefin), TPE (Thermoplastic Polyolefin Elastomer) or PIB (Polyiso Butylene).

These are all great roofing methods for new construction, but what happens when you have roof leaks or a worn out old roof? Continue reading “Roof Coatings: What are they?”

Roofing Articles on Storm damage claims.

Roof Installment: Can I Write It Off On My Taxes?

It is that time of year again: Tax Season. We don’t exactly wait in a fainted breath to file them. However, most people do try every way to get as much back as they can on their taxes. Combing through charitable contributions and work receipts, we look for anything to give us an edge. Sometimes, that can lead to asking the obvious question, “Are tax breaks available for home improvement projects?” More specifically, “Are tax breaks available for a roof repair or a new roof installment?” Continue reading “Roof Installment: Can I Write It Off On My Taxes?”

Roofer putting up shingles.

4 Tips To Picking the Best Roofer

Tired of hiring a roofer that promises a lot yet underdelivers?

Been there!

Picking a roofer is confusing at best and costly at worst. Additionally, most cities and states have hundreds of roofing companies that say the exact same thing. How can someone make a choice when they are all identical?

Plus, there are many aspects that need to be considered. For instance, what is the cost, how long will the project take, can they be trusted when no one is watching, etc.

There are 4 tips every home and building owner should know when deciding on a roofing contractor. Continue reading “4 Tips To Picking the Best Roofer”