Commercial Roofing Damage

commercial roofing damageThe roof that presides atop your commercial building acts as its first line of protection from Mother Nature’s elements and represents a significant financial investment. Your roof is also the most vulnerable part of your building and is daily exposed to elements that foster deterioration and decay, increasing the likelihood that your roof—and everything below it—may become damaged.

When commercial roof damage occurs, do you know where to turn for quality repairs that are performed correctly and to code?

The Scammer’s Creed

From roofing contractors who aren’t as experienced as they claim to be to outright scammers looking to cheat you, there are plenty of individuals out there looking to make quick money at your expense.

One common scam in the roofing industry relates to “storm chasers.” We’re not talking about scientists who track tornadoes in order to study them. Roofing storm chasers follow storms across the country to profit in places where a big storm has hit and local roofing companies are overrun with more repair requests than they can accommodate. Of course, since they aren’t interested in sticking around long-term, there is no incentive for them to make sure the roofs serviced last any longer than when they collect their checks.

Of course it’s just as common for a residential contractor to misrepresent themselves as a commercial expert when given the opportunity. There are countless types of commercial roofs out there and it takes many years of experience to correctly service them all. Because of the difficulty of commercial roofing and what is at stake, it’s crucial you choose a company with direct factory training and the knowledge needed to service your roof correctly the first time while insurance is paying for it.

Problem Solved

choice roof stormSo, what do you do if a disastrous storm or other catastrophic event has ravaged your area? When there is a huge spike in roofing claims that local firms can’t accommodate, are you just out of luck? Not at all!

In the case of such an event, additional help from professionals in other states may be needed to address all of the damage—but that doesn’t mean you have to close your eyes and just hope the roofer at your door isn’t a scammer.

Through Choice Roof Contractor Group, a nationwide association of verified roofing companies who keep each other accontable, you can always find a contractor who is honest and reliable. 

No matter what type of roofing services you’re in need of—whether routine or to address damage from a natural disaster or extreme weather event—you can find a verified group member to help you. If a local group member is overloaded with jobs in the wake of the storm, guess what? They can call on other verified professionals from across the nation to come and help pick up the extra work. The result is you can rest easy knowing your roof is being serviced by a reliable professional and, once the work is done, you will have continued access to expert follow-up work.

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Continuing with the storm damage example, your endorsed Choice Roof Contractor will act as your lifeline in dealing with insurance companies. The contractor will thoroughly inspect the damage to your roof and make sure the insurance adjuster didn’t miss anything. If additional damage is found, your contractor will document the damage and fight on your behalf to make sure the additional repair needs are covered by your insurance company.

Because insurance adjusters work on behalf of the insurance company, they will do their best to save the insurance company money. To combat this, your contractor will work on your behalf to make sure everything gets fixed and that the work is performed correctly and lastingly.

As previously mentioned, you can also count on this group for emergency service when you need it. We will promptly send someone to your location so that, at the very least, temporary repair measures can be made to stop further damage until more in-depth work can be performed.

Because of how our members work together, they are able to handle any type of roof work anywhere in the country! You also have the benefit of group-wide accountability, so you know that no one sent out will be a “storm chaser” looking to make a quick buck and then leave you in the lurch.

To learn more about Choice Roof Contractor Group or to find an endorsed CRCG member in your area, call (800) 670-5583 or visit the contact page of the Choice Roof Contractor Group website.

 

Flat Roof Repair Contractors

If your commercial building has a flat roof, the day will come when you need the services of a flat roof repair contractor. In selecting a contractor, it’s important to choose one that has expertise in the type of roof you have. Hiring a shingle roofer who mainly services homes can be disastrous, as roofing a commercial building is a completely different ballgame.

Types of Flat Roofs

flat roof repair contractorsFlat commercial roofs are a popular choice for commercial and residential buildings, and there are various types of flat roof systems to choose from.

One of the most common types of flat roofs is built-up roofing, or BUR. For a BUR system, the finished membrane generally consists of alternating layers of bitumen (usually asphalt, coal tar or cold-applied adhesive) and reinforcing fabrics. Surfacings used include aggregate like gravel, slag or mineral granules; mineral-surfaced or glass-fiber cap sheets; hot asphalt mopped over the roof surface; elastomeric coatings; or aluminum coatings. Asphalt BUR is the most common type and is made up of multiple layers of asphalt and reinforcing plies, forming a redundancy of waterproofing layers.

Single-ply membranes are another common flat roof type. They are factory manufactured and usually classified as either thermoset (EPDM) or thermoplastic (TPO or PVC). The main difference is thermoset materials become irreversibly solidified following heating, while thermoplastic materials can be repeatedly softened and hardened through heating and cooling.

Modified bitumen is also a common choice for flat roofing. It features polymer-modified membranes that are composed of reinforcing fabrics that serve as carriers for hot polymer-modified bitumen while it is transformed into a roll material. Similar to BUR membranes, the membrane of a modified bitumen roof is composed of multiple layers. This type of roof system is generally installed as a two-ply system, and it is almost always fully adhered. The surfacings of modified bitumen membranes include aggregate surfacing, metal foil-laminate surfacing, mineral surfacing and smooth liquid-applied surfacing.

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As previously stated, a commercial roof is a vastly different animal from a shingled home, and it takes special training to install and repair commercial flat roofing.

No matter what type of flat roof your building has, you can find a dependable professional to service it among the endorsed members of the Choice Roof Contractor Group.

The group is an elite, nationwide association of roofing professionals. New contractors admitted to the group as endorsed members must meet certain criteria.

Group contractors are manufacturer trained to properly install many different types of commercial roofing products, and our synergistic association gives members access to knowledge sharing and group support, enabling any member to expertly service virtually any type of roof.

These contractors offer various top-quality repair options to restore your flat roof to proper working condition, including specializing in applying industry-leading Conklin® roof coating systems, which restore an existing roof to like-new condition, address all of its problems and add many more years to its life.

Finding a Trusted Roofer Can Be Easy!

When you hire an endorsed group member, you can rest easy knowing that your roof is in capable hands. Collectively, our knowledgeable members have expertise in all aspects of commercial roofing.

To find a trusted Choice Roof Contractor Group member in your area, call (800) 670-5583 or visit the CRCG website’s contact page.

 

Commercial Metal Roofing Options

For commercial and industrial buildings, metal roofing has become a popular choice for a variety of reasons. Commercial metal roofing is known for its longevity and durability; its low-maintenance qualities; its resistance to discoloration and decay; and its robustness in standing up to physical impacts, fire, high winds and more.

If you’re considering a metal roof for your commercial or industrial building, keep reading as we break down some of the most common types of metal roofs and details about them.

Commercial Metal Roof Types

metal roofing optionsAmong the metal roofing materials used for commercial application, some of the most common include:

  • Corrugated galvanized steel
  • Standing seam metal
  • Steel that is coated with a blend of zinc, aluminum and silicon
  • Stainless steel
  • Copper
  • Aluminum
  • Painted or stone-coated metal sheets

Metal roofs can be further broken down into five basic profile types:

  1. Standing seam
  2. CF panel
  3. AP panel
  4. U-panel
  5. R-panel

Standing seam roofs are considered the most attractive metal roofing option—and they are also the most costly.

The name “standing seam” refers to a seam that has been mechanically hemmed at 12- to 24-inch intervals. One of the biggest advantages of a standing seam roof is it has no exposed fasteners; the panels are attached to the roof deck by means of screws and metal clips, which are hidden by the neighboring panel.

CF panel, or concealed fastener, metal roofs employ a lock-joint system that gives a clean and smooth appearance, and the fasteners are hidden. This type of metal roofing is known to be almost maintenance-free as well as fire and hail resistant.

AP panel metal roofing resembles standing-seam roofing but costs a lot less. AP panels use a pass-through system, which allows the screws to show. This type of roof is known to be very durable, low-maintenance, and fire and hail resistant.

U-panel roofing is typically composed of 26-gauge commercial-grade steel, which is heavier than the material typically used on metal roofs. U-panel roofing can often be installed over top of a shingle roof without the need for removal. This type of roofing can resist up to 140 mph winds; has a long life expectancy; and is known to be energy-efficient, low-maintenance, and hail and fire resistant.

R-panel metal roofing is low-maintenance and durable and presents an alternative to conventional roofing, as it can be retrofitted over top of existing roof material. It is also resistant to winds up to 140 mph, is fire and hail resistant, and is often made from 26-gauge steel.

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There are many benefits to choosing a metal roof for your commercial or industrial building. If you think a metal roof is the way you want to go, you can find a trusted directory of reliable commercial roofers working in your area through the Choice Roof Contractor Group.

We’re a nationwide association of endorsed, verified roofing contractors that have satisfied certain qualifications in order to gain membership, including having a good track record with customers, being insured, and abiding by sound ethics in all work performed. 

To locate a trusted endorsed member in your area, call (800) 670-5583 or visit the contact page of the Choice Roof Contractor Group website.

 

Residential Flat Roof Replacement

residential flat roof replacementIf the roof on your home doesn’t fit the cookie cutter mold of being a peaked roof with shingles, you may have a difficult time locating a willing contractor when you find yourself in need of roofing services. The reason is that many residential roofing contractors don’t know how to install or perform repairs on unique roof types, such as flat roofs. So when you’re in need of residential flat roof replacement, for instance, you may find yourself up the proverbial creek without a paddle.

The solution is hiring a roofer that has expertise in both commercial and residential roofing. Since flat roofs are a common choice for commercial buildings, the technicians at a dual-service roofing company—one that services both commercial and residential roofs—can bring their commercial roofing expertise to your residential job and provide you with the residential flat roof services you need without it costing a fortune.

Benefits of Flat Roofs

Flat roofs are a common choice for commercial and industrial buildings, but they are a lot less common on North American homes. For homeowners who opt for a flat roof on their house, there are various benefits, including:

  • Style – Flat roofs give homes an attractive, modern look with clean lines and unique style.
  • Usable Space – One of the reasons flat roofs are an alluring choice for commercial buildings is they turn the top of a building into an extra floor of usable space—and the same principle holds true on a home. When your house has a flat roof, you can utilize that space for a rooftop deck, a rooftop garden and more.
  • Cost – Flat roofs are a comparatively low-cost option when initially installed.
  • Easy Access – Because they are flat and not pitched, flat roofs are easy to access and walk on. This makes tasks like cleaning gutters, hanging Christmas lights and more much easier to accomplish.

Replacement Isn’t Always Necessary

flat roof alternativeDid you know that, statistically, roofs are replaced prematurely as much as 70-80 percent of the time? An expert roofing contractor with a good reputation will never advise roof replacement unless there is absolutely no other viable option.

Oftentimes, an outside-the-box roofing solution like applying a high-quality roof coating can delay the need for roof replacement by years. Roof coatings are a popular solution for commercial roofs, and they are an excellent option for a flat residential roof, as well.

A roof coating can fix all of your existing roof’s problems with one application and extend the life of your current roof by many years.  A roof coating adds an extra, protective membrane layer over top of an old roof, restoring it to like-new condition at a fraction of the cost that a labor-intensive roof replacement would require. The various benefits of our group’s preferred roof coating include:

  • ENERGY STAR® certified
  • Fully waterproof solution
  • Backed by 40-year reputation
  • Guaranteed to extend roof life up to 18 years
  • Completely seals your existing roof and protects it from Mother Nature’s elements
  • Roof can be re-coated later on for even greater life extension
  • No expensive, labor-intensive roof tear-off needed
  • Less maintenance and upkeep required
  • Can lower roof temperature by up to 80 degrees

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Sometimes a roof must be replaced and there is no other choice; the time will eventually come when even a well-maintained roof needs replacing. When that time arrives, only a licensed, knowledgeable roofing contractor should ever be engaged to perform the work.

Time and time again, reputable roofers get called in to fix problems that have resulted from an inexperienced roofer performing work on a building. Oftentimes, that shoddy work that wasn’t performed to code leads to bigger, much more expensive problems. As with so many things in life, it’s better to do it right the first time.

A Trusted Source for Reliable Roofers

Finding a reputable roofing professional is easier than you think. If you’d like to choose from among an association of trusted roofing contractors located throughout the United States that are accountable to each other, look no further than the Choice Roof Contractor Group.

We represent a nationwide group of roofing professionals that are located throughout the U.S. Roofing companies who wish to join must meet certain requirements. To locate a CRCG member in your area, call (800) 670-5583 or visit the contact page of the Choice Roof Contractor Group website. One of our friendly roofing professionals will be glad to assist you and connect you with a member in your area.

How We Generate Most of Our Leads

In addition to members sharing leads with each other, Choice Roof Contractor Group provides occasional commercial roofing leads directly. Because of the way these leads are generated, they are very high quality and are known for exceptional closing rates. The main difference is that prospective customers want a Choice Roof Contractor to do their roof – not just anyone.

You may have wondered how we generate most of the leads we receive and pass on to our endorsed members. Today, we would like to address that question.

Outstanding Rankings on Google

top seo rankingsSince the launch of Choice Roof Contractor Group, our online marketing has been handled by Top Roofing Marketing, which is owned by one of the co-founders.

Through diligent and knowledgeable efforts in the area of marketing, our website has attained first-page rankings on Google for more than 200 different searches nationwide! That’s a huge deal!

What that means for our members is a lot of online traffic is being directed to our website—traffic that can turn into estimate requests from potential clients, which means quality leads are subsequently being funneled to our members.

Roofing Association Approach

roofing associationWhen building owners and facility managers go to our website, they are given much more than a “free local quote” (i.e. the only true offering provided by lead generation websites like HomeAdvisor). With the Choice Roof Contractor Group, they get group-wide accountability, a group of independent contractors who share their knowledge with each other, and much more.

Because our focus is on giving peace of mind to building owners instead of convincing them to let us sell their contact information, prospective customers are naturally drawn to working with our group.

Helping One Another

helping each otherOne of the core benefits of group membership is the incredible association our members have with one another. When you encounter a problem you’re not sure how to address, for instance, there is almost always another member who has been there, done that and can advise you.

Our members also pass on quality leads to one another. Some recent examples:

  • Carl Humes of Hometown Commercial Roofing in Texas shared a lead with Jose Lomeli of Chase Roofing in Virginia Beach.
  • Sam Hostetler of Five Star Roofing in Montana referred a Holiday Inn franchise owner to Robert Brenneman in South Missouri.

We could cite more such examples of CRCG members passing good, qualified leads to one another. And why do these leads keep coming? Keep reading.

Our Core Purpose

core purposeThe credibility of our group of contractors and the peace of mind they offer customers are key components of why we’re leading the industry and why our reputation is so solid.

While lead generation is part of what we offer at Choice Roof Contractor Group, it will never be our main focus. Our members understand that getting leads without offering the value needed to close a sale is worthless. No matter how many leads may come their way, members ultimately get the job because of how they set themselves apart from the competition.

It’s also worth mentioning that there is a lot more value in other benefits offered by our group.

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Belonging to Choice Roof Contractor Group means a lot more to members than just leads. To name just a few of them, our contractors benefit from:

  • Shared marketing strategies
  • Inside contracting knowledge
  • Complete commercial training
  • Life long group support

Our members also receive assistance in walking roofs, bidding on jobs, making presentations, completing their first installs and more. They further benefit from ongoing mentorship and expertise from veteran commercial roofers; dedicated marketing support; additional commercial job prospects from partners, network members and satisfied customers; support and business opportunities from our preferred partners and suppliers; professional commercial roofing training; discounts on industry-leading roofing products; and so much more.

Through our family of contractors, we are providing invaluable help to many roofing professionals throughout the country—from new roofers to veterans looking to expand.

For more information about what Choice Roof Contractor Group has to offer, call 800-670-5583 today.

Commercial Flat Roof Replacement Avoidance

commercial flat roof replacementThe age-old adage “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” has definite application to commercial roofs. Keeping up on routine inspections and maintenance for your roof is the wise—and less expensive—route, while neglecting your roof will only lead to costly headaches down the road.

Flat roofs are a common type of roof found on commercial and industrial buildings. While they have their benefits, flat roofs are also prone to a common set of problems—any of which can lead to the need for premature roof replacement if ignored. Proper and proactive maintenance is essential for flat roof replacement avoidance.

Common Flat Roof Problems

Some of the most common problems associated with flat roofs include blistering; ridging; splitting; and ponding water, or water that remains on a roof for a prolonged period of time. The expense to fix these problems can add up to many thousands of dollars. If you want to avoid such costs, it is absolutely crucial that regular maintenance is performed on your roof.

To properly maintain a flat roof and help avoid some of the common problems they’re prone to developing, building owners can follow these maintenance tips:

  • Proper drainage: Flat roofs drain less efficiently than pitched roofs, which means they are more apt to accumulate water following storms or snow melt. If this standing water is not drained properly, it can cause significant damage to both your roof and your building interior. Installing proper drainage, like hoppers, automatic pumps, gutters and drains, can help reduce the risk of ponding water and its related damage by diverting water away from the roof.
  • Remove snow & debris: The accumulation of snow and debris can cause significant damage to a flat roof if it is left to sit atop the roof. When snow begins to melt or water becomes trapped beneath leaves and other debris, various problems can develop. It is important to remove snow and debris promptly. This can be done through regularly scheduling roof cleaning and debris removal and also conducting snow and debris removal following large storms.
  • Maintenance of trees: Any trees growing around the perimeter of your flat roof can be problematic. Overhanging branches can scratch and damage your roof in windy conditions, and leaves can also fall from trees and collect on your roof, impairing its draining ability. In general, a clearance of at least 3 feet should be maintained between tree branches and your roof.

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Roof maintenance should only be performed by a licensed and knowledgeable roofing contractor. Letting an inexperienced person work on your roof could not only cause further damage, but it can nullify your warranty.

When you’re looking for an expert to perform flat roof maintenance and repairs, the Choice Roof Contractor Group is a prime resource for finding a commercial roofer in your area.

We’re a nationwide association of roofing contractors. Each of our endorsed members has met certain qualifications in order to gain membership, such as having a good track record with customers, being fully licensed and insured, and adhering to proper business practices.

To find a verified member in your area, call (800) 670-5583 or visit the contact page of the Choice Roof Contractor Group website.

Commercial Flat Roof Repair Tips

commercial flat roof repairFlat roofs are a common choice for commercial and industrial buildings—unfortunately, they are prone to a common set of problems. The following commercial flat roof repair tips can help building owners reduce their flat roof repair costs and extend the life of their roof. After all, it makes much more sense to protect the roof you have than to pay for an expensive roof replacement because it wasn’t properly cared for.

1. Attend to Water Issues

The term “flat roof” is somewhat misleading, as nearly all flat roofs are actually slightly pitched by a few degrees to help with water drainage. Ponding water is one of the most common problems associated with a flat roof because the slope is so low. Insulation compression, foot traffic and minor roof deck imperfections can all cause water to accumulate on a flat roof. To help prevent the damage that can result from ponding water, a good temporary measure is to carefully sweep off accumulated water each time there has been a heavy storm.

2. Protection from the Sun

Like other types of roofs, flat roofs are prone to sustaining damage from the sun. BUR and modified bitumen roofs are particularly vulnerable to sun-related damage because heat from the sun cooks the important chemicals out of the layers, and single-ply roofs are susceptible to damage from ultraviolet radiation. The best option for protecting your flat roof from sun damage is a high-quality roof coating system, which helps reflect the heat and UV rays. Application of a high quality, reflective roof coating also minimizes expansion and contraction for a longer-lasting roof.

3. Keep Up on Maintenance

No matter what kind of roof you have, regular maintenance is crucial for keeping it in good condition and helping it reach its full life expectancy. In addition to semiannual inspections, have your roof examined by a professional every time there is a significant storm or other event that could cause damage. Have any damage promptly repaired.

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When you own a commercial or industrial building, engaging the services of a trusted roofing professional is essential. But where do you look? And how can you know for sure that a roofer has proper training and strong incentives to do a great job? That’s where the Choice Roof Contractor Group comes in.

Choice Roof Contractor Group is a trusted association of roofing professionals located throughout the United States. The requirements to join the group as a member are stringent, so you know you’re hiring a dependable contractor when you engage an endorsed member of the group.

To find a trusted member in your area, call (800) 670-5583 or visit the contact page of the Choice Roof Contractor Group website.

 

Residential Flat Roof Repair

residential roof repairNo two people are made just alike, and no two homes are, either. For instance, not every residential structure has a shingle roof. If you have an atypical kind of roof on your home, such as a flat roof, you may have a difficult time finding a roofing contractor that is willing to provide you with services.

Many homeowners are turned down by roofers because they don’t have a shingled roof; the majority of residential roofers simply don’t have the expertise to service a roof that doesn’t fit the typical mold. If you are a homeowner in this situation and cannot find a roofer to perform residential flat roof repair work on your home, do you know where to turn?

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There are many high-caliber roofing companies that perform dual services, attending to both commercial and residential roofs; you simply need to know where to look in order to find one. When you have an unusual type of roof on your home, engaging the services of this type of roofing contractor is the best way to go.

A roofer that has expertise in both commercial and residential roofing can service your residential flat roof and provide you with the expert repairs you need. Commercial roofers attend to flat roofs frequently, as they are a popular choice for commercial and industrial buildings, so you can trust the skills of a commercial roofing company when they approach your residential flat roof.

A Standout Solution to Avoid Replacement

residential roof coatings repairOne of the benefits of a dual-service roofing company is that you, the homeowner, will receive flat roofing know-how married with residential roofing knowledge, resulting in a finished product that boasts the best of both worlds.

For commercial flat roof application, one of the best solutions in the business is a roof coating system from Conklin—and this solution can be applied to a residential flat roof, restoring your old roof to like-new condition and addressing all of its existing issues in one top-quality application.

A roof coating adds an extra, protective membrane layer atop an existing roof and is an ideal solution for many residential flat roofs. The benefits of a roof coating system include:

  • No expensive roof tear-off and landfill fees
  • Backed by 40-year track record for excellence
  • ENERGY STAR® certified
  • Fully waterproof solution
  • Extends the life of your roof by up to 25 years
  • Can be re-coated later for even greater life extension
  • Completely seals roof from Mother Nature’s elements
  • Less maintenance and upkeep needed
  • Can lower roof temperature by as much as 80 degrees
  • Roof system can help pay for itself via energy savings

Nationwide Roster of Trusted Roofing Contractors

To find a dual-service roofing contractor that offers Conklin roofing solutions and flat roof replacement services, look no further than the Choice Roof Contractor Group. This nationwide association of trusted roofing contractors is a veritable who’s who within the roofing industry.

Roofing contractors belonging to Choice Roof Contractor Group must meet requirements in order to gain membership, including having a good track record, being fully licensed and insured, and using best safety practices. If we’re unable to find a member in your area, we can help you find someone through Networx.

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Choice Roof Contractor Group members are located throughout the United States. To find a group member in your area, call (800) 670-5583 or visit the contact page on the Choice Roof Contractor Group website. One of our friendly professionals will be happy to speak with you and connect you with a trusted roofing company in your area.

Cheap Commercial Roofing Alternatives

cheap-commercial-roofingLet’s face it: We all want to save money. But there are good areas in which to save money and there are bad areas in which to save money. Your commercial roof definitely falls into the latter category.

When it comes to the valuable asset and investment that is your commercial building, you never want to cut corners. Doing so is likely to lead to big problems down the road that will end up costing you much more than you would have spent if you had hired a trusted professional to do the work in the first place.

How to Save Money the Right Way

If you’re looking for a cheap commercial roofing system installed by a cheap contractor, you’re going to get what you pay for: cheap quality for a cheap price. However, there is a cutting-edge option that can extend the life of your existing roof, increase the energy efficiency of your building and save you money all in one go—without sacrificing quality in the bargain. Thankfully, this is a viable option for most buildings – an experienced professional can help determine if it is for you or not.

If you want to save money on your commercial roof, a high-quality roof coating system may be the solution you’re looking for.

Roof Coating Benefits

roof coating alternativeRoof coatings are an outstanding option to address the problems of an existing roof and restoring it to like-new condition. This is done at a fraction of the cost that a full roof replacement would entail—and without the business-disrupting process of a roof tear-off.

The following are some of the many advantages of a roof coating system:

  • Restores existing roof to like-new quality
  • Reinforces old roof with a robust, long-lasting membrane
  • Provides seamless, waterproof protection
  • Resistant to Mother Nature’s influences, including strong winds, hail and UV rays
  • Expands and contracts with fluctuating temperatures
  • Protects against tearing and rupturing
  • Significantly less expensive than roof replacement
  • No costly and labor-intensive roof tear-off
  • Can cut utility costs by as much as 15 percent
  • ENERGY STAR® certified
  • Non-prorated warranty options
  • System can be recoated down the road at lower cost to extend your existing roof’s life even further

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Roofing work should never be performed by anyone who is not a licensed, experienced contractor. Fortunately, commercial building owners throughout the United States can find reputable roofing professionals right in their own area through the Choice Roof Contractor Group.

Roofing companies belonging to this elite, nationwide association of contractors must meet certain requirements before they are granted membership. What this means for you as a building owner is peace of mind that the contractor you choose has a reputation for excellence, a good track record, and is fully licensed and insured. 

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To locate a Choice Roof Contractor Group member in your area, call (800) 670-5583 or visit the contact page on the Choice Roof Contractor Group website. One of our professionals will be happy to speak with you and link you up with a trusted roofing company in your area.

 

Groundwork Laid for Future Business Expansion Between Conklin Company and BASF Corporation

basf-conklinLeaders representing the Conklin Company and BASF Corporation met in Houston, Texas, earlier this month to prepare for future joint ventures between the two companies that are planned to take place within the commercial roofing industry.

Conklin and BASF have successfully partnered nationally in the spray polyurethane foam insulation business for more than 25 years. In today’s environment of money-consciousness and increased concern over energy efficiency, spray polyurethane roofing foam systems are continuing to gain market share.

“BASF Corporation and the Conklin Company share the same fundamental commitment to quality and customer service. We are very excited to expand our business together in the North American commercial roofing market,” Conklin Company Owner, President and CEO Charles W. Herbster said, as quoted in a press release from Conklin.

Dave Heineman, former Governor of Nebraska and member of the Conklin Company Board of Directors, further stated:

“Conklin Company Independent Distributors and roofing contractors hold a special place in the free enterprise system as business owners, entrepreneurs, and drivers of the U.S. economy. The Conklin Company and BASF Corporation have a large impact on the roofing industry and our collaboration together, both now and well into the future, is a very powerful combination.”

BASF Corporation is a highly respected chemical manufacturing company based in Germany, with annual worldwide sales totaling over $70 billion.

Details regarding the expanded joint venture between Conklin and BASF Corporation discussed during the meeting will be released in the coming months.