Tag Archives: commercial roofing

Why Roof Restoration is a Better Option than Replacement

If your roof is damaged and needs to be taken care of, you might want to consider restoring it rather than replacing the entire roof. Many commercial property owners have benefitted greatly from opting to restore their existing roofs with a Conklin coating. Here are some of the benefits of roof coatings: Lower expenses: Everyone […]

Commercial Roof Inspection Tips

The on-site roof inspection should be completed as soon as you have determined that the job is one you are qualified and prepared to perform. For more information on bidding on new construction and retrofit projects, consulting with the business owner, building a roof history and more, view last week’s blog: The Bidding Process. After […]

The Bidding Process

Because this topic is so important, we have broken it up into two parts. In next week’s blog, we will focus on inspecting the roof, taking core samples, detecting moisture, evaluating your costs of the job, and more. Bidding on New Construction New construction can be bid in several different ways. Typically, an architect is […]

Choice Roof Contractor Group Partners with Top Roof Marketing

2013 already has been a very exciting year for Choice Roof Contractor Group™, as there has been an upswing in more prospective members expressing interest in our extensive member support and benefits. Recently, however, an exciting development became official: the announcement of our formation of a strategic partnership with Top Roof Marketing™, a nationwide full-service […]

Roof Decks – Comprehensive Overview

The following blog consists of brief descriptions of the most common types of roof decks encountered, their particular strengths, liabilities and suitability for coating with Conklin roofing systems. To learn why Choice Roof Contractor Group and its commercial roof contractors exclusively use Conklin for all projects, visit the following page: The Conklin Difference. Steel Decks […]

Conklin Master Contractor Programs

In addition to the benefits and incentives offered by the Choice Roof Contractor Group, Conklin itself offers a number of strong motivators and accolades to those who achieve great success with their commercial roofing businesses. All the benefits of being a Conklin Master Contractor, as well as qualifications that need to be met, are fully […]

Commercial Roof Industry Rating Systems – Conklin Evaluation

We exclusively use Conklin roof systems because of their lab-tested durability and customer-verified reputation. However, the reputation of these roofing solutions is supported by more than just first-party R&D and feedback from building owners. The roof systems we apply have undergone stringent review by highly respected rating organizations such as International Code Council, UL, Cool […]

Why Roof Contractors Should Track Customer Data

Keeping detailed records, files and photos on each roofing job you complete is a very important part of your responsibility as a roofing contractor. Your records should begin with information collected during the pre-bid inspection. This includes information on the history of the roof, its current condition, documentation of complaints, a copy of the specification […]

Commercial Roofing Industry, Manufacturers & Industry Standards

Changes in Traditional Materials For many years, traditional built-up roofs, composed of layers of roofing felts and bitumen, were the mainstay of the roofing industry. During the energy crisis of the early 1970s and recent energy concerns, the material used in built-up roofs declined in quality. During refining, more of the petroleum-based chemicals used in […]