Low-Slope Roofing

Duro-Last DuroLife 600

Duro-Last®, Inc. and DuPont™ Launch Sustainable 50-year Roofing System

The time has come for a roof to last nearly the life of a building. Duro-Last Inc. is announcing a sustainable, 50-year commercial, low-slope roofing system that significantly lowers replacement costs and reduces building materials entering the waste stream. Duro-Life™ 600 Roofing System is the result of a collaboration between two ...


hal

FARR Manufacturer Committed to Advancing the Roofing Industry by Volunteering Technical Expertise

Western Colloid’s general manager lends technical expertise to three prominent roofing industry groups. Western Colloid is a pioneer in asphalt emulsion and reflective elastomeric roof coating systems and is committed to the continued improvement of the industry’s codes and standards. Hal Arthur Leland, general manager for the company’s northern California and ...


General Coatings Life Cycle Costs

The Life Cycle Costs of SPF Roofing Systems Compared to Membrane Roofing Systems

By Mason Knowles. Spray polyurethane foam (SPF) roofing systems have been marketed for years primarily on their documented energy saving characteristics. As a result, much of the SPF roofing market has focused on property owners or institutions that pay their own energy bills. But what about property that is leased or rented, ...


Surecoat Low Slope Roofing

Easy Solutions to Low-slope Roof Failures – Part 2

By Monica Pedrique, Surecoat. How knowledge and prevention can make a BIG difference in the life of your commercial roof. In Part 1 we reviewed a few factors that affect the lifespan of a flat roof such as poor installation, weathering and wind-uplift. In this second part of our series we will ...


FiberTite Resilient Roofs

What Does Roof Resiliency Mean for a Building?

By Steve Kuhel, FiberTite. Understanding resilient roofs and their importance. The term “resiliency” is commonly used in regards to buildings and building envelopes. But what is resiliency? How does resiliency apply to roofing? Why should your customers invest in a resilient roof system? Having a resilient roof will ...


Western Colloid roof maintenance programs

The Art of Creating a Good Roof Maintenance Program

By Western Colloid. Learn why establishing a roof maintenance program can add years to the life of your roof and what goes into a great plan. Attention all building owners! Did you know if you establish a roof maintenance program then you can save yourself loads of time and money ...


western-colloid-upgrading-for-energy-efficiency

Upgrading for Energy Efficiency; It’s a Thing!

By Western Colloid. By getting a cool roof restoration, you’ll end up saving money and helping the environment. Cool roofs have been hot on the market for a while now, but are you waiting until you need a new roof to do it? If so, did you realize that you can do ...


types of commercial roofs

Your Complete Guide to Commercial Roof Types

By Evelyn Witterholt. Understand the benefits and drawbacks of each type of commercial roof on the market. For first-time or current building owners, making a roofing decision can be stressful, especially when you are unfamiliar with the types of commercial roofs on the market. Knowing even the basics of the ...


Western Colloid repair or replace

Skip the Roof Replacement by Repairing the Roof First!

By Western Colloid. Here’s how to tell if you need to renew, restore or recondition your roof, rather than replace it. If you are just coaxing your roof along until you absolutely must replace it, you should know that you have more options! Waiting until the last minute to repair your roof ...


western colloid roof inspection

How Are You Currently Managing Your Roof?

By Western Colloid. Questions about management styles that commercial roof owners should be asking themselves. As a building owner, your roof is an asset that needs a long-term care plan as it is your building’s biggest expense. All statistics show that roof maintenance saves you money, in both the short- ...


Showing: 1 - 10 of 39
DaVinci - Banner Ad - DaVinci Checks All The Boxes