Budgeting for a Commercial Roof Replacement

February 21, 2024

Replacing a commercial flat roof can be a significant investment for any business. As a commercial roof contractor, several considerations go into budgeting for such a project when working with a client. What We Take Into Account When Bidding a New Commercial Roof Here are the key considerations that need to be taken into account … Read More

What Are the Leading Causes of Commercial Roof Damage?

February 13, 2024

The 6 Leading Causes of Commercial Roof Damage. Being aware of the causes of commercial roof damage can help prevent the expense and business disruption of a damaged, leaky roof. If you are a building owner, Property Manager, or Facilities Manager, chances are you have had to deal with a leaky roof at some point … Read More

Does Foot Traffic Damage a Flat Commercial Roof?

February 6, 2024

 Commercial roofs are more than just an architectural feature; they are a crucial infrastructure investment, safeguarding the business assets underneath.  Flat commercial roofs face a unique set of challenges, one of which is foot traffic. Building owners, facility managers, and even employees often have to access the roof for maintenance, repair, or inspection purposes. However, … Read More

Commercial Roof Flashing 101: The Basics

January 30, 2024

What is commercial roof flashing, and do I need to know about it? When a roofing company is in the process of building a new commercial structure, one of the most critical components to consider is flashing. Flashing refers to the materials used to seal around edges, corners, and roof penetration that protect against water … Read More

How Do Commercial Flat Roofs Drain in the Winter?

January 23, 2024

How Do Commercial Flat Roofs Drain in the Winter? Building owners, property managers, and facility managers tend to stress out about the unique challenges that come with maintaining a commercial flat roof during the colder months. It’s bad enough that it’s cold and often quite difficult to even get up on the roof, but the … Read More

Commercial Roofing Contractors: How to Hire the Best for Your Business

January 16, 2024

If you’re a business owner, you know that it’s important to keep your property in top condition. This includes the roofing! A leaky roof can bring a business to its knees, causing downtime, lost revenue, and damaged inventory, fixtures, and equipment. Good commercial roofing contractors can help take care of any repairs or replacements your … Read More

Can solar panels damage my commercial roof?

January 9, 2024

As the cost of electricity increases, many companies are looking for new ways to generate affordable power. Solar panels offer an attractive option because they require minimal maintenance and can be easily installed on the rooftops of most commercial buildings. However, it is important to consider whether or not solar panels can damage your commercial … Read More

Commercial Roof Maintenance: Plan Ahead to Avoid Costly Repairs

January 2, 2024

Commercial roofs are often neglected until there is a problem. The damage has already been done by that time, and a costly repair bill is likely in order. The best way to avoid this scenario is to plan ahead for commercial roof maintenance. In this blog post, we will discuss some tips for keeping your … Read More

Commercial Roof Replacement: What is involved?

December 19, 2023

Planning a commercial roof replacement for your building? Here’s what to expect. Replacing a commercial roof in Minnesota is a significant undertaking that requires careful planning and execution. The process involves several key steps, which can vary depending on the size and complexity of the roof and the specific needs of the building. This blog … Read More

Can Your Commercial Roof Leak in The Winter?

December 5, 2023

Now that winter is officially here, many commercial building owners and managers start to think about the potential problems that may arise due to the inevitable snow and ice buildup on their roofs. While we tend to think of summer rainfall as the leading cause of roof leaks, winter weather can also pose a significant … Read More

Commercial Roof Preventative Maintenance Plans: Now Is The Time To Set It Up

November 28, 2023

The days are getting shorter, the weather is colder, winter is here–and December is just a few days away! That means it’s time to be thinking about budgeting your preventative maintenance program for your commercial building’s roof for 2024. And now is the perfect time to get started! By establishing a regular maintenance schedule now, … Read More

Commercial Roof Damage: It Could Be Your Biggest Expense in 2024

November 21, 2023

Your roof is more important than you think – commercial roof damage can cost you more than you think. A roof is one of the most important parts of a commercial building. It keeps the interior space dry and protects it from the elements. Commercial roof damage can lead to water damage, exterior building damage, … Read More

The Comprehensive Guide to Commercial Roof Preventative Maintenance

November 14, 2023

Commercial Roof Preventative Maintenance: Money Well Spent. Effective maintenance is crucial for commercial property structures, ensuring long-term cost efficiency. This is especially true for your commercial roof, which represents a substantial financial investment. Regularly scheduled preventative maintenance can extend the life of your roof, prevent costly repairs, and even increase the overall value of your … Read More

6 Tips for Taking Care of Your Commercial Roof This Winter (2024)

November 7, 2023

Commercial Roof Maintenance During the Winter Months This time of year can be problematic for your commercial roof. Snow and ice accumulation, freezing and thawing temperatures, and the potential for leaks all make it essential to maintain your commercial roof this winter. Luckily, you can take some simple steps to protect your commercial roof from … Read More

The Advantages of Flat Roofs for Commercial Buildings

October 31, 2023

Flat Roofs: A Contemporary Choice for Commercial Structures. Commercial buildings often feature flat roofs, and there’s more to this architectural choice than meets the eye. In this article, we’ll explore the benefits and considerations behind the prevalence of flat roofs in commercial buildings. Types of Flat Roofs There are several variations of flat roofs, each … Read More

The Top 5 Causes of Commercial Roof Leaks (and How to Prevent Them)

October 24, 2023

Most business owners and property managers are not roofing experts. So, when their building’s roof starts to leak, they often have no idea where to start when it comes to finding and fixing the problem. In this blog post, we will discuss the top 5 causes of commercial roof leaks and how to prevent them … Read More

Commercial Roof Snow Removal for Minnesota Businesses

October 17, 2023

Prevent Snow Buildup on Your Commercial Roof with Mint Roofing’s Commercial Roof Snow Removal Services. Are you ready for winter? According to The Old Farmer’s Almanac Winter Forecast for 2023–2024, “Precipitation in the form of snowfall will be above normal. The snowiest periods will be in late November, mid-to-late December, mid-January, and early February. Expect … Read More

Winter Commercial Roof Maintenance: Protecting Your Investment (2024)

October 10, 2023

The Importance of Winter Commercial Roof Maintenance At Mint Roofing, we understand that your commercial property is a significant investment. Ensuring the health of your commercial roof during the harsh winter months is crucial to protect that investment. Winter brings challenges like snow and ice accumulation, freezing and thawing temperatures, and the potential for leaks. … Read More

What Is Meant By Commercial Roofing, and How Does it Differ From Residential Roofing?

October 3, 2023

What is Commercial Roofing? Commercial roofing refers to the installation of commercial roofs for businesses, warehouses, and other large commercial structures. A commercial roof provides protection from the elements like snow and rain for the contents and occupants of the business inside. A sound roof is critical to a business’ operation, as even minor leaks … Read More

Budgeting for a Commercial Roof Replacement: 10 Tips

September 26, 2023

What you should know about budgeting for a commercial roof replacement Commercial roofs don’t last forever. Replacing the roof on your commercial building is a certainty. Unfortunately, we see far too few building owners and facility managers plan for the expense of a commercial roof replacement. We take no particular joy in our customers dealing … Read More

Commercial Roof Inspections: The things we find!

September 19, 2023

Welcome to what many midwesterners consider the best (and shortest) season of the year – Fall! Fall is a busy season for commercial roof inspections. Building owners and property managers want to make sure that their roof is ready for the long winter that’s just around the corner. Our inspectors find lots of things when … Read More

How to Prepare Your Commercial Roof for Winter

September 12, 2023

If you were a Game of Thrones fan, you might recall that the first episode was titled “Winter Is Coming.” Much of the first season focused on preparation for a long cold winter. Well, Winter IS coming, and we’ve put together a few things you can do to prepare your commercial roof for Winter. As … Read More

EPDM: The Best Commercial Roof Material for Minnesota?

September 5, 2023

What makes EPDM such a good commercial roof material? Commercial roofs come in all shapes and sizes and can be made from various materials. You have many options when deciding on roofing material for your commercial building. One of the most popular materials for commercial roofs is EPDM. EPDM has proven to be a great … Read More

Commercial Roof Leaks: The Real Costs

August 29, 2023

Nothing is quite as upsetting for a business owner as finding water dripping from the ceiling of their commercial roof. Even though we’ve had a long dry summer, heavy rain and snow are an inevitability in Minnesota.   Commercial roof leaks can cause a long list of issues not only for the building and its … Read More